Skip Navigation

News Archive - 2016

News Archive

- 2016
- 2015
- 2014

December

Back to top

November

  • MCI Drill Preps UC Berkeley’s Medical Reserve Corps for the Big One
    November 23, 2016
    UC Berkeley's Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a student-run organization of more than 70 UC Berkeley EMTs and health professionals from campus and the Berkeley community. Though never activated for a disaster on UC Berkeley's campus, the UCB MRC recently sent EMTs to aid in the recovery efforts for Lake County's Valley Fire.

Back to top

October

  • How do you staff up a giant free clinic? Call in the Public Health Reserve Corps!
    October 18, 2016
    It's mind-boggling when you think about it: a pop-up clinic that provides free medical, dental, and vision care to over 4,000 people in just four days. This herculean community effort wouldn't be possible without an army of volunteers, and we are proud that over 275 of those volunteers are from our Public Health Reserve Corps!
  • Drive-Through Flu Clinic A Preparedness Drill
    October 12, 2016
    A drive-through flu clinic at the Putnam Middle School drew more than 60 people on Oct. 2. The exercise was sponsored by the Northeast District Department of Health, with the assistance of volunteers from the Ledge Light and Uncas health districts and the Medical Reserve Corps.
  • Thurston County Medical Reserve Corp Volunteers Offer Aid Throughout the Year
    October 9, 2016
    What do the Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic, the 2016 Canoe Journey Paddle to Nisqually and back to school immunization clinics have to do with each other? All three of these recent events featured the partnership and community involvement of the Thurston County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC).

Back to top

September

Back to top

August

  • Disaster Mental Health Expert to Speak
    August 18, 2016
    The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) of Dutchess County will host mental health professional Dr. James Halpern, who will present his disaster response experience on Thursday, September 1, at 7 p.m.
  • Local health department, Martinsville police tackle Zika
    August 15, 2016
    The Henry-Martinsville Health Department and city police department have partnered to let residents know about Zika and mosquito prevention.
  • FIU professors help fight zika, inform the public
    August 10, 2016
    In July, when South Florida became the first place in the U.S. to report locally transmitted Zika cases, the eyes of the nation turned to our area and found several FIU experts with deep knowledge and a willingness to help the community navigate the Zika outbreak.
  • Health screenings offered
    August 7, 2016
    Wood County residents ages 27 to 64 are eligible for free health screenings for heart disease and stroke risk.
  • Active Shooter Preparedness Program
    August 6, 2016
    The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) of Dutchess County will offer a presentation on Active Shooter Preparedness on Thursday, August 18, at 7 p.m.

Back to top

July

Back to top

June

Back to top

May

Back to top

April

Back to top

March

Back to top

February

Back to top

January

Back to top


8/10/2017 4:50:57 PM