Santa Cruz County Medical Reserve Corps

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Storage of Mobile Medical Hospital
Mobile Medical Hospital Deployed
Mobile Medical Hospital Staff Tent
Mobile Medical Hospital ICU
Mobile Medical Hospital Operating Room

What Volunteers Do:

  • Support Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Participate in the Health Service Agency and County Incident Command System
  • Participate in trainings, local and regional responses
  • Staff mass vaccination clinics and mass care and sheltering
  • Triage and surge capacity planning, response, recovery and mitigation
  • Support Communicable Disease outbreak investigations and contact tracing

MRC Leaders Nancy Yellin, RN and Roland Sharp, MD visit medically fragile elders to dispense COVID-19 vaccine. They are members of the MRC Vaccine Strike Team (VST).

Mission Statement

Establish a volunteer network of local medical and public health professionals to:

  • Integrate into established community emergency systems for assistance during emergencies
  • Provide mutual aide to other communities when called upon
  • Offer consultation and education to the community

Santa Cruz County

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New! New Mobile Medical Hospital for Santa Cruz County