The first step to submit a completed
Application. Upon receipt Health Department
officials will review and determine whether to accept the
All new Adams County Medical Reserve Corps
(MRC) members are required to attend a volunteer orientation.
The National Medical Reserve Corps program has established core
competencies for all Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) units. The
Adams County MRC is emphasizing knowledge of personal
preparedness, Incident Command and first aid.
The following training must be complete during the first 6
months of becoming a MRC member:
and Family Preparedness Plan
Introduction to Incident Command Systems
Introduction to National Incident Management System (NIMS)
• IS-26 Point
Additional training through drills, exercises
and community events are available. All members are expected to
attend a minimum of 1 activity/event per year to be better
prepared for a health emergency.