At NYC Medics, we strive beyond just recruiting any volunteer. We realize volunteering can be a lofty and challenging commitment, and do our best to ensure that each deployment is safe, successful and fulfilling.
This process helps you assess your capabilities and what will be expected of you. Since disaster and conflict zones are fluid environments with high physical and psychological demands, it’s important to think about your capabilities and possible limitations and how they may affect you, the team, and relief efforts.
This must be completed in one sitting and requires:
If it’s a good fit for both of us, we’ll reach out to conduct an interview. Interviews take place either in-person at NYC headquarters, or with a regional volunteer coordinator by Zoom
Following a successful interview, volunteers will be asked to complete a medical questionnaire, which will be reviewed by the NYCM Medical Director
Although all medical professionals are welcome to submit an application, we encourage the application of those with experience in :
We do our best to respond to every applicant, however, it is not always possible due to the high volume of inquiries we receive, especially when we are coordinating a disaster response.