We are looking for volunteers interested in supporting the client-facing and admin needs of the Dental Operations at our 63rd st clinic. Our Howard Brown Health Dental Clinic is located on the basement level of the Cook County Public Health Building at 641 West 63rd St. This role will assist in checking in clients coming into the office for appointments and assist in other clinical office duties as assigned by the Practice Manager. You must be vaccinated and masks and other PPE are required while on-site and will be provided Any specific pieces of training will be coordinated by Volunteer Services or our dental team.
We are looking for individuals who can commit to 3 to 6 months. This can be a once or twice weekly role and availability is based on hours of operation 8 to 5 pm. Feel free to let us know what day you are interested in volunteering.
Howard Brown Health provides volunteers with the opportunity to volunteer in an affirming culturally aware environment that seeks to improve the quality of care for all marginalized individuals. Will you join us in serving the community and helping the dental expand the capacity of the work they provide to Chicago?
2. Orientation- Hosted virtually every 90 days on HOLD until further notice
3. HIPAA training certificate
4. CANTS Form (Child Abuse Neglect Tracking System
4. Bloodborne Pathogens training certificate
5. Mandated Reporting training certificate
6. Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
7. MBI Worldwide Background check Volunteers are sent a request after Orientation to verify identity before participating onsite or remote
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
- Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.
- Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.