Become a Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with us!

We currently welcome physician assistant students, medical students, Spanish language interpreters, and licensed MD, DO, NP, and PA providers to volunteer at our clinic. If interested in volunteering with us, reach out to our volunteer coordinator, Karoline Orloff (korloff838@marian.edu).

The clinic follows an Interprofessional Educational (IPE) model where two students work in a Patient Care Team (PCT) and report to the attending provider for that day.

Volunteer Positions:

  • Front Desk Attendant:

    • Pre-Med students or 1st year medical students.

    • Responsible for welcoming and registering patients and coordinating with the Patient Care Team.

  • Clinic manager:

    • 2nd year PA students or 3rd and 4th year medical students who have completed manager training.

    • Responsible for running the clinic on the day of operation, ensuring quality of care and patient flow.

    • If you are interested in receiving training for this position please contact admin@nearwestoutreachclinic.com for more information.

  • Spanish Interpreter:

    • Must be trained and approved by the Cultural Relations Manager

    • Provide interpretation between patient and provider.

  • Patient Care Team Lead:

    • This position is for 2nd year PA students or 3rd and 4th year medical students (who have completed a minimum of 2 months of FM, IM, or EM clerkships).

    • Completes patient vitals, history, physical exam, presents to provider, and writes SOAP note following patient encounter.

  • Patient Care Team Aide:

    • 1st year PA students or 1st and 2nd year medical students.

    • Assist the patient care team lead in completing patient vitals, physical exam, presenting to provider, and writing SOAP note following patient encounter.

  • Attending Medical Provider:

    • Licensed Physicians (FM, IM or EM) and NP’s (Family Medicine) or PA’s that have experience in primary care.

    • At least 1 year experience required

    • Please send us an email stating your interest in volunteering and attach a CV to admin@nearwestoutreachclinic.com.