Coastal Medical Access Project Volunteer Program

Coastal Medical Access Project (CMAP) clinics  which provides health care to pre-qualified, uninsured adult residents who are not covered by Medicare or Medicaid and live in Camden, Glynn and McIntosh counties. CMAP's MedBank Membership Program assists qualified residents in 13 southeast Georgia counties in accessing free prescription medications. Clinics are located in Brunswick and St. Marys. Nonclinical volunteers at CMAP provide administrative and clerical support while clinical volunteers provide direct patient care.
 
Nonclinical volunteers can help at CMAP in a variety of ways:
  • Greeting patients
  • Answering the phone
  • Assembling and filing charts
  • Performing other clerical duties
 
Nonclinical volunteers can also assist in MedBank at CMAP by helping to:
  • Process Prescription Assistance Program applications
  • Call in prescription refill requests
  • Call patients to notify them that their prescription is ready.
 
Clinical volunteers, nurses, physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, dentists and hygienists provide primary, specialty and dental care to patients at CMAP clinics. These licensed health care providers can apply for sovereign immunity through the Georgia Volunteer Health Care Program of the Department of Public Health. For more information:http://health.state.ga.us/volunteer/gvhcp.asp
 
 
Nonclinical Volunteer Requirements
 
  • Complete Volunteer Application
  • Be able to commit to at least 100 service hours per year
  • Attend one or more interviews
  • Provide two letters of recommendation
  • Pass a background check and provide photo identification (driver’s license, passport, Georgia resident ID)
  • Attend volunteer orientation
  • Complete a TB test or provide documentation of TB test within last 3 months
 
Clinical Volunteer Requirements
  • Be currently licensed in the state of Georgia
  • Complete Volunteer Application
  • Complete a Volunteer In Health application and be approved through the Georgia Volunteer Health Care Program
  • Attend one or more interviews
  • Provide two letters of recommendation
  • Pass a background check and provide photo identification (driver’s license, passport or Georgia resident ID)
  • Attend volunteer orientation
  • Complete a TB test or provide documentation of TB test within last 3 months