Next Clinic: July 1st, 2020 (Services TBD) 

      In efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Riverside Free Clinic will be suspending a lot of services until further notice. At this time, clinic will be closed for the month of June. Any updates or notificaitions will be posted here. Thank you for your understanding, as we work to return to normal function as soon as possible. 

Counseling services will continue via web/phone for our existing and NEW clients.  The link below has information and instructions so we can contact you: 

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If you require immediate medical attention, please seek help at the Riverside University Health System located at 26520 Cactus Ave, Moreno Valley, CA 92555 or call (951) 486-4000.

For more information and resources please visit our Covid-19 page 

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Policies and Regulations

Attendance

  • Volunteers are required to attend a minimum of 4 clinics per quarter.

  • To receive credit for attending a clinic, volunteers must arrive by 4:45 PM and sign in with the Personnel Manager.

Sign-Up and Dropping

  • Sign-ups are done through your committee officer. Your committee officer will contact you regarding sign-ups each quarter.

  • Sign-ups will be finalized at the end of week 2 every quarter.

    • For any changes made after the committee sign-ups are finalized, you are expected to email your Committee Officer and Personnel Manager at least 48 hours in advance or earlier with a valid reason for your absence.

Duties at Clinics

  • Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 

    • Clinic set-up: organize tables and chairs, bring and clean all equipment and supplies necessary for your committee

    • Committee duties and responsibilities (see “Committees” tab on http://riversidefreeclinic.com/)

    • Clinic clean-up: wiping down all tables and chairs, taking down all equipment and supplies, getting approval to leave from committee officer, personnel manager, and clinic monitor

    • Assist in other aspects of the clinic as directed by Medical/Undergraduate Officers.

  • RFC volunteers have the opportunity to shadow medical students after completing clinic duties and getting cleared by your Committee Officer and Personnel Manager

    • Will be able to observe the patient care process: Interviews, physical exams, consultations with physicians, ordering medications

Restrictions

  • Undergraduates are not allowed to provide patient care (i.e. driving patients home, giving patients medical advice or instructions).

  • Undergraduates are not allowed to contact outside organizations on behalf of RFC without approval of the RFC Faculty, Personnel Manager, and Clinic Monitor.