Requirements

Requirements to Become a MEMH Volunteer

All prospective volunteers must complete the following:
• Arrange for a tour of MEMH facility
• Fill out volunteer release form for background checks
• Complete, as required (at applicant’s cost):
PA Access to Criminal History (PATCH): https://epatch.state.pa.us
Child Abuse Clearance: www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home
FBI Fingerprints (if volunteer has not been a PA resident continuously for the
past 10 yrs.): www.pa.cogentid.com
• Complete MEMH 2-Step TB testing requirement
• Provide proof of current flu vaccine
• Complete MEMH mandatory orientation: Corporate Compliance, HIPAA, Abuse, Resident Rights, Infection
Control

(Volunteer applicants 15 yrs. or younger, must have Parent/ Legal Guardian present at orientation. Parent/ Legal Guardian must also complete Junior Volunteer Form)