Thank you for your interest in becoming a Trainee at the Rhode Island Free Clinic. The Clinic relies on dedicated volunteers, donors, and community partners to provide vital health care to uninsured adults. As a Trainee you will be held to high expectations as a part of the Clinic's corps of volunteer medical professionals while also gaining valuable experience working in a healthcare setting.
Please complete this application to begin the on-boarding process. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom. Applicants for Trainee placement must be at least 18 years old to volunteer at the Clinic.
What to expect next:
A Volunteer Coordinator will review your submission and contact you within 1 week about any next steps. You will then be expected to participate in a Trainee orientation, to be scheduled either at the Clinic or at your program.
***Please refer to the following website for further information on becoming a Trainee here: http://www.rifreeclinic.org/ahec***
Additionally, you MUST be in ONE OF THE FOLLOWING HEALTH PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS to apply through this application:
Dental Assistant or Hygiene Program
Health Information Technology
Health Services Administration
Medical Assistant Studies
Nurse Practitioner Studies
Occupational Therapy Assistant Studies
Physical Therapy Assistant Studies
Physician Assistant Studies
Primary Care (Residents)
Public Health (Graduate Studies)
If you are a student, but NOT in one of the listed health professional programs, please apply through either the Administrative Volunteer or Professional Support Volunteer application.