Medical Reserve Corps

Information on how to join the City of St. Louis Medical Reserve Corps


A volunteer team of medical professionals who help existing medical infrastructure during an emergency. 

MRC volunteers include medical and public health professionals, such as physicians, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, dentists, veterinarians, and epidemiologists. 

Who Can Volunteer? 

Practicing, retired, or otherwise employed medical professionals, such as doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians, pharmacists, physicians' and nurses' assistants, mental health professionals, public health professionals and others.


By Mail

  1. Download and complete the City of St. Louis Medical Reserve Corps Application.
  2. Mail your application to:
City of St. Louis Department of Health
Attn: MRC Coordinator
1520 Market Street Suite 4045
St. Louis MO 63103
Volunteer Coordinator
City of St. Louis Department of Health
Phone: 314-657-1436


No Fees.

What to Expect

The Volunteer Coordinator Will contact your with furhter information on your volunteer status.

If selected for the MRC, Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers will have the opportunity to receive orientation and training, which will be helping to build a strong and prepared volunteer resource base that can then be rapidly activated during an emergency to help your friends, family and local community.

Additional Information

Medical Reserve Corps members and medical professionals are encouraged to register with, Missouri's advanced registration of volunteer healthcare professionals database.

Registering with does not obligate you to participate, only increases you capacity to volunteer by notifying you of a need for healthcare professionals in your area.

When you register, follow these steps to be added to the City of St. Louis volunteer registry. 

  • Click "Add Organization"
  • Expand the MRC Organization tree by clicking the plus sign next to it
  • Select "St. Louis City Medical Reserve Corps
  • Press the Select button in the lower right corner of the window
For more information please contact: 

Volunteer Coordinator
City of St. Louis Department of Health
Phone: 314-657-1480


Department of Health;

(314) 612-5100

1520 Market, Room 4051
St. Louis, MO 63103

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Contact the Department of Health

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