Red Cross volunteering - page 2

I have a question, would volunteering with the Red Cross as an RN help count towards experience? I've been searching for a job for a long time now and was thinking of volunteering at my local Army... Read More

  1. by   Rose2013
    Quote from lillypad274
    How does volunteering and using RN skills relate to malpractice insurance? If you volunteer as an RN in a hospital, but not an employee, do you have to buy your own insurance or are you covered under the hospitals? ...

    Does the military allow nonmilitary RN volunteers to help in positions where they can use nursing skills?
    Yes they do. I am a volunteer LPN in a progressive care unit at a military hospital and I am covered under the hospital's insurance. I confirmed this with the hospital's lawyer