Application Process


  1. Complete the application (PDF) and return by mail or fax it to 781-455.7922.
  2. Complete the CORI/SORI Form (PDF) and return it to the Health Department in person at your earliest convenience. We will need to see your drivers’ license at this time to verify your identity in person as well as take a picture for your MRC Badge.
  3. Once we receive your application and CORI form, you will be appointed to the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) by the Board of Health, we will notify you of your appointment by mail or email.
  4. After you are appointed to the MRC, you must go to the Town Hall and be sworn in by the Town Clerk’s Office. (Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
  5. You will receive a certificate of appointment upon being sworn in.
  6. The above process will officially provide town coverage for your actions in an emergency when you are under the direction of the Needham Health Department.