Volunteer Management Module 3 Dispatch and Demobilize Volunteers
Training and Education Collaborative System - Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (TECS-PERLC). (2012). Volunteer Management: Module 3: Dispatch and Demobilize Volunteers. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-TRAIN/Public Health Foundation.
This third course in a series on volunteer management includes information on managing volunteer stress; tracking volunteers at an emergency site; evaluating volunteer performance; and demobilizing volunteers. Although created to support a jurisdictional public health agency's response to incidents of public health significance, the general principles of volunteer management presented in this course may be applicable to the development of a healthcare facility’s disaster volunteer plan.