2011 NEW ORLEANS C.A.R.E. Clinic

New Orleans, Louisiana
Monday, August 29, 2011

        2011 NEW ORLEANS C.A.R.E. CLINIC 



HOTEL INFORMATION:

Hampton Inn & Suites New Orleans - Convention Center

1201 Convention Center Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70130
Hotel Phone: 504-566-9990
Hotel Fax:     504-566-9997

Web Site – http://www.hamptoninn.com/en/hp/hotels/index.jhtml?ctyhocn=MSYLAHX%20

The hotel is within short walking distance to and from the Convention Center.

The closest airport is New Orleans International (MSY) which is located 11 miles / 15 minutes from the hotel.  The hotel does not offer a shuttle service.  Taxi fare is estimated at $33.00 one way.

The hotel rate is $75.00 Single/Double and includes:

· Complimentary wireless internet access in guest rooms and lobby.
· Complimentary hot breakfast buffet
· Complimentary health club access
· Waived Phone access charges

To secure your reservations, please call 1-(866)-311-1200 or by asking for reservations at (504)-566-9990.

Please mention the National Association of Free Clinics (or group code NFC) when making your reservation to secure the discounted rate.

Reservation cut-off is on Friday, August 19, 2011.

The New Orleans C.A.R.E. Clinic needs both medical and non-medical volunteers!  Sign up today!

OUT OF STATE PRACTITIONER VOLUNTEERS - Please see the documents below that you need to fill out and return to the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners either via email or fax.  Please let us know when you have submitted the information to the Board so we may also send a letter from the NAFC supporting your request.  Please fax a copy of your license to 866-875-3827 or you may scan and email it to care@freeclinics.us

Special Event Permit Instructions.doc

Special Event Permit Application.doc

Please contact care@freeclinics.us for information on temporary licensure or if you have any questions.


OUT OF STATE NURSES (RN)
- As a professional courtesy the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) does not require nurses providing care in the state for a brief period of time to be licensed in the state they do however require all out of state nurses to apply for a temporary license..  Please download a copy of the attached form, fill it out and fax the completed form, your license, and drivers license to 225-755-7581.  Please also fax your license to 866-875-3827 or you may scan and email to
care@freeclinics.us

Please check the LSBN website approximately 48 hours after faxing in your application for approval at 
www.lsbn.state.la.us,
to ensure you have been granted permission to practice.

DisasterPermitAffidavit out of state nursing form.pdf

At this time Louisiana does not allow out of state Nurse Practitioners to practice but NPs from OUT OF STATE may serve as a nurse on the clinic day.


MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS: THE NAFC HAS OBTAINED MALPRACTICE COVERAGE FOR THIS EVENT.

 

Contact Information


  • National Association of Free Clinics


    1800 Diagonal Road Suite 600 
    Alexandria VA 22314 

    Phone: 703-647-7427

    PATIENT APPOINTMENT PHONE LINE: 877-236-7617



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