Last updated: January 20, 2022

Thank you for volunteering to participate in this critical program. The information on this page will ensure you are prepared for your first One UMMS shift. Please review the Orientation Materials and Logistical Details carefully before arriving onsite.

Orientation Materials

All team members volunteering for a One UMMS shift must complete an orientation that includes general safety and specific job guidelines. Please complete this training before arriving onsite for your first shift. You will only need to do this once, before your first shift. 

Click here to complete and confirm your One UMMS Above & Beyond Orientation

Attention UMB/FPI employees:

In addition to the orientation training, please take the following two steps before arriving onsite for your first shift. You will only need to complete these steps once, before your first shift.

  1. Please click here to attest you are volunteering outside of UMB/FPI work hours.
  2. Please submit proof of COVID-19 and flu vaccinations to, 48 hours before arriving onsite for your first shift. If you do not submit proof of vaccination you will not be able to volunteer. If you have already signed up for a shift and you are within the 48 hour window, please include the shift you will be working in the subject line of your email.

Logistical Details

You have signed up for a One UMMS shift at the UMMC Downtown Campus. The information below is specific to that location. If you sign up for additional shifts at other locations, you will be provided with new logistical details.

Dress Code

Casual, professional attire. Please wear comfortable clothing that allows for movement. Jeans are not permitted but sneakers are fine. All shoes must have closed toes and closed heels (no sandals).

Parking & Meet-Up

The UMMC Downtown Campus is located at 22 Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. Please park in the Medical Center Garage, located at 111 Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. A voucher will be provided to cover the cost of parking.

Proceed to the Main Entrance of the hospital (22 Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201).  When you arrive at the Front Desk from the Main Entrance, please let the front desk staff know that you are going to the STC Sim Center, and they will give you an arm band.

Directions to STC Sim Center:

Walk toward Au Bon Pain and follow signage to the cafeteria. Pass the cafeteria and make a right at the end of the hallway toward the trauma waiting room. Pass the trauma waiting room and go through the glass double doors. Make the first right into the Sim Center T1S14. We will meet you at the antigen test site, STC Sim Center at the start of your shift.

Vouchers for parking and assistance to get to final volunteer destination will be provided.

Arrival Time

Please arrive 45 minutes before your first volunteer shift for a brief orientation and fit testing. All other shifts, please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your shift to allow time to park and report to the STC Sim Center.


You will be provided with and fit tested for a N95 mask before your first shift. Our Clinical Practical and Professional Development (CPPD) staff will provide you with PPE training and demonstrations during the CPPD Orientation before your first shift. If you have questions or need a replacement while onsite, please don’t hesitate to reach out to someone on your unit.


Thank you, again. If you have questions or need to cancel your shift for some reason, please call the One UMMS Staffing Center at 667-233-5900 during normal business hours (daily, 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.).

If you have a concern that needs UMMC Leadership assistance during your volunteer shift, please call 410-328-7934.

If you have questions or need to cancel your shift after normal business hours, please reach out to the unit contact provided in your confirmation email.