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Arizona Emergency System for the Advance Registration of Volunteer Health Professionals (AZ-ESAR-VHP)

Critical/Priority Occupations

Health Care Diagnosing & Treating Professionals

  • Clinical Social Workers
  • Dentists
  • Marriage & Family Therapists
  • Mental Health Counselors
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians (i.e., allopathic and osteopathic)
  • Physician Assistants
  • Psychologists
  • Registered Nurses (e.g., Advance Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs))
    • APRNs include:
      • Nurse Practitioners
      • Certified Nurse Anesthetists
      • Certified Nurse-Midwives
      • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Veterinarians

Health Care Technologists & Technicians

  • Cardiovascular Technologists & Technicians
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics
  • Licensed Practical Nurses & Licensed Vocational Nurses
  • Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians
  • Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists
  • Medical Records & Health Information Technicians
  • Radiologic Technologists & Technicians