HackensackUMC Palisades (formerly Palisades Medical Center) celebrated National Volunteer Week by holding a special luncheon at The Waterside in North Bergen to recognize its dedicated volunteers for their tireless efforts.
“Our volunteers play a vital role in helping HackensackUMC Palisades provide high quality care for our community,” said Bruce J. Markowitz, President and CEO of HackensackUMC Palisades. “They truly exemplify what it means to make a strong commitment to caring for our neighbors each and every day.”
During the Volunteer Recognition Luncheon, Mr. Markowitz and other HackensackUMC Palisades staff gave special awards and recognition to local residents to recognize their cumulative hours of volunteer service at HackensackUMC Palisades.
More than 170 volunteers offer their time and energy in almost every department of the Medical Center. Volunteer activities at HackensackUMC Palisades include assisting the nursing staff and patients, working in the Gift Shop, performing clerical duties, and organizing special fundraising events.