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Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Wyckoff Family YMCA.  In accordance with the newly formed partnership, Hackensack University Medical Center will have a major presence throughout the Wyckoff Y to provide health and wellness education service to YMCA members and area residents and will be designated as “The Trusted Health and Wellness Partner of the Wyckoff Family YMCA.

“Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to partner with the Wyckoff Family YMCA to provide its members and the communities it serves with programming to help them live longer, healthier lives,”  said Robert C. Garrett, CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health.  “It is our mission to build a culture focused on health and wellness in addition to providing high quality treatment not only for our patients but for the communities we serve.’’                    

Hackensack University Medical Center will utilize space at the Wyckoff Family YMCA in Wyckoff as well as the Wyckoff Family YMCA annex in the Franklin Lakes Community Center for health care education, navigation and concierge services. Hackensack University Medical Center will also provide comprehensive health care education at both locations for the benefit of the communities in northern Bergen County.

“The health care landscape has changed, with a strong focus on population health and adopting behaviors that facilitate long-term wellness,” said Mark D. Sparta, FACHE, president, Hackensack University Medical Center and executive vice president, Population Health, Hackensack Meridian Health.  “Hackensack Meridian Health is committed to not just treating people when they are sick, but offering wellness programs to the community to keep them healthy. Our partnership with the Wyckoff YMCA demonstrates this commitment.”

Monthly programming will be held on topics including:  Ask the nurse: Adult Health and Wellness, Diabetes Self-Management Workshop, American Heart Association Hands-Only CPR, Healthy Kids and Women’s Wellness Day.

“Our shared vision with Hackensack University Medical Center to develop and enhance community education and initiate innovative health and wellness awareness has come to fruition,” said Joy Vottero, executive director, Wyckoff Family YMCA.  “It is with great pride that we look forward to working with such a prestigious and revered medical institution.”

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Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Wyckoff Family YMCA.   From left to right: Joyce Kwiatkowski, assistant director, Wyckoff Family YMCA; Joy Vottero, executive director, Wyckoff Family YMCA; Mark D. Sparta, FACHE, president, Hackensack University Medical Center and executive vice president, Population Health, Hackensack Meridian Health; and Lee Parker, board president, Wyckoff YMCA.

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