Welcome to Hackensack University Medical Centerís 2006 Annual Report. Here you will learn of the beliefs and promises that so profoundly guide us. A set of values from which one of the countryís most prominent quality-driven medical centers has risen. Risen through the passion, sheer will, and extraordinary expertise of a medical center on a mission to deliver the best healthcare in the nation.
It was early one morning when Nelson and Iyobosa received the call that no parent in the world would want to get. Devastated but ready to fight for her life, Sharon embarked on a journey and headed to New York. Numerous phone calls by his concerned daughter, Sharon Meyer, RN, led to Ihor Sawczuk, M.D. Nearly 10 years, four household moves, and many surgeries later, Caitlinís health was deteriorating. Diana gave him two aspirins, the first action in a series that would ultimately save Daveís life. Our nurses deliver exceptional patient care, touching lives with physical, spiritual, and emotional care.