Patients at HackensackUMC Receive a Patriotic Visit from Dedicated Board Member and Friends
June 24, 2015 03:12 PM
Sarah Monteiro, 6, of Kearny, NJ receives a visit for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at HackensackUMC.
Rosemarie “Ro” Sorce, an enthusiastic and devoted member of the Hackensack University Medical Center Board of Governors and Foundation Board of Trustees, along with a group of dear friends dressed to celebrate the Fourth of July, visited patients at HackensackUMC to honor this special occasion.
During the visit, the group sang patriotic songs as they made their rounds and distributed treats and goodies along with coloring books and crayons to patients at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital. In addition, the group visited patients in the elder care unit, where they distributed crossword puzzle books. According to healthcare team members, the visits make quite an impression on the patients and help to lift spirits. The team looks forward to the visits as well. Mrs. Sorce and friends visit HackensackUMC several times a year to commemorate special occasions, including the Fourth of July.
Sarah Monteiro, 6, of Kearny, NJ receives a visit for the upcoming Fourth of July holiday at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at HackensackUMC. Pictured from left to right: (sitting) Cono Spinelli, (Captain America) Mahwah; Sarah Monteiro, Kearny, NJ; and Valerie Costa, River Edge. (Standing) Amanda Costa, River Edge; Sherma Andrews, Ridgewood; Ro Sorce, Hackensack; and Peter Vallas, (Uncle Sam), Hackensack.