Welcome to the Division of
Geriatric Medicine: Leading the Pursuit of Excellence in Geriatric Healthcare
Hackensack University Medical Center’s Geriatric team, led by Interim Division Chief of Geriatrics Manisha Parulekar, is committed to providing an exceptional geriatric patient experience through patient-centered care, education, research and community outreach. The Division provides complete wellness, prevention and treatment services that address the unique needs of older adults.
Middle Stage Alzheimer's Disease:
Join us for our two day intensive Wednesday, May 23, 2018 and Wednesday May, 30, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. In this program, caregivers will learn more about symptoms, care strategies, techniques for responding to behaviors, and available support resources, including respite care options. There is no fee for attending this program, however, pre-registration is required. You can register online at alznj.org
Hackensack’s geriatric specialists provide a full range of services, from wellness and prevention, to primary care, specialized hospital care and more.
20 Years of Magnet Designation
We Are Nursing
Hackensack University Medical Center nurses are dedicated to achieving excellence in patient- and family-centered care by providing the highest quality value-based service.
They are also lifelong learners, community advocates, missionaries and mentors all within their area of specialty practice.
Geriatric Medicine Academic Programs
The geriatrics program at Hackensack and its staff have received national and regional recognition for providing comprehensive, patient-centered geriatric care.