With community needs rising as a result of the pandemic, Inspira IMPACT’s Family Success Centers are a valuable community resource providing support for families in need. They offer an array of free services ranging from legal and housing assistance to parenting and financial courses to obtaining household items and food. We talked to Brenda Smaniotto, Administrative Director of Inspira’s IMPACT Program, to learn more about the Family Success Centers and how they have been able to service the community during the pandemic.
BRIDGETON, NJ (February 12, 2014) — Volunteers are a significant part of any health care organization. They provide care and support services to patients, their caregivers and to office staff. Inspira Medical Center Elmer and Health Center Bridgeton are now accepting applications for volunteers who are interested in making a positive difference in the lives of our patients and their families and caregivers. Men and women of all ages and from every walk of life who are interested in volunteering their time are encouraged to apply.
Inspira’s Elmer and Bridgeton facilities are seeking volunteers to assist with a range of tasks, including: office and clerical support, meeting and greeting visitors, cashier and other retail tasks, assistance in the food services department, supporting nursing staff with patient-related services, visiting patients for spiritual and emotional support, and more. All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age.
For more information or to submit an application, please call Susan Krassow at (856) 363-1738.
About Inspira Health Network
Inspira Health Network is a charitable nonprofit health care organization formed in November 2012 by the merger of South Jersey Healthcare and Underwood-Memorial Hospital. The network, which traces its roots to 1899, now comprises three hospitals, four multi-specialty health centers and a total of more than 60 locations. These include outpatient imaging and rehabilitation centers; urgent care; numerous specialty centers, including sleep medicine, cardiac testing and wound care; home care and hospice; and more than two dozen primary and specialty physician practices in Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties.
Together with its medical staff of more than 1,100 physicians and other care providers, Inspira Health Network provides evidence-based care to help each patient achieve the best possible outcome. Clinical and support staffs are focused on providing quality care in a safe environment.