Free Skin Cancer Screenings And Podiatry Exams Offered On December 10 At HackensackUMC Palisades

Local residents can receive free skin cancer screenings and podiatry exams on Saturday, December 10, from 9:00am to 1:00pm, at HackensackUMC Palisades.

All health screenings and evaluations are open to the public and will be provided free of charge. Information will also be provided to attendees about free mammography exams, health insurance enrollment and nutrition education. Free shuttle bus transportation is also available from 60th St. and Boulevard East to the hospital and back during the day.

HackensackUMC Palisades is located at 7600 River Road in North Bergen, NJ. For more information, please call Suleima Rosario-Diaz at (201) 854-5793.

About HackensackUMC Palisades

HackensackUMC Palisades (formerly Palisades Medical Center) is located at 7600 River Road in North Bergen, NJ, and it serves a population of 400,000 in Hudson and southern Bergen Counties. The non-profit Medical Center is a member of the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and it features a 202-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 245-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center. For the past three years, HackensackUMC Palisades has been ranked as one of the top hospitals of its size in New Jersey by Inside Jersey magazine and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) has honored HackensackUMC Palisades with its prestigious Community Outreach Award for its year-round commitment to educate residents, improve access to care, and reduce health disparities. HackensackUMC Palisades is the largest employer in its service area with more than 1,200 employees. It has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare. For more information, please call (201) 854-5000 or visit