Patient Access Employees Recognized At HackensackUMC Palisades

Patient Access Week is celebrated nationwide April 2 through April 8. At HackensackUMC Palisades, Patient Access team members were recognized for their hard work and dedication to supporting patients, visitors, physicians, staff members and the community.

Patient Access Week acknowledges the unique contribution patient access associates have on the patient experience. These dedicated staff members fill the roles of receptionists, registration, insurance verification, financial counseling, and scheduling in the health care organization.

In the photo...

Pictured here are members of the Patient Access Team at HackensackUMC Palisades.

About Hackensack University Medical Center 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 not-for-profit medical center is a part of the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and it features a 202-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 245-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center. HackensackUMC Palisades is 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 1,300 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