(North Bergen, NJ) – Local residents can receive free skin cancer screenings on Saturday, April 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center.
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, 60th St. and Bergenline Ave., and 60th St. and Kennedy Blvd. to the hospital and back during the day.
Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center is located at 7600 River Road in North Bergen, NJ. For more information, please call Suleima Rosario-Diaz at 201-854-5793.About HACKENSACK MERIDIAN HEALTH Palisades Medical CenterHackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center is located at 7600 River Road in North Bergen, NJ, and it serves a population of 450,000 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 206-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 245-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center. Palisades Medical Center 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 Palisades Medical Center with its prestigious Community Outreach Award for its year-round commitment to educate residents, improve access to care, and reduce health disparities. Palisades Medical Center is the largest employer in its service area with more than 1,500 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 palisadesmedical.org.