The Pekin Hospital Auxiliary is pleased to announce its officers for 2016. Officers serving one-year terms are Barbara George, President; Marcella Harms, 1st Vice President; Janet Lawson, 2nd Vice President; Elaine Bacon, Treasurer; Reta Swain, Secretary and Nancy German, Nominating Committee.
The Auxiliary’s 130 volunteers serve as good will ambassadors for Pekin Hospital. Areas of service include the information desk, radiology and surgical waiting areas, laboratory, in-house pharmacy and hospital deliveries. Auxiliary members also provide assistance by escorting wheelchair patients to waiting vehicles. Teen volunteers provide after-school and weekend service to hospital patients.
In 2015, Pekin Hospital Auxiliary volunteers contributed more than 19,000 hours of service. To learn more about the volunteer program, call 309-353-0445.
Part of Progressive Health Systems, Pekin Hospital is a 107-bed medical center serving Central Illinois since 1913. For more information visit pekinhospital.org.