Volunteers Recognized for Contributing More Than 6,500 Hours to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen

ALLEN, Texas — Volunteers play an integral role at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen and the hospital recently recognized four individuals that have contributed more than 6,500 hours of service.

Volunteers Recognized for Contributing More Than 6,500 Hours at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen
Five-year volunteers (from left) Jim Hendrick, Robin Priest, Ruthie Luckett and 10-year volunteer Jeanne Scherschel.

“We appreciate each of their years of service and that of our volunteers who in 2011 contributed more than 12,000 hours of time to Texas Health Allen,” said Andrea Babin, volunteer coordinator. “It’s a pleasure getting to know our volunteers and working with them to care for our community.”

The hospital works with adult volunteers year round and high school students during the Summer Junior Volunteer program. Interested individuals may apply online at TexasHealth.org/Allen.

About Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen is a 73-bed acute-care hospital serving the northern Collin County area since 2000. The hospital’s services include women’s services, a Level II neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, pediatrics, wound care and sleep medicine. Texas Health Allen, an affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, has more than 500 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 25 specialties. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL or visit TexasHealth.org/Allen.

About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 24 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with Texas Health Resources. It includes the Texas Health Presbyterian, Texas Health Arlington Memorial and Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals, a large physician group, outpatient facilities, and home health, preventive and fitness services, and an organization for medical research and education. For more information about Texas Health Resources, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org.

Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital.