Riverview Health Auxiliary celebrated its 50th Anniversary on April 27 at its annual meeting and volunteer recognition luncheon at Harbour Trees Golf Club. During the meeting, more than 70 volunteers were recognized for their volunteer hours at Riverview Health. Riverview Health currently has 200 active volunteers who serve at information desks, as transporters, in the gift shop and in many other areas of the hospital.
In 2016, Riverview Health volunteers completed more than 33,000 hours of service, which equals more than $750,000 in savings for Riverview Health. For those interested in volunteering at Riverview Health, applications can be found at riverview.org/volunteers. To learn more, contact Jessica Deering, Volunteer/Event Manager, at 317.776.7236 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville and a hospital in Westfield with four—soon-to-be 20—beds. Also included are 23 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit. For more information on Riverview Health, visit riverview.org.