DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (September 18, 2017) – F. Irene Williamson of Daytona Beach has been named the Joe Petrock Auxiliary Volunteer of the Month for September 2017 by the Halifax Health – Auxiliary.
Williamson became an Auxiliary member in 2002. During that time, she has volunteered in Halifax Health Medical Center’s medical library, surgical waiting room, the Auxiliary office, and at the France Tower Information Desk. In addition, she has assisted with patient transport and has generously volunteered her time in other positions around the hospital as needed.
Over the past 15 years, Williamson has held various Auxiliary offices, including corresponding secretary and assistant treasurer. She has also assisted with the organization’s fundraisers, bookkeeping for the gift shop and served as editor and publisher of the Auxiliary’s monthly newsletter. Williamson currently volunteers in Halifax Health’s wellness center.
Halifax Health – Auxiliary is a local charitable 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to serve the community through partnership with Halifax Health. The Auxiliary has been operating since 1932 and serves over 400 volunteer members contributing more than 80,000 hours annually. Halifax Health – Auxiliary also assists with general fundraising efforts through their gift shop, sponsored sales and partnership with First Uniform – an in-house healthcare apparel and accessory store. For information on volunteer opportunities at Halifax Health, call 386.425.4036 or visit halifaxhealth.org/volunteering.
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.