Please be assured that UPMC Hamot and Hamot Health Foundation share in your concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. We see it as our responsibility to take appropriate action to ensure the well-being, health, and safety of all participants within our health care community.
As a volunteer, you willingly place yourself within a sensitive hospital environment and provide extraordinary service to others. Please know that you are an invaluable player in UPMC Hamot’s culture of excellence. In a spirit of caring, I bring you an important message today.
Effective now, all volunteer activity will cease until further notice. This is to include volunteer service and onboarding of new volunteers. Additionally, UPMC Hamot Aid Society events scheduled through the end of April are postponed as follows:
I thank you for your patience as we continue to assess this rapidly evolving situation. We will keep you advised of further developments and are anxious for your return. I personally look forward to seeing you at UPMC Hamot again just as soon as circumstances permit.
President, UPMC Hamot
Elaine Gibson 814-877-7020