Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Health Care Hero Finalist: Jerome Fineblum

The Maryland Daily Record's Health Care Heroes awards ceremony honors special caregivers who exemplify extraordinary commitment to their profession. Stay tuned to the blog to hear details about our winners.

Jerome Fineblum is a champion of volunteer service. In the past five years, he has contributed more than 5,000 hours of service to Sinai Hospital. Jerry also volunteers at Northwest Hospital, giving 2,600 hours since 1993.

In addition to his work at Sinai and Northwest, Jerry has worked for 13 years with the Visiting Nurses Association doing home hospice visits. This work with hospice patients fills a need and offers perspective on what's important, he says.

The past-president of Beth El Seniors' Organization, Jerry's other volunteer commitments include the Jewish War Veterans Post #493, the Pikesville Senior Center Council, and the local AARP chapter. He is a Baltimore native.

He was named Veteran of the Year in 1988 by the Jewish War Veterans.

LifeBridge Health congratulates Jerry and the other Health Care Hero finalists!

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