Soroptimist International of Cape May County Delivers Gift Bags for Cancer Patients at Cape Regional Health System
July 02, 2021
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Members of Soroptimist International of Cape May County, Marge Wetherill, Chair of Gift Bag Committee and Anne George, Committee Member visited Cape Regional Medical Center on June 17, 2021, to deliver Soroptimist International Gift Bags for women who have been diagnosed with cancer and are receiving treatment at Cape Regional’s Brodesser Cancer Center. Each gift bag contains a wide range of useful “goodies” that serves to encourage the patients.
“As we emerge from the pandemic and life begins to take on a more normal rhythm, we want to reach out to inspire women who are living with a diagnosis of cancer. It is our honor to support each woman with these gift bags, and it is our hope that they brighten and encourage each recipient on their journey of healing,” stated Ms. Wetherill.
“We are grateful to the women of Soroptimist International of Cape May County for empowering women in our county and across the world,” stated Theresa Netz, RN, OCN, BSN, CN-BN, Director, Thomas & Claire Brodesser, Jr. Cancer Center. “The gift bags absolutely lift the spirits of the women who are being cared for and treated at the Brodesser Cancer Center. Each woman is so appreciative of the Soroptimist members’ kindness. Thank you for your continued support to Cape Regional.”
About Soroptimist International
Soroptimist International is a global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. For more information on Soroptimist International in Cape May County, please send an email message to email@example.com.
About Penn Medicine Radiation Oncology at Cape Regional Medical Center
The Thomas and Claire Brodesser, Jr. Cancer Center at Cape Regional has a broadened relationship with the Penn Cancer Network and brings expanded access to the highest quality cancer care for patients across Southern New Jersey. Our broadened relationship includes Penn Medicine’s Radiation Oncology services at Cape Regional, with on-site Penn Medicine radiation oncologists; individualized treatment plans provided on-site by Penn Medicine Radiation Oncologists. Through this new alliance, all radiation oncology treatment plans are reviewed by a multidisciplinary panel of Penn Medicine's radiation oncology experts’; patient navigation services are provided for the coordination of care between local physicians and Penn Medicine; access to Penn Medicine's state-of-the-art clinical trials, breakthrough therapies and advanced treatments and access to the most advanced radiation therapy and cancer treatments available. To schedule an appointment at the Brodesser Cancer Center, please call 609.463.2298 or visit www.caperegionalhealth.com/oncology.
Photo Caption: L-R – Theresa Netz, RN, Nurse Director, Brodesser Cancer Center at Cape Regional Medical Center, Marge Wetherill and Anne George, Gift Bag Committee, Soroptimist International Cape May County, Joanne Gill, Social Worker, Brodesser Cancer Center at Cape Regional Medical Center and Heidi Horner, Administrative Director of Cancer Services and Patient Access at Cape Regional Health System.