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Feb

08

Trivia 2020

BC Ambulance Service Paramedics present the 21st Annual Trivia Night! BC Ambulance Service Paramedics are welcoming back TRIVIA NIGHT, Saturday, February 8th at the Campbell River Sportsplex (1800 S. Alder). For the last 21 years, local paramedics have supported the Campbell River Hospital Foundation and community healthcare by putting on this great event! Doors open at 6 pm and play...

Nov

18

Brent and Kristie Cross Donate in Memory of Lyndon Cross

Campbell River – Brent and Kristie Cross recently presented the Campbell River Hospital Foundation with a donation of more than $6000 in memory of Lyndon Cross. Their gift will support the purchase of a Cough Assist for the Respiratory Therapy Department at Campbell River Hospital. Our lungs produce secretions (mucus) to trap bacteria and any dust or other particles that...

Oct

03

Gowlland Towing Donates to the kids

October 3, 2019 Campbell River – Gowlland Towing Ltd. recently donated to the Hospital Foundation to support the purchase of a Pedia Poser for the medical imaging department in Campbell River Hospital. This Pedia Poser provides fast, gentle and secure immobilization of infants through 4 years old for X-ray imaging. Because it looks very much like a high chair, it...

Jul

04

First Open Heart Donates to the ICU

The Hospital Foundation received a $25,000 gift from the Campbell River First Open Heart Society (FOHS) to support the purchase of a Sparq Portable Ultrasound maching for the Intensive Care Unit in the Campbell River Hospital. This Ultrasound provides high quality images to assess the heart, lungs and other vascular structures in the body. It provides immediate information at the...

Jul

03

Newest Staff 50/50 Winner

Meet Bert! Bert has worked at Island Health for 5 years and is an RN and Remote Outreach Technician with Mental Health and Substance Use (MHSU), his role often takes him to other communities such as Gold River and Tahsis. When asked what he enjoys most about what he does, his answer is quick, heart felt and with a smile,...

Jun

25

The Chas Maria Chapter Donates $1700 to Cancer Care

The Chas Maria Chapter # 76, Order of the Easter Star recently donated $1700 to the Hospital Foundation in support of Cancer Care at the Campbell River Hospital. Cancer care is the focus of this Eastern Star charity. The Chas Maria Chapter has raised thousands of dollars for our hospital and in recent years has helped purchase a blanket warmer,...