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Ultrasound We Are Replacing Radiothon 2018As we enter 2018, the Health Services Foundation of the South Shore is already working towards its annual Radiothon, aiming to replace another piece of equipment passed its lifespan at South Shore Regional Hospital.

FMH The Health Services Foundation of the South Shore has agreed to fund wireless network improvements at Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital.

Arleen 170x170 If you’ve had a test or procedure in any one of the hospitals or health centres operated by Nova Scotia Health Authority, chances are that some of the equipment used in your care was purchased by a healthcare foundation.

In the past five years alone, these 41 hospital foundations, have contributed more than $250-million to support patient care, education and research.

On November 27, provincial health care foundations and the Nova Scotia Health Authority are coming together as a collective to raise awareness about the essential work they do to support and enhance the delivery of health care and to thank the generous volunteers and donors who make that possible. 

IMG 2893 Donations to South Shore Regional Hospital come in all sizes and, in this case, materials!

NEWboardmembersWith large projects on the horizon, the board of the Health Services Foundation of the South Shore has added three new members to its ranks, all with business backgrounds.

IMG 2778Attending the AGM of the Heatlh Services Foundation hours before prom may have seemed a bit odd for some, but for Alex Joudrey, whose entire family supports the Foundation, it was just a normal day.

That is until his sister, Big Giver 2016 Recipient Emma Joudrey, stepped up to announce that Alex was indeed the 2017 winner.

At 16, Alex Joudrey is a long-time volunteer of the Health Services Foundation. The New Germany Rural High School student is a familiar face at both the Foundation's Radiothon and Hit It For Health golf tournament.

gordon bristolFor the past 15 years Gordon Bristol has put himself to the test for his birthday, walking from Bridgewater to Mahone Bay and back. Now as his 76th birthday approaches, Gordon has given himself a new challenge: raising funds through his walk for the Journey Room at South Shore Regional Hospital.

Heidi Jirotka 140The Health Service Foundation of the South Shore is very fortunate to have many people in the community who are generous supporters, donors and volunteers. One New Germany family just so happens to be good at doing all three.

misThe Health Services Foundation of the South Shore will be purchasing a pair of Minimally Invasive Surgical Suites for South Shore Regional Hospital in Bridgewater.

The Board of the Health Services Foundation learned the Nova Scotia Health Authority gave the project the green light at its meeting on March 22nd. The MIS suites carry an estimated price tag of $1.4-million, which Foundation Board Chair Phil Bradfield notes is the largest financial commitment the charity has committed to.

misThe Health Services Foundation of the South Shore will be purchasing a pair of Minimally Invasive Surgical Suites for South Shore Regional Hospital in Bridgewater.

The Board of the Health Services Foundation learned the Nova Scotia Health Authority gave the project the green light at its meeting on March 22nd. The MIS suites carry an estimated price tag of $1.4-million, the Foundation's largest initiative to date!

A MIS suite is used in a number of laparoscopic procedures, using a thin, long instrument with a lense and camera through tiny incisions in a patient, rather than one large one. This allows for less pain and a quicker recovery for a patient.

 

Upcoming Events

Curl for a Cause 2018
Friday March 2, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fashion For Our Future 2018
Thursday April 26, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Fashion For Our Future is back and bigger than ever, being hosted for the first time by students at Park View Education Centre!

This event is in support of Radiothon 2018, which will bring a new ultrasound unit to South Shore Regional Hospital. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for students and will be available at the Health Services Foundation office in South Shore Regional High School or at the door the night of the event.  

Concert For Health: JP Cormier & Dave Gunning
Saturday May 12, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Be entertained by the amazing talents of JP Cormier & Dave Gunning while supporting the construction of two MIS (Minimally Invasive Surgical Suites) at South Shore Regional Hospital.

Tickets $35 each, available only in advance. Click for more details.

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