Dr. Scott McKee (centre) demonstrates the Vscan Pocket Ultrasound to donors Roy and Pamela Moor.
The Shuswap Hospital Foundation Campaign has brought a number of wonderful surprises. Roy and Pamela Moor of Enderby truly gave from their hearts when they donated the funds to cover the purchase of the Echo Portable Ultrasound. This amazing diagnostic tool enables physicians to view the heart quickly and easily. Patients with cardio-pulmonary conditions now have rapid access to portable Ultrasound and this diagnostic tool is used daily at Shuswap Lake General Hospital.
The Shuswap Hospital Foundation and Shuswap Lake General Hospital are extremely grateful …read more
The Sicamous JR. Eagles – Atom division hockey team travelled to the Logan Lake tournament and there they raised $130.25 for prostate cancer.
For every goal that was scored the parents donated $0.25, $0.50 if it was their child that scored the goal and $1.00 if the kids won the game.
The team took first place after battling it out against Chilliwack. Members of the team are: Garrett Dale, Jacob Dewitt, Alex Dunnett, Colton Fleming, Lucas Piekarczyk, Carmen Paley, Scott Rokosh, Matt Shaw, Ryan Spelay, Sean Spelay, Noah Sutherland, Jake Watson, …read more
Tim Hortons’ franchise owner Kelly Moores, center, was pleased to join his staff in presenting a $5,500 cheque to Fiona Harris (left) of the Shuswap Hospital Foundation. These were the proceeds from the recent Tim Hortons Smile Cookie Campaign, which Kelly Moores donated to the Foundation to help with the purchase of much-needed priority equipment to enhance the care of patients and residents of Shuswap health care facilities and services. The Shuswap Hospital Foundation is truly grateful for this tremendous support from Tim Hortons. Also present were, from left, Kathy Edge, Cindy Kiefiuk, and Kathleen Linnell. Missing was Sherry Dedorgorli …read more
Thank you!… Our heartfelt thanks to Save-On-Foods and Shaw Go Team who partnered to raise money for the Shuswap Hospital Foundation. Kelly Frink from Shaw, and Randall Bamford of Save-On-Foods, together organized a fun day for kids and great information for the adults. The hot dog sales, combined with funds donated from the Shaw Communication sales, raised a total of $800.00 for the Shuswap Hospital Foundation. The donation is gratefully accepted by SHF Director of Development Fiona Harris.
Thank you to Save-On-Foods, Shaw Communications and everyone who came down to the event on August 24, 2013. You have helped to …read more
You are Invited! Eugene Casavant Tribute Dinner – Saturday, October 5, 2013 at the Prestige Inn, Salmon Arm 5:30 pm Reception and Cash Bar; 6:30 pm Dinner; 7:30 pm Tribute to Eugene Casavant.
Eugene Casavant served as Administrator of Shuswap Lake General Hospital for 15 years. In 1986 he was signature to the establishment of the Foundation. He has served as a volunteer for the Foundation including the role of President and current volunteer Managing Director. Eugene has been a formidable influence for the hospital’s progress and expansion initiatives. We wish him well in his retirement. We hope you will …read more
The Shuswap Hospital Foundation was very saddened with the passing of Joy Johnston. Joy and her husband Lloyd have been very generous supporters of the Foundation and we are proud to recognize them as Patrons of the Foundation.
Joy was a Registered Nurse who served patients at the Shuswap Lake General Hospital for many years and continued to do so after her retirement serving as a volunteer greeter on a regular basis. She was very active with the Shuswap Lake Health Care Auxiliary and contributed her time and energy without reservation in so many ways.