Did you know? 49% of Thunder Bay’s eligible population are organ donors. Gary Cooper, an organ donor recipient, wants to thank everyone who “Gives the Gift of Life.” Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre recently received an achievement award for its dedication to organ & tissue donation. Trillium Gift of Life Network has once again […]
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Foresters Financial will bring simple comforts to patients in the Emergency Department and Adult Mental Health
These kits, assembled and donated by members of Foresters Financial, will bring simple comforts to patients in the Emergency Department and Adult Mental Health. What an awesome idea! By Heather Vita – December 27, 2017 You never know when you’re going to end up in the Emergency Department at the Hospital. It’s not like it’s […]
Christmas has passed, but we still have some items on our Wish List – like a defibrillator for the Cardiac Cath Lab! Your donation will give Nicole, Kelly, and the Cath Lab team access to the right tool at the most critical time. Donate today at healthsciencesfoundation.ca/wishlist #wishlistwednesday
More #elfieselfies from Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre staff! For a $5 donation they’re passing the Elves to their coworkers all across the hospital. Who’ll be next?
Have you heard of Barbells for Boobs? It’s a fundraiser at Superior Crossfit on October 28th and t-shirts are available for pre-order now! You don’t need crossfit experience to take part, just be ready for a good workout for an even better cause! Message Ron on their Facebook page for more info. This beautiful shirt […]
100 lucky guests experienced the sold-out Greek Supper Club, which raised $19,500 for the hospital’s Renal Department! This donation will buy new chairs for patients who undergo dialysis up to 8 hours a day, 5 times per week. If you’d like to support the cause please visit healthsciencesfoundation.ca/renal! Thank you to Lisa Sandham for all […]
Win a trip for 2 to see the Blue Jays vs Yankees! ⚾️ The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation is selling tickets at their Donation Centre in the hospital, and near the front gates of the U-18 Baseball World Cup 2017 during Canada’s games. The winners will be drawn Sept 10 at Tbaytel Park. Proceeds […]
The 25th Tbaytel Luncheon of Hope will be taking place on Friday, September 29 at the Victoria Inn. This year, we are focusing on local and have invited breast cancer survivors and health care professionals from Northwestern Ontario to share their experiences. Tickets are $65 each and are sold on a first come, first serve […]
Do you love helping people, and want to feel like you’re making a real difference? Thunder Bay Health Sciences Foundation is hiring a Donor Relations Specialist and more. Career Opportunities Donor Relations Specialist Description: Donor Relations Specialists are the main touch-point for donors who wish to make a donation to the Health Sciences Foundation, or […]
Congratulations to Thunder Bay’s very own Lorna MacAskill on her retirement today! After 17 years with the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Foundation, starting back when we were the Northern Cancer Research Foundation, she’s off to enjoy well-deserved free time with her family. If you’ve ever called our offices or stopped by to see us, […]
It’s important that rooms in the Adult and Forensic Mental Health department are made safe for patients, but what happens when a patient is moved to another department? Martina Nuttal is helping teach all medical staff the importance of keeping rooms hazard-free for those struggling with their mental health. by Graham Strong Mental health inpatient […]
The 50/50 jackpot is over $3,400 and rising, and could go as high as $25,000! Get your tickets before the draw on Sunday
The 50/50 jackpot is over $3,400 and rising, and could go as high as $25,000! Keep your eyes peeled for our volunteers at the Staal Foundation Open and get your tickets before the draw on Sunday!