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Saving lives using equipment that advances antibiotic use – March 29, 2019

CHARLOTTETOWN – “Over the past several years I have made numerous trips to the QEH emergency department with urinary tract infections,” says 96-year-old Hon. Doris Anderson from St. Peter’s P.E.I. “I was thrilled to learn about this new technology and equipment that advances antibiotic use to help Island patients like me.” Read More

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QEH Auxiliary fulfills pledge to hospital’s SPD Department – March 11, 2019

CHARLOTTETOWN – In 2014, the QEH Auxiliary pledged an incredible $520,000, the majority directed to the Supply, Processing, and Distribution (SPD) Department of the QEH during the QEH/Eastlink annual telethon.

The staff of SPD work behind the scenes and create a steady flow of supplies from the hospital distribution center to patients and personnel throughout the QEH. Read More

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New technology at QEH a game changer for finding delicate veins – February 6, 2019

“As an RN for over 30 years and starting IVs on hundreds of people whose veins were challenging, this new vein viewer technology to see beneath the skin is truly remarkable,” says Wendy Poole, an RN at Souris Hospital.

Poole says she has witnessed the benefits both professionally and personally. Read More

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Buy Tulips and Support a new CT Scanner for the QEH – January 10, 2019

CHARLOTTETOWN – Islanders will have the opportunity to brighten up their homes and work spaces with some beautiful tulips from Vanco Farms by supporting the QEH Foundation’s “Tulips for the QEH” sale on Thursday, February 28th, 2019. Read More

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QEH Youth Connection Program receives funding from TELUS Atlantic Canada Community Board – November 27, 2018

CHARLOTTETOWN – The QEH Foundation is celebrating a $15,000 gift from the TELUS Atlantic Canada Community Board that will support equipment and technology for the Youth Connection Program in the Pediatric, Physical Medicine and Mental Health units at the QEH. In line with their focus on innovation to positively impact young Canadians, this investment will ensure patients have access to advanced technology as it relates to their health, education and social needs.

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