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Drumheller Hospital Auxiliary Society Donation Helps Long Term Care

The Drumheller Hospital Auxiliary Society presented their donation of $10,727.68 to purchase 33 slings for the Long Term Care unit at the Drumheller Health Centre to be utilized with the portable Sara lifts, on October 22nd. This purchase allows each resident to have a designated sling to address COVID-19 transmission guidelines. The Drumheller Area Health Foundation is grateful for the Drumheller Hospital Auxiliary Society's donation to make the Long Term Care residents' home a safer place.

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2020 Gaye Ross Memorial Nursing Scholarship Awarded

Kaylin Herzog from Hanna, Alberta was awarded the 2020 Gaye Ross Memorial Nursing Scholarship by the Drumheller Area Health Foundation on October 7th, 2020.  This scholarship was created in 1998 in memory of Gaye Ross, who was an active community member as well as a respected Registered Nurse at the Drumheller Health Centre.  Kaylin's dedication to nursing by being a LPN for five years at Drumheller Health Centre and now pursuing her RN education earned her this scholarship.  Presenting the 2020 Gaye Ross…

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Helping Patients during COVID-19

The Drumheller Area Health Foundation is helping patients and residents at the Drumheller Health Centre and Continuing Care by providing funding for four iPads for virtual visitation. The iPads were purchased in collaboration with AHS Foundation Relations, who did all the groundwork and logistics, with the Drumheller Area Health Foundation providing the funding. The iPads have special features, such as software that provides compatibility with any other device and a sturdy, easy-to-hold case that allows…

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