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Grand opening showcases Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital

The new Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital (JPCH) in Saskatoon was showcased on Thursday, September 5, as partners achieved their vision of having Saskatchewan children and expectant mothers receive exceptional health care closer to home.

The JPCH will officially open to patients on September 29, when all pediatric and maternal inpatients will move in from Royal University Hospital and new admissions will be accepted. Continue reading “Grand opening showcases Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital”

Donation to NICU aids families of critically-ill newborns

Amy Novakovski and Tina Searcy (centre) of the BloomNICU Foundation, along with Tina’s daughter Charley Searcy, present a cheque in the amount of $71,000 to medical staff at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Royal University Hospital on Monday, August 12

A $71,000 donation to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Saskatoon will go toward the purchase of specialized equipment for critically-ill newborns and their families.

The bulk of the donation from the NICU Bloom Foundation will help purchase additional NICView cameras, allowing parents of newborns in the NICU to monitor their little loved ones around the clock, even when they’re not able to be physically at the child’s bedside. Continue reading “Donation to NICU aids families of critically-ill newborns”