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Other Funds & Programs

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Supporting Departments

Patients and families often want to give back to a hospital department or program that has made a difference in their life.  Gifts can be made to The Foundation to be used by a particular department within the hospital.  The following is a list of the various departments and how donations are making a difference:

  • Alice T. Miner Women & Children's Center - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care. 
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center - Supports patient and staff educational programs.
  • Cardiology - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health - This fund is dedicated to making a child's stay in the unit more comfortable by purchasing items that are safe, educational and entertaining.
  • Emergency Department - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Employee Education Fund - Allows staff to continue their education by attending conferences and seminars to further their knowledge and skills for patient care.
  • FitzPatrick Cancer Center - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • H. K. Freedman Renal Center (KDU) - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Lab Educational Fund - Provides the Lab with the necessary funds to send employees to various educational programs.
  • Medical Library - Supports the purchase of educational materials for the medical library.
  • Behavioral Health  - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Peri-operative Services (OR) - Supports important patient and staff educational programs.
  • Pediatrics - Supports important patient and staff educational programs as well as special equipment and incidentals that can enhance a child's stay at the hospital.
  • Pharmacy - Supports important patient and staff educational programs.
  • R3 Nursing Floor - Funds patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • R4 Nursing Floor - Funds patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • R5 Nursing Floor - Funds patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • R6 Nursing Floor - Funds patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • R7 Nursing Floor - Funds patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Radiology Department - Supports important patient and staff educational programs.
  • Radiology School - Supports the purchase of new learning tools and provides scholarships to students at the Radiology School at CVPH.
  • Skilled Nursing Facility - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.
  • Women's Imaging Center - Funds important patient and staff education programs, small equipment and incidentals that improve patient care.

 

Endowed Funds & Special Programs

The following is a list of endowed funds and special programs that The Foundation is proud to have:

  • Bill Shene Asthma & Respiratory Fund – provides support for individuals in our region who suffer from respiratory diseases.
  • Dr. Robert L. Collins Memorial Fund - This fund endows an annual lecture to provide educational information on a health care related topic in support of educational enhancement for employees of CVPH..
  • David P. Reuter Free Helmet Fund - Each year bicycle helmets are purchased and distributed to children in the North Country free of charge.
  • Janice McLean Employee Assistance Fund – Provides interest free loans to CVPH employees who are enduring a financial hardship.  In extreme circumstances, a gift is made to an employee.
  • Rabin Fund – For those who may not be able to afford it, the Rabin Fund provides incidentals to patients at CVPH to make their stay more comfortable.
  • Safe Kids Adirondack - A coalition of community members, which work as a team to prevent unintentional childhood injuries. Annually the group focuses on pedestrian safety, child passenger safety and bicycle safety.
  • Craig L. Sample Fund - Funds will support the education of staff employees within the FitzPatrick Cancer Center.
  • Treasure Chests - Breast Cancer Survivor Group - A dynamic group of breast cancer survivors which hosts guest speakers and also uses the funds to purchase educational items for newly diagnosed patients.
  • Zaferakis Family Fund – Provides educational support to staff of the FitzPatrick Cancer Center and the R5 oncology unit.

 

Contact Us

To inquire about setting up an endowed fund, please contact:

Kerry Haley
Associate Vice President
The Foundation of CVPH
(518) 562-7168
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