Ross McKinnell, Guelph, 2018

Ross McKinnell in the Donor Spotlight

On Sunday June 24th, 2018, Ross will ride in Tour de Guelph for the fourth time. He has fundraised every year he has ridden and has set his 2018 fundraising goal at $3,820 to reach a Tour de Guelph career total of $10,000.
“If I can ride a bike, I should also be able to raise some money for the Hospital” explained Ross.

CT Scanner

Most Urgently Needed

Our Hospital’s CT scanner is nearly 13 years old and urgently needs to be replaced. New CT scanners have many advancements that will help our Hospital’s medical team provide better patient care.

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If you only knew, you might smile too

Patient care is better at Guelph General Hospital because of community support. Watch this video to find out why.

Donors Make The Difference

Donors make such a difference to the care we are able to provide at Guelph General Hospital. Donors help fund every piece of patient care equipment we purchase… the tools our caregivers need to provide comfort and caring, healing and curing to our community.

“Our donors are an important part of our healthcare team.”

– Suzanne Bone, CEO, The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital

Visit our virtual donor wall which recognizes all those who have given so generously to make patient care better at Guelph General Hospital.

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Kind and caring gifts help fund every piece of patient care equipment at Guelph General Hospital.

News and Information

Specialized Monitor/Defibrillator Units: A Vital Tool for Vital Signs Monitoring

“They are spectacular.” GGH’s Emergency Department (ED) Clinical Educator, Lisa Groulx, can’t say enough about the seven new monitor/defibrillator units in Emergency Department. The units are part of an order of 16 that arrived at the Hospital in the last few months, at a cost of about $250,000, thanks entirely to donor support. The units…

Replacing outdated CT scanner at Guelph General Hospital a priority

Last year, the Hospital placed a new CT scanner at the top of its priority list because it is used in the diagnosis and care of many illnesses, including cancer, stroke and other vascular diseases.

You make a difference in the lives of patients at GGH

Do you know what the common thread is across all these patients? Someone who can’t breathe and needs to be intubated immediately. Healthy, newborn babies. A newborn baby who needs to be quickly transported to a tertiary hospital for specialized care. A woman in labour. A man who has fallen and broken his hip. A…