Construction progress of the BMP Foundation’s Major Projects
Patients and their loved ones will soon be able to enjoy the fully renovated rooms and care areas of the Outpatient Clinic and the Oncology Clinic. As for the Orthopedic Clinic, construction works for the relocation will take place in 2018 and welcome patients in 2019. The overall envelope for these projects totals $6 million, $4.5 million of which is given by the BMP Hospital Foundation.
A new colposcope for the BMP Hospital
The colposcope is a special microscope used to visualize any abnormalities or cancer cells. This equipment helps detect a possible cervical cancer at a very early stage, therefore increasing the rate of a successful prognosis
Improvements of a patient room in the Department of Medecine
Thanks to donations received, a room with no windows used by the Medecine Unit was remodeled to provide patients a calm and soothing environment.
Following the presentation of the 2017 edition of Auto-Expo Cowansville, Mr Richard Buzzell, Mr Luc Courville and Mr Denis Gorham enthusiastically and proudly give to the BMP Foundation a cheque for $1,633. Created in 2002, the event has been making donation to the Foundation since 2005, therefore bringing the grand total to $ 34, 673 given to the BMP Foundation. A heartfelt thank you to the organizers!
The 5th edition of Soirée Champêtre raises $ 30,000
The BMP Foundation warmly thank the organisers for their engagement and commitment to the BMP Hospital : Mrs Nathalie Dion (Athena Construction) and Mr. Mathieu Baker (Complexe Funéraire Brome-Missisquoi), with the help of Me Edith B Lalanne and Me Erica Gosselin.
Close to 300 people gathered at the Complexe Funéraire Brome-Missisquoi to attend the 5th edition of the Soirée Champêtre. The event was a true success : the amount of $30,000 was raised for the relocation of the Oncology Clinic.
Frédérick Girard, winner of the 2017 Scholarship Program – Fondation BMP
The Selection Jury and Executive Director of the BMP Hospital Foundation are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2017 Scholarship Program is MR. FRÉDÉRICK GIRARD.
Congratulations to Mr. Girard, a Massey – Vanier High School graduate, who wishes to study physiotherapy!
MAJOR PROJECTS – Better adapted spaces, increased comfort, and greater accessibility are among the numerous benefits which patients and their loved ones will be able to enjoy in the fully renovated rooms of three care areas at BMP Hospital.
The Masonic Stanbridge East Lodge Chapter 19, represented by Masons Fred Gilman & Ronald Wescott, proudly presented a cheque to the BMP Foundation for an amount of $1,800, of which $600 comes from the Quebec Masonic Foundation. Since 1995, the BMP Foundation has received over $14,000 from the organisation. We warmly thank the Masons for their generosity.
The Departments of Internal Medicine and Medical Imaging at the BMP Hospital benefited from an important donation of equipment by Dr. Guy Roberge. The two cardiac ultrasound scanners and their related furniture will reduce the waiting time for theses exams. Drs. Daniel Amzallag, Markus Goettke, and Jennifer Nguyen, their team, and the Foundation would like to thank Dr. Roberge for his generosity.
Thanks to the amount raised by the 14th Women Cancers Walk, fundraising activity organized annually by the Yamaska Valley Optimist Club, the BMP Hospital Gyneco-Oncology Department received a new colposcope.
The BMP Foundation received a $750 donation from the Brome Lake Freemason Lodge # 35. This amount was raised through personal donations from members to support the efforts of the Community Wellness Foundation.
From left to right: P.D.D.G.M. Brian Allen, V.W. Clayton Brunton, W. Ed Lowry, Lola Landes, V.W. Engene Jones, V.W. Brian Mitchell, P.M. Jean-Claude Marchand, and P.D.D.G.M. Rusell Lawrence.
Martin Proulx and Nicolas Robillard, co-owners of the West Shefford Brewing Company, Edgar Hyperlodge restaurant-bar, and Pub Shefford, gave two checks to the Brome-Missisquoi-Perkins Hospital Foundation, a total amount of $5,988.
The Royal Canadian Legion Brome Branch 23 donated $5,000.00 to the Foundation.
The Art and Healing Project aims at installing art works on specific walls of the BMP Hospital in order to embellish and brighten up the hospital environment. Thanks to the seven participating schools.
Through their annual social activities and the Gift Boutique, BMP Hospital Auxiliary raised a significant amount of $24,000. The funds will be used to purchase 8 new beds for the BMP Hospital.