© 2019 by DRDH Foundation. 

About Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Foundation is to raise funds for equipment to sustain the exceptional services offered at the Deep River and District Hospital. 

 

Thanks to the generosity of this region, the Foundation has provided tremendous support for the Deep River and District Hospital since it's inception in 2002.

Our Vision

Friends inspiring friends to provide the support necessary to assist the Deep River and District Hospital in maintaining its strength as an innovative rural hospital delivering an exceptional healthcare experience to those it serves.

Board of Directors

The Deep River and District Hospital Foundation is a registered charity comprised of volunteers, a Board of Directors, and an Executive Director. Our staff and Board are looking forward to working together to help ensure a healthy future for our community.

Our Board Members:

Leo Buckley, Chair

Tina Shorter, Vice Chair

Richard Bedard (CEO, DRDH)

William Willard (CFO, DRDH)

Cathy Fisher

James Gibson

Jim Gibson

Susan Sweet 
Suping Shi

Wayne Inch

John Walden 

Michael Ragotte

Brock Sanderson

Community Members:

Paul Fehrenbach

Colleen Payer

Executive Director: 

Chris Doucette

Previous Successes

A few of our recent capital purchases include:

 

Evolve Specialty Mattress for Palliative Care: $2,470

 

Telemetry (Heart Monitoring) Equipment: $71,000

 

Physio Upright Bicycle: $4,600

 

Pediatric Immobilizer: $5,000

 

Capital Life Extension Repairs to Mobile X-Ray: $10,000

 

Defibrillator: $20,000

 

Mobile X-Ray Machine: $91,700

Ultrasound Machine: $162,879

 

Mammography Equipment: $41,849

 

Wheelchairs: $6,794

 

Lab Hemotology Unit: $28,530

 

Cardiac Monitor Upgrade: $84,250

 

Stryker Beds: $18,812

 

Portable Ultrasound: $40,756

 

Hematology Analyzer Lab: $57,888

 

... and much more!