The Chinook Regional Hospital Foundation
How To Support
The Chinook Regional Hospital is located at 960 - 19th Street South, Lethbridge, T1J 1W5. It is a 270-bed hospital administered by Alberta Health Services.
Originally named Lethbridge Regional Hospital which officially opened June 24, 1988, having evolved from the Lethbridge Municipal Hospital and Galt Hospital. It is a modern health facility located in the heart of the City of Lethbridge and is one of the City's largest employer.
|Chinook Regional Hospital|
|Emergency Department||48,700 patient visits annually|
|Surgeries||10,800 surgeries annually|
|Ambulatory Care Visits - excludes||52,500 patient visits annually|
|Respiratory Services and Medical Imaging|
|Outpatient Psychiatric Services||19,976 patient visits annually|
|Intensive Care Unit||1700 admissions annually|
|Labour Delivery and Maternal Child Services||2300 births|
|Day Surgery||500 patient visits|
|Outpatient Clinic||1900 patient visits|
|Cardiac Patients||830 admissions|
|Heart Function Clinic||637 patients|
|Cardiac Rehabilitation||526 patients|
|Asthma Clinic and COPD Program||177 patients|
|Therapeutic Exercise||394 appointments|
|Diabetic Education||2237 patients|
|Outpatient Nutrition||740 patients|
|CT Scans||12400 procedures|
|MRI Scans||6800 procedures|
Impact Stories – Chinook Regional Hospital Foundation - Dr. Dionne Walsh, Schwartz Rounds
As a palliative care physician, compassion is a core virtue that lies at the heart of Dr. Dionne Walsh’s practice. And, like so many of the physicians at the Chinook Regional Hospital, Dr. Walsh knows all too well that without support in place, compassion can take its toll.
An Incredible Donation from the Turin 4-H Club
Special thank you to the Turin 4-H Club, who hosted a Charity Auction in support of the Pediatrics Department at the CRH. With the support of the companies and individuals below, they raised over $18,000 at their auction, and chose to donate proceeds to us.
Impact Stories – Chinook Regional Hospital Foundation Chelsea Slobodan, Manager of the Inpatient Psychiatry and Psychiatric Assessment Nurse Team
Chelsea Slobodan is a Registered Psychiatric Nurse and the Manager of the Inpatient Psychiatry and Psychiatric Assessment Nurse (PAN) team at Chinook Regional Hospital.