Schuyler Health Foundation

Schuyler Health Foundation, Inc. was incorporated in 1987. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funds to or for the benefit of Schuyler Hospital and its related medical facilities. The Foundation’s goal is to create and maintain a steady, dependable stream of funds to accomplish the hospital’s mission, which is “to optimize the health and healing experience of all people we serve in a safe, compassionate, and respectful environment.”

To donate on-line, click here

Or mail your donation by check to:  Schuyler Health Foundation, 220 Steuben Street, Montour Falls, NY 14865

 

The Foundation supports Schuyler Hospital and Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility by:

  • Soliciting, accepting, holding, investing, reinvesting, and administering any gift, grant, bequest, contribution, benefit or trust, endowment, and property of any kind, without limitation as to amount or value
  • Using, disbursing, or paying the income or principal thereof exclusively for the foregoing purposes or in the advancement thereof

The Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors. All of these people are volunteers with a keen interest in and passion for Schuyler Hospital.

In 1992, the Family of Friends Campaign was created for the purpose of soliciting community involvement. Since that time, through the generous contributions and gifts of the Hospital’s Family of Friends, the Foundation has raised thousands of dollars that have been directed to a variety of healthcare needs and programs as identified by hospital physicians and administrations.

Brenda Warren-Fitch, Chair
Kathy Fragola, Vice-Chair
Jerry Mickelson, Secretary/Treasurer
Kerry Keller
Nancy Loughlin
Marsha McElligott
Joshua Navone
Marian Saks
John Terry
Ken Wilson
James Watson, Hospital President
Rebecca Gould, Finance Director
Michelle Benjamin, Foundation Executive Director
Tina Rappleye, Administrative Assistant

Seneca View and Schuyler Hospital

For the 2017 Family of Friends Campaign, funds were raised for an anesthesia machine and monitor, Holter monitor and ultrasound for the Hospital – and for Seneca View, two smart stand lifts.

Seneca View and Schuyler Hospital

The 2016 Campaign funded new equipment in the hospital including an ALS Defibrillator, Anesthesia Machine, Chemistry Analyzer, Coagulation Analyzer and EKG Machine.  For Seneca View, funds provided new recliners and lobby furniture, as well as shower renovations on Unit 2.

Medical/Surgical Unit

The 2015 campaign allowed for the purchase of (6) new beds in our Medical/Surgical unit – as part of a multi-year bed replacement program, as well as an upgrade of blood gas analyzers and new pulmonary function testing equipment.  In Seneca View, a new fire alarm system was installed.

Seneca View and Schuyler Hospital

The 2014 campaign allowed for the purchase of (7) new Hillrom Versacare Beds in our Medical/Surgical unit – as part of a multi-year bed replacement program, and new Cardiac Stress Test Equipment Replacement – Treadmill and workstation by Mortara Instrument, Inc. For Seneca View, PointClickCare electronic medical record hardware, kiosks, tablets Med Carts and workstations were purchased.

Seneca View and Schuyler Hospital

The 2013 Campaign, following a $6.5 million HEAL renovation project of the Hospital, helped fill in unmet needs from the project (including HIM, Materials Management and Gift Shop renovations, operational expenses), as well as building new nurses stations in Seneca View.

Seneca View, Equipment, Technology and Capital Needs

The 2012 Campaign allowed donors to choose between Seneca View, Equipment, Technology, and unmet needs from the HEAL renovation project (including HIM, Materials Management and Gift Shop renovations, operational expenses).

Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility complete renovation.

September Hill Women’s Health Center

September Hill Women’s Health Center

New Endoscopy Equipment

Physical Therapy Department renovation and new equipment

Dialysis Suite

Over the years, individuals and local businesses have continued to meet the challenge of ever increasing goals to support Schuyler Hospital – thus ensuring quality healthcare in the community. If you are one of the several hundred people who believe in and financially support the hospital, THANK YOU!

For complete lists of donors each year, click here.

For information on being a part of this giving program, contact the Foundation Office at (607) 210-1950 or info@schuylerhospital.org