Each year, Sault Area Hospital goes through a planning process to identify which equipment is needed most critically. Equipment is scored based on whether the parts are available to repair existing equipment, how important the equipment is for treating patients, and how it will impact patient experience.
For 2022/2023, Sault Area Hospital needs new or replacement equipment totaling $5 million.
The list below provides some basic information about the priority needs for Sault Area Hospital this year. If you are interested in supporting a specific piece of equipment, please contact us for more information.
We need your support,
now more than ever.
The equipment that your local hospital relies on every day is reaching the end of its life.
Medical equipment lasts for 7 - 10 years before it starts to break down.
Most of Sault Area Hospital's equipment was purchased when when the building was completed in 2011. We therefore urgently need replacement equipment for our local hospital.
Every piece of equipment at Sault Area Hospital is funded by contributions from the community, so that everyone can access healthcare right here in Sault Ste. Marie.
Support outstanding care today.
Between April 1st 2022 and March 31st 2023, SAHF aims to raise: