The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation

March 07, 2011 06:31 ET

Landmark gift to Credit Valley Lifetime of Care Campaign

The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation announces a major donation to thier $45 million Lifetime of Care Campaign

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, Health/Medical Editor, News Editor MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - March 7, 2011) - The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation will make a landmark gift announcement in recognition of the single largest donation to The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation's $45 Million Lifetime of Care Campaign.

A prominent community leader will announce support for the Regional Women's and Children's Health Centre at The Credit Valley Hospital, providing first class health care to a regional community. The Hospital's new centre will offer specialized regional health care services across the spectrum of women's and children's health; such as, maternal health and high risk pregnancy, paediatric oncology, paediatric medical/ surgical, neonatal intensive care unit (Advanced Regional Level ll), and labour and delivery.

"This is a milestone announcement that will have significant impact throughout our region." says Kathy Hay, President and CEO of The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation. "Health care is a team effort and it's not just about funding and equipment, it's about building and supporting a community. That's what this transformative gift does."

The Credit Valley Hospital is a professional, caring, health care organization with more than 3,000 employees, over 250 physicians and 700 volunteers providing care to approximately one million people in Mississauga and the surrounding region. We are regional providers of cancer care, maternal/child care, genetics and renal dialysis.

The Credit Valley Hospital values excellence, leadership, diversity and partnership so that Together We Create Better Health Care.

WHO:
* Her Worship, Mayor Hazel McCallion
* Bonnie Crombie, MP, Mississauga-Streetsville
* Michael Kilkenny, Chair, The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation
* Joanne Rogers, Chair, The Credit Valley Hospital
* Kathy Hay, President and CEO, The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation
* Michelle DiEmanuele, President and CEO, The Credit Valley Hospital

WHEN:
* Monday, March 7, 2011
11:00am

WHERE:
* The New Regional Women's and Children's Health Centre
The Credit Valley Hospital (2200 Eglinton Ave. W - at Erin Mills Parkway - Mississauga, ON L5M 2N1) /For further information: Sandy Ueno
Director, Marketing & Communications
The Credit Valley Hospital Foundation
Direct Phone: 905.813.1100 ext 6644
Email: sueno@cvh.on.ca/ IN: HEALTH, OTHER

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