The latest Philanthropy Report is now available, showcasing the extraordinary impact of the Epworth donor community and the difference it makes to patients in our care every single day.
“I hope you find these stories as inspirational as I do. When we combine the skill of our medical team with the generosity and foresight of our supporters, I feel extraordinarily optimistic about the future of our hospital and the care and outcomes our patients will continue to receive,” reflects Scott Bulger, Executive Director Epworth Medical Foundation.
In this edition:
- Epworth Urologist Dr Yee Chan welcomes the arrival of a new BK Ultrasound, essential in the diagnosis of prostate cancer, as well as its importance in supporting new, innovative treatment options
- A new Piezomed device is being used by Dr Chris McGrath, Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon at Epworth Geelong, used in jaw realignment surgeries, making cuts to the bone down to a third of a millimetre
- With thanks to the donor community, the Hospital in the Home team has ten new cars to support the expansion of this important service which now includes providing Chemotherapy in the Home
- A perpetually-endowed Innovation Grant is enabling important changes to the way treatment and care is delivered to patients with Dementia