Tag Archives: East Kootenay Regional Hospital

Many faces of giving aid Starlite Campaign

New brand to launch 2015 campaign In the summer of 2008 the East Kootenay Regional Hospital was undergoing a major expansion with a new emergency department, ambulatory care and registration areas. The exterior design of the hospital offered an opportunity … > Read More

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Rider seriously hurt in Highway 3 crash

The lone rider of a Harley Davidson motorcycle was seriously injured after losing control of his bike and being thrown into a ditch east of Cranbrook last night. Just after 7 p.m. on August 10, Cranbrook RCMP received the report … > Read More

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New ICU project enters home stretch

Interior Health is entering the home stretch on a new intensive care unit (ICU) and major electrical upgrades to East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. The new building structure for the ICU and electrical equipment is complete and the brickwork, … > Read More

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Raffle helps out ICU

A logging truck full of dry larch was the top prize in a raffle to raise funds for the new ICU currently under construction at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. The logging truck full of larch was generously donated by … > Read More

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Two arrested following fight in Cranbrook

Two subjects were taken into custody following a fight in a downtown parking lot last night. At approximately 7:30 p.m., June 17, Cranbrook RCMP was called to a fight in a parking lot in the 600 block of Cranbrook Street … > Read More

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Mountain bikers find Paul Kerr

Paul Kerr, who has been missing since Sunday morning, was located off St. Mary’s Lake Road this evening around 7 p.m. Mountain bikers riding in the area located Paul pinned under his motorcycle in the bush off St Mary’s Lake Road … > Read More

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Jewels on Ninth recognizes ICU with $2,000

The East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU team is getting excited about the department’s move to the new six-bed unit in the spring of 2016. This new addition to the regional hospital replaces the current four-bed unit and will also include two … > Read More

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Every dollar donated in June qualifies EKFH to win $10k

The summer can be challenging for charities – typically a time with lower supporter engagement and a decline in donations. The solution? The Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Launching this year for the first time, it encourages Canadians to donate in … > Read More

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Canfor program provides $9,000 for ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU Redevelopment Campaign has received another major gift thanks to Canfor. Canfor’s East Kootenay Operations is dedicating $9,000 from its charitable giving program to support the hospital foundation’s fundraising effort to … > Read More

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Radio-thon raised $3,800 for Transport Ventilator

A few weeks ago the Golden Hospital announced its desire to fundraise for a new transport ventilator that would provide the necessary support to transfer critical patients to other hospitals outside of Golden. The plea is to raise $43,000 through … > Read More

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