Sandra Schmirler Foundation supports RCH’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Sandra Schmirler Foundation supports RCH’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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Robin Wilson, Honourary Director, Sandra Schmirler Foundation, (middle) presents a cheque for $28,750.00 to Queenie Lai, Health Service Manager Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH), (left) and Barbara Becker, Director, Major Gifts, RCH Foundation, (right). These funds will be used to purchase a bi-level ventilator for the NICU. RCH houses one of B.C.’s largest NICUs, and since 1997, the Canadian Neonatal Network has recognized RCH’s NICU as consistently ranking among the top in the country for achieving excellent survival rates for newborn infants.