Picton Santa Claus parade fun

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Thanks to all of our friends, volunteers and staff members at PECMH who braved the cold to support our County Hospital by riding on or walking with our first-ever float in the Picton Santa Claus Parade. Thanks are extended to Cline Pierson, a director on the PECMH Foundation Board for … Read More

And the trees are lit!

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A big thank you is extended to Hydro One volunteers who restrung the lights on the trees in front of PECMH. Hydro donated the trucks and the employees volunteered their time. A huge thanks is also extended to Picton Home Hardware for helping us source the lights and always stepping … Read More

Irena strikes again!

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She’s back! Over a year has passed since Irena Barker spent time on the inpatient unit at PECMH, but she has returned, not as a patient, but as a donor who has a mission to help patients in the hospital. Irena has once again shown her commitment to health care … Read More

Irena’s story

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A positive thinker who won’t give in, Picton resident Irena Barker considers herself to be a medical miracle. No stranger to the health care system, Mrs. Barker has been in and out of the hospital for most of her life and has conquered three life threatening conditions. Today, she has … Read More

Attitudes of gratitude

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The Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation is grateful for the ongoing support of those who help keep our County Hospital strong! We welcome your notes and letters and always share them with our staff. Thank you for your support! Below are four recent letters we wish to share with … Read More

To a great team…

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November 7, 2016 Re: Emergency Room To all the staff on all three shifts: Thank you all so very much for admitting me promptly on Sunday a.m. November 6, 2016 and that you immediately began the process of taking care of my breathing problem. I can really say that you … Read More

Annie’s Christmas Wish List

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Hi everyone! So even though it’s over a month away still, I wanted to bring up Christmas. I’m definitely not a present person (my house is full of things I don’t already need), and don’t even really a card. I ask that instead, you please consider donating to the Prince … Read More

Be thankful for your County Hospital this holiday season

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When Don Wakefield’s stools turned black in August, he turned to Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital. “To see where I was bleeding, Dr. Cleminson performed a colonoscopy and a gastroscopy,” said Wakefield. “I knew I had a benign tumour in my stomach but now it was ulcerated, and bleeding.” Within … Read More

Leo the Lion Hearted

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PECMH Foundation Board Chair Monica Alyea presented Past Chair and current director, Leo Finnegan aka Leo the Lion Hearted with a commemorative plaque on November 11 at Huff Estates. The plaque was fashioned from a piece of wood scavenged from the Milford area that recognizes Leo for his three years … Read More

Diagnostic Imaging “Re-Imagined” at Quinte Health Care

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News Release For Immediate Release Diagnostic Imaging “Re-Imagined” at Quinte Health Care BELLEVILLE, September 29, 2016 – The Belleville General Hospital Foundation (BGHF), together with Trenton Memorial Hospital Foundation (TMHF), Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation (PECMHF) and the North Hastings Fund Development Committee (NHFDC) are pleased to announce a … Read More

County Hospital receives new sedation monitor

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The Endoscopy Department at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital is now home to a new monitor that will improve the observation of sedated patients undergoing a colonoscopy or gastroscopy procedure. Pictured here is a GE B850 Monitor that was required for our hospital under new health care standards for patients … Read More

Sweet Charity: Tim Hortons Smile Cookies available Sept. 12, 2016

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SWEET CHARITY: SMILE COOKIES AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 100 per cent of Tim Hortons Smile Cookie sales in Picton support priority medical equipment needs PICTON – September 6, 2016 – Tim Hortons is bringing more smiles to Prince Edward County residents with the kickoff of the annual Smile Cookie campaign. … Read More