Building Healthy Communities Fund
Support of this fund is a commitment to keep funds within your community. Your support of this fund allows for Christian Hospital Foundation to address the social determinants of health that impact our patients and community at-large. Past projects include the establishment of school-based health centers within our local districts, creation of a tutoring hub at a low-income housing complex to access virtual learning and providing meals to home-bound or elderly patients.
Medication and Antibiotic IV for Indigent Patients Fund & Mobile Pharmacy
This fund provides financial assistance to lower income, underinsured and uninsured patients with access to necessary medications, devices or services they need to stay healthy. Since its inception, donors to this fund have supported over 600 patients receive over 1,200 medications.
In cooperation with the Medication and Antibiotic IV Fund for Indigent Patients, the Mobile Pharmacy allows us to teach patients how to take their medications and provide life-saving medications before they leave the hospital. This service in conjunction allows vulnerable patients to leave the hospital with necessary medications, empowered to tackle their health management. These services supported by the Mobile Pharmacy Fund, have seen patients take better control of their health which has decreased emergency visits and admissions.
Employee Help Fund
Our health care heroes are crucial to the care and recovery of our patients. When in crisis this fund can support employees to maintain stability so that they can provide the best care possible. With the incidence of crisis such as an act of God (fire, flood, etc.) or in the form of personal financial strife due to illness, death, or other extreme life events.
Frank E. Seavert EMS Scholarship Fund
Supporting this fund is a commitment to alleviating the cost-burden of education for a Christian Hospital EMS Academy student. With a shortage of EMS workers nationally this scholarship can increase the opportunity for additional health care heroes to enter the workforce within our community.