How Your Gift Helps Abington – Lansdale Hospital
For General Purposes
Gifts to Abington Health Foundation can be made on an unrestricted basis, where the funds are allocated to the areas where there is the greatest need.
For Special Purposes
Gifts may also be designated by the donor to a program or service area they wish to support. Below are just some of the possible areas of Abington – Lansdale Hospital that you can benefit with your gift.
Emergency Services Fund
Abington – Lansdale Hospital’s Emergency Department is staffed with 11 emergency physicians and 11 advanced practice professionals, including experienced emergency nursing leadership and nursing staff. The emergency department’s features include state-of-the art computerized patient tracking and enhanced communications with primary care and specialist physicians.
Orthopaedic & Spine Institute
The Orthopaedic and Spine Institute (OSI) is a premier diagnostic, medical/surgical treatment and rehabilitation center with convenient locations at both Abington – Lansdale Hospital and Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health. The OSI provides patients with superior service at each stage of their care, from pre-admission testing and education, to state-of-the-art joint and spine surgery, rehabilitation and physical therapy.
PAWS (Animal-Assisted Therapy Program)
The Animal-Assisted Therapy program provides therapeutic companionship to patients in a variety of hospital units. Research shows that interactions between humans and animals have positive psychological and physiological benefits for hospitalized patients.
The Staff Education Fund
The Staff Education Fund is dedicated to supporting nurses with off-site continuing education opportunities, ongoing skills development and paid educational sabbaticals for special training.
The annual celebration of National Doctors’ Day on March 30th provides an opportunity for individuals to honor their Abington – Lansdale Hospital physicians who make the hospital such an important resource for the community.