Committee members of Friends of the Waterside Hospital met with Mrs Judy Houlahan and representatives from Wards 4 and 5 to hand over six wheelchairs and four chair alarms purchased for patients from monies raised at various fund raising activities recently.
Other items recently purchased include: pressure cushions, surgical appliances for patients’ hands, Sarasteady stand, three footstools, two thermometers and other equipment.
The Friends have also paid for a monthly flower workshop – Reminiscing Through Flowers, carried out by Patricia McCormack.
Pictured at the presentation were, from left, seated, Edna Wray, Treasurer, Judy Houlahan, Head of Service and Lead Nurse, and Margaret Sherman, Chairperson, standing, Sally Brolly, Sister Doreen Marshall, Lilly McGeady, Helen Moore, Irene Robb, Vice-Chairperson, and Staff Nurse Ashley O’Neill. INLS5114-123KM