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A Day In the Life of the Hospital's Writer-in-Residence
Kristine Scarrow is the Writer-In-Residence at St. Paul’s Hospital, and she describes her work as all about learning what she can do to make a patient’s stay better...

Conscientious Objectors Bring Valuable Discussion to Healthcare Teams
The role of conscientious objection in healthcare was explored at the 2017 W.F. Mitchell Bioethics Seminar...

Mistletoe Charity Ball Raises $191,500 for heart health patients at St. Paul’s Hospital
“What a wonderful way to start the Christmas season! Funds raised through the Mistletoe Ball will bring advanced equipment to our Hospital, making a significant difference for the more than 1300 patients who access St. Paul’s Hospital’s Heart Health program each year,” said Chris Boychuk, SPH Foundation Volunteer Board Chair...

Celebrating our Donors and Supporters on National Philanthropy Day
The Mosaic Company has been a strong supporter of St. Paul’s Hospital for many years, and is a leader in social responsibility and....

Weekly Reflection - Emmanuel Care

Hospital Home Lottery: Meet Our Top Winners
Thank you to all those who purchased tickets for their tremendous support. A complete list of winners will be posted at HospitalHomeLottery.org on Nov. 16. All winners will be notified in writing by Deloitte LLP.

Weekly Reflection - Providence Health
Reflection November 5, 2017 "Sleeping Sickness"

Weekly Reflection Emmanuel Care
Meaning, reflection for Nov. 3, 2017

Journal to the Self, Healing Arts Program
You’ll explore 18 unique journaling techniques that will add colour, perspective, and dimension to your reflective writing.For staff, caregivers, patients and their families. Dates: Thursdays, November 16, 23, 30, Dec. 7 (4 weeks long)Time: 4:30 - 6:30

Healing Arts Program Presents: Author Day Nov 15th
Come and listen to dynamic storytelling and powerful writing by two of Saskatoon’s local authors Danica Lorer and Sally Meadows! 5th Floor hub Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 2:00—3:30 p.m.

Cinnamon Bun Day is November 15th!
Staff, Physician and Volunteer Appreciation with cinnamon buns and coffee.

Personnel Association Children's Christmas Party
Last Day for Tickets November 16th 2017!!

"When Good People Disagree" with Jeff Blackmer
Join us Thursday November 2 at 11:00 am (SPH Pylypchuk Hall) for the 2017 William F. Mitchell Bioethics Seminar. Free admission. Registration required.

Join Us for Mission Week, Oct 10 - 13, 2017!
Activities include: Recommittment Ceremonies, Mission Week Videos (Oct 10 in Pylypchuk Hall), Mission in Action Awards (Oct 11 at 12 noon), Feast Day (Oct 12 at 12 noon), SPH Foundation Awards (Oct 12 at 12 noon)....

Taking Care of the Spirit Gathering
A sharing circle and open mic for patients and families to take care of the spirit through sharing creativity and community. October 24th, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on the 5th Floor at St. Paul's Hospital

Gormley Gathering Reception Raises More Than $1M in Support of Urological Health at St. Paul's Hospital
650 CKOM radio personality John Gormley hosted the annual Gormley Gathering reception, presented by AREVA Resources in support of urological health at St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon.

St. Paul's Hospital Chair Announcement
St. Paul's Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Lise de Moissac as the new Chair of the Volunteer Board of Directors. Ms. de Moissac has served...

The September Lifeline is now online
The Lifeline is St. Paul's Hospital's staff newsletter published by St. Paul's Hospital for and by its employees. Read it online today.

Christmas Art and Craft Sale
Showcasing SPH Employees Thursday, November 30, 2017 9 am to 5 pm.

Read The Spirit Newsletter Today
Stop by the Foundation office to pick up the latest copy of the Spirit, or read the publication online today!

Hospital Home Lottery - Spectacular Early Bird Cottage!
$680,000 Candle Lake Cottage,AND Bennington Pontoon Boat Plus $5,000 Cash!

2017 Professional Development Awards
Apply for the annual St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Professional Development awards before ....

The 2017 Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic raises an impressive $108,367, bringing exceptional care to urology patients in Saskatchewan
The 2017 golf classic with host celebrity Glen Gulutzan, Head Coach of the Calgary Flames was proudly presented by Athabasca Basin Security on July 18th at Dakota Dunes Golf Links...

The latest issue of the Lifeline is now available

Public Service Announcement: Provincial HIV Testing Day
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 marks HIV Testing Day in Saskatchewan and around the world. For more information on Provincial HIV Testing Day, go to www.saskatoonhealthregion.ca or www.skhiv.ca.

Saskatoon Celebrates Better Care, Better Patient Outcomes with First Accountable Care Unit
Friday, June 23, 2017 - Saskatoon patients now have access to an innovative, patient-centred model of care at St. Paul’s Hospital. Health Minister Jim Reiter today joined ...

SPH Foundation is accepting proposals from Advertising Agencies
Proposals due July 3 at 12 noon.

SPH Foundation is accepting proposals for Investment Management Services
SPH Foundation requesting proposals from qualified investment management firms...

CNYC Art Gallery Opening - Celebrating Our Community Youth
Celebrating the creative spirit of the Core Neighbourhood Youth Co-op's students! Meet the artists and view the art work created. Tuesday June 20th 2017 9:45 - 10:15

Hospital Values Community Health and Well-being
The 25th Annual Community Day celebrations will be held on our front lawn on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 11am to 2pm...

Kindred Spirit Donor eReport
May 2017 Issue

SPH Foundation is pleased to announce our new Volunteer Board Chair!
SPH Foundation is pleased to announce our new Volunteer Board Chair and Board of Directors.

Research Crop Grows Opportunity in SK While Supporting Prostate Health
Two of Redhead Equipment’s favourite things are agriculture and giving back to the community...

Finding the Gifts - Palliative Care Video
The Catholic Health Association of Saskatchewan has produced this Palliative Care video as part of their video series "Finding the Gifts".

Saskatoon Community Advances Patient Care through $5 Million In Donations to St. Paul’s Hospital
Together with our donors and community, St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation (SPHF) raised a tremendous $5,279,345 in 2016 to support...

Public Service Announcement: Saskatchewan celebrates National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week
This year, National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (NOTDAW) takes place from April 23 to 29.

2017 Foundation Draws Application Deadline is May 19
The Foundation Draws are an annual SPHF event to benefit St. Paul’s Hospital patients, families and staff by providing ...

Calgary Flames Glen Gulutzan Hosts Celebrity Golf Classic in Support of St. Paul’s Hospital
Saskatoon's premium fund raising golf tournament and banquet returns with Celebrity Host Calgary Flames Head Coach, Glen Gulutzan. Saskatchewan raised Gulutzan is a ...

Meet the Spring Hospital Home Lottery Top Winners
All winners will be notified in writing by Deloitte LLP. A complete list of winners will be posted on April 7, 2017 at HospitalHomeLottery.org.

The Spring Hospital Home Lottery is SOLD OUT!
The live draws for the winning tickets will be held on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 12 noon on CTV News at Noon.

Now Available: The LifeLine March 2017

Take a tour of the SPH Healing Arts Online Gallery
The St. Paul's Hospital Healing Arts online gallery is a collection of artwork, poetry, and musical pieces created by participants of the Healing Arts Program.

National Health Ethics Week starts April 3, 2017
Mark Your Calendar! April 3 to April 7, 2017 is National Health Ethics Week.

Turn Your Idea Into Reality!
Partners In Excellence Applications due March 6, 2017 at 12 noon. Applications must have Manager, Director and VP Approval.

Mistletoe Charity Ball Raises $196,900 For Operating Room Advancements
On Saturday, November 19th, the 27th Annual Mistletoe Ball fund raiser raised $196,900 in support of operating room advancements at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Celebrating our donors and supporters on National Philanthropy Day
Today is National Philanthropy Day and we would like to thank all our loyal donors and volunteers for their support to St. Paul’s Hospital.

The Gormley Gathering Cocktail Party Raises $222,421 for Cystoscopy Equipment
Thanks to the generosity and support from our community of donors, The Gormley Gathering, presented by PotashCorp on November 7th, raised an astounding $222,421 in support of ...

Mistletoe Ball Excitement As Tickets Almost Sold Out!
The excitement is palpable as preparations get underway for the almost sold out Mistletoe Ball!

Enhancing Patient Education at 4th Annual Urology Symposium
Patients and families who are faced with a diagnosis of prostate cancer were given tools to learn how to ‘Survive & Thrive” at the fourth annual Urology Symposium held on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at the Radisson Hotel.

SK Woman Receives First Neuro System Cochlear Implant in North America
Vi Flatt used to call her husband, Ray, her translator. That was before she received North America’s first Neuro System cochlear implant surgery at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Seeking Input to Better Understand End of Life Care
St. Paul's Hospital is seeking input from patients, families and health care workers to...

Writer New Addition to Healing Arts Program
Since February, Saskatoon writer Kristine Scarrow has been relishing her new role as writer-in residence as part of the Healing Arts Program at St. Paul’s Hospital. An author of two young adult novels and...

Saskatoon Health Region and St. Paul’s Hospital commit to a better healthcare system for First Nations and Métis people
For Saskatoon Health Region employee, Neal Kewistep, seeing the Truth and Reconciliation flag raised will...

Hospital Home Lottery Tickets Sold Out Early!
Showhome open until October 14. Watch the draw for the Grand Prize Showhome November 10 on CTV News at Noon.

SPH Foundation Professional Development Award Winners
Winners of the SPH Foundation Professional Development Awards on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 12 noon.

Mistletoe Ball Tickets Now Available
Presented by PotashCorp. Saturday, November 19, 2016.

4th Annual Urology Symposium: Prostate Cancer - Survive & Thrive
Presented by Motorcycle Ride for Dad. Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 7:30 am to noon.

Purchase Gormley Gathering Tickets Today
Presented by PotashCorp. November 7, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Thank You Sarah McLachlan Fans!
At a sold out Cameco Cares concert in support of...

A Mother's Love for her Son Inspires Support
Every transplant has an organ donor hero...

Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic Raises $128,296
Urology patients in Saskatchewan will receive exceptional care...

2016 SPH Foundation Draws Winners
The annual St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Draws is one of the Hospital's most popular programs...

Rock 102's Caged for the Cure Raises Over $183,197 For Prostate Health
After 12 hours, Rock 102’s Shack, Watson and Whitney wrapped up the sixth annual Caged for the Cure radio marathon at The Centre Mall, raising a total of $183,197 in support of the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Willie Desjardins, Bryan Trottier and George Reed Golf For Prostate Health July 19th
Organizers of the annual Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic are pleased to announce...

New Category for Foundation Draws!
This year, a new category will see one project funded in the $7,501 to $25,000 range. A total of $125,000 will be awarded through lottery draw on June 15th, 2016 at 12:00 noon in the Hospital Cafeteria.

Sarah McLachlan takes to the Stage in Support of SPH Foundation
Sarah Mclachlan will be taking to the stage this summer in support of...

Foundation raises 4.7M in support of St. Paul’s Hospital
Through the immense generosity and commitment of our donors along with effective stewardship of investments...

Support Saskatoon’s Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic July 19th
Urology patients in Saskatchewan will be receiving better care with support from Saskatoon sponsors, celebrities and golfers. P

Charity Ball Launches Christmas Season for SPH Foundation
Elegant gowns and classic tuxedos were in full force on Saturday, November 14th at the 26th annual Mistletoe Ball fundraiser which raised $186,500 in support of St. Paul’s Hospital.

Painting Raffle by SPH Healing Arts Program
St. Paul's Hospital Healing Arts is holding a Raffle for an original acrylic painting (30 x 60 unframed)...

Learning to Survive and Thrive at the Third Annual Urology Symposium
Members of the public learned how to “Survive and Thrive” when faced with diagnosis of prostate cancer at the third annual Urology Symposium held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Fall 2015 Hospital Home Lottery Winners
All prize draws in the Fall 2015 Hospital Home Lottery have been completed. For a complete list of winners, visit HospitalHomeLottery.org on or after November 13, 2015.

Palliative Care Memory Tree Nov 16-28 at Market Mall
The Memory Tree is located at Market Mall in Saskatoon from November 16-28. The Memory Tree will be displayed until Boxing Day. There is no cost to place a memory card. Donations are accepted.

Charity Cocktail Party Raises $127,950 for Urological Care
The Gormley Gathering, presented by PotashCorp, is an annual cocktail party that raises funds to improve care for patients living with prostate cancer and urological illnesses. In this, its fifth year, The Gormley Gathering, hosted by Rawlco Radio and Saskatoon radio personality John Gormley, has raised a remarkable $127,950 in support of the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Saskatchewan's First HIV Transitional Care Home and Hospice Opens Its Doors
Sanctum, Saskatchewan’s first HIV transitional care home and hospice, opens its doors in Saskatoon to clients on November 3, 2015.

Fall Hospital Home Lottery SOLD OUT
The HOSPITAL HOME LOTTERY has SOLD OUT early! Prize draws will take place on November 6, 2015. A list of top winners will be published in the Star Phoenix and a complete list of winners will be available at www.hospitalhomelottery.org on Friday November 13, 2015.

Fall Hospital Home Lottery SOLD OUT
Prize draws will take place on November 6, 2015. A list of top winners will be published in the Star Phoenix and a complete list of winners will be available at www.hospitalhomelottery.org on Friday November 13, 2015.

Long Service Recognition Banquet
Once again, St. Paul's Hospital will be holding its Long Service Recognition Awards at the Western Development Museum on October 22, 2015.

Advancing Molecular Imaging at St. Paul's Hospital
PotashCorp announced a $500,000 donation to support the St. Paul’s Hospital Chronic Kidney Disease Outreach Program, and to help fund the Hospital Foundation’s purchase of a SPECT-CT.

Charity Golf Classic Raises More Than $100,000 in Support of Prostate Cancer
The Driving Fore Prostate VIP Reception & Celebrity Auction on August 25 and the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic on August 26 at Dakota Dunes Golf Links collectively raised $108,090 in support of the Leslie and Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and Urology Operating Theatre #8 at St. Paul’s Hospital.

Head Coach Supports Hospital
Todd McLellan's new responsibilities as the head coach of the Edmonton Oilers hasn't stopped him from supporting his home province. On Aug. 25, McLellan will be auctioned off as part of the Driving Fore Prostate Golf Classic in Saskatoon, along with other celebrities like multi-talented Métis performer Andrea Menard. The highest bidders will win the chance to have McLellan, Menard, or other celebrities on their team at the golf tournament on Aug. 26.

St. Paul's Hospital, SHR Renew Partnership Agreement
St. Paul’s Hospital and Saskatoon Health Region (SHR) renewed their Partnership Agreement at the St. Paul’s Hospital (SPH) Annual General Meeting on June 25, 2015.

SPH Foundation Draws
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Draws

Raising $4.9 Million To Help Save Time and Save Lives
In surgery, every minute matters…that’s why St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation is launching a campaign to raise $4.9 million to advance all eight operating theatres at St. Paul’s Hospital.

ROCK 102 Caged for the CURE Radio Marathon
ROCK 102 Radio hosts Shack, Watson & Whitney will remain 'caged' to raise funds in support of the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health at St. Paul's Hospital.

A Day to Celebrate Community
On Wednesday, May 27th, St. Paul’s Hospital will host the 23rd Annual Community Day celebrations on its front lawn.

Locked Up in Support of Urology Health
Rock 102’s Morning radio hosts Shack & Watson will kick off the 5th annual Caged for the Cure radio marathon at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 28th from Lawson Heights Mall. Shack and Watson will be locked in a cage for 26 hours straight, broadcasting live from the Cherry Insurance Cage, urging our community to donate money that will help ‘release’ them from the cage. Funds raised will support the Leslie & Irene Dubé Urology Centre of Health and significantly advance the technology in Urology Operating Theatre #8 at St. Paul's Hospital.

SPHF Donor Luncheon
Honoring generous donors supporting St. Paul's Hospital

St Paul's Hospital Foundation AGM
St. Paul's Hospital Foundation Board and CEO present details of the previous year in review.

Mogathon

Hospital Home Lottery - What a Feeling!

Driving Fore Prostate with Mike Babcock & Friends
Driving Fore Prostate with Mike Babcock & Friends

Evening Under the Stars
Join us for an Evening Under the Stars...

Colours of Grief & Healing Workshop

MIKE BABCOCK FORGES RELATIONSHIP ‘FORE’ THE HEALTH OF IT

Caged for the Cure 2014

Foundation raises $3M for hospital

Grand Opening of Pylypchuk Hall

Hospital Home Lottery 2014 Launches
The Hospital Home Lottery will raise funds for patient needs in the Saskatoon Health Region.

The Gormley Gathering for St. Paul's Hospital Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health
Join John Gormley at The Gormley Gathering, held at Persephone Theatre in Saskatoon, November 4th, 2013, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Prostate Cancer Canada's Wake Up Call Breakfast, September 25, 2013
The Saskatoon Breakfast is a partnership between Prostate Cancer Canada and St.Paul's Hospital.

Evening Under the Stars in support of SPH
Whitecap Sports Centre backdrop for inaugural FUNDRAISING CONCERT

ROCK 102 Caged for the Cure Raises over $105,000
Rawlco's ROCK102 Caged for the Cure 36 hr radio marathon raised over $105,000 for St. Paul's Hospital Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health

Leslie & Irene Dube Urology Centre of Health Grand Opening
A Grand Opening to mark the completion of the Urology Centre of Health main floor ambulatory unit.

Hospital Home Lottery Winners Announced
With a sell-out the HHL lottery drew for the lucky prize recipients!

Kinsmen Foundation $400,000 Investment in Innovative Lab Technology
Tracy Malaney, Volunteer Chair, Kinsmen Foundation announced a $400,000 donation to St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation in support of the acquisition of a digital transmission electron microscope for St. Paul’s Hospital Lab to serve patients from across Saskatchewan.

$500,000 Mosaic Gift for St. Paul's
The Mosaic Company generously supported the purchase of a digital electron microscope to advance diagnoses for kidney, cardiac and neurological disease.

Hospital Home Lottery Supports Community
With a $1.6 million show home, early bird prizes and 50-50, these lottery proceeds support Saskatoon's three hospitals in better serving the needs of our community.