Recent Grants for equipment for Hospitals in the Otago Region


Dunedin and Wakari Hospital staff cafes – to provide the upgrade of numerous couches for staff comfort.


Ward 8 Dunedin – $3,638

The purchase of 2 electronic leather lift chairs for patient use
Otorhinolaryngology Dunedin – $3,043

For the purchase of a ORLHNS simulation Throat and Oesophagus model for learning skills of the nose, larynx, and oesophagus as well as nasogastric tube placement.
Vascular Dept, Surgical Services Dunedin – $9,565

The purchase of a new pneumatic compression machine for the management of acute and chronic lower limb oedema.
Ward 4 Day Unit – Dunedin - $5,324

To purchase 2 x treatment recliner chairs for patients who receive treatment sometimes for long periods.
Waitaki District Health Services Limited, Oamaru – $50,000

Contributed to the purchase of a new Ultrasound machine for use in Oamaru Hospital.


Southern Critical Care / Te puna wai ora Dunedin Public – $39,006

For the purchase of a new Hartwell Simulator.
Ward 9B, Wakari Hospital - $42,497

To purchase sensory modulation, sports equipment, and Abeeco Furniture, to assist staff with management of challenging patients and to improve patient comfort.
Intellectual Disability Service, Wakari Hospital - $16,137

To purchase sensory modulation equipment as a valuable 'tool' in the therapeutic care and rehabilitation of their patient group