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ABBEY BUILDS HER STRENGTH FOR SCHOOL THANKS TO CHILD DEVELOPMENT SERVICE

When most children are learning to crawl, Abbey couldn’t gain the strength to lift herself up. As time moved on and Abbey wasn’t walking, mum Sharon knew something wasn’t right. After numerous private paediatrician appointments, Abbey was diagnosed with low muscle tone. Her muscles aren’t strong enough to hold joints in place therefore her motor…

BOQ MOOLOOLABA PARTNERS WITH WISHLIST

As Wishlist looks to expand on the resources already provided to the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) service at Nambour Hospital, Bank of Queensland Mooloolaba (BOQ) – the local bank responsible for providing $70,000 worth of ENT equipment in 2010/11, has signed on as a corporate partner of the Coast’s local hospital foundation. BOQ Mooloolaba…

SENSORY APRONS AND SLEEVES TO FOLLOW SUCCESS OF CUSHIONS

For a Dementia or Alzheimer’s sufferer, each day can be confusing and distressing. Patients can often feel anxious and confused and are unable to have any control over it. This is why Wishlist arranged for ‘sensory cushions’ to be donated to the Cognitive Assessment and Management Unit (CAMU) at Nambour Hospital. After proving to be…

GO TRANSIT GIVES MORE THROUGH WORKPLACE GIVING

Go Transit is continuing their support of Wishlist by having 35 of their employees donate a percentage of their wage through Workplace Giving. They are also generously matching the employee contribution $1 for $1. This helps Wishlist continue fundraising for the needs of the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. Workplace Giving see employees donate…

Site Rite Prevue Ultrasounds For Nambour Hospital

Insterting an IV cannula is among one of the most common and challenging skills a nurse has to learn. Not being able to see under the skin can sometimes prove uncomfortable for patients and frustrating for nurses. Using a portable hand-held ultrasound can make all the difference. Hand-held USS are designed to ‘enhance user capability…

Coastline BMW Sunshine Coast Summer Racing Carnival Gala Ball

The prestigious Coastline BMW Sunshine Coast Summer Racing Carnival Gala Ball was held on Friday night at the Caloundra Events Centre. On behalf of the Wishlist team, we would like to thank everyone who attended and supported the event. Through the raffle and auctions, a total of $76,900 was raised towards a C-Mac Video Laryngoscopy…