Services and equipment in hemato-oncology:

Purchase of tablet computers :

  • Patients can spend time on these tablet computers while they’re having their chemotherapy treatments.

Purchase of six Comfortline chairs :

  • For patients who receive chemotherapy treatments.
  • Users are seated in their chairs for six to eight hours
  • They offer optimal comfort.
  • The chairs are nicknamed “Cadillacs”.
  • Some patients fall asleep in their chairs because they are so comfortable.

Purchase of three Hiflex tablets and a blood pressure device:

  • For patients who receive chemotherapy treatments.
  • Makes it easier for patients to eat, read, write, etc…
  • A blood pressure device is used frequently during the treatment.
  • Avoids contamination amongst patients (not between)

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Realization of a participative mural:

-Patients and their families participated in its creation.
-In memory of other deceased patients.

-Embellishes the waiting room.
-Allows clients to forget about illness for a moment.

Set-up of a snack bar service:

  • Fruit, cheese and pastries.
  • Coffee, tea and juice.
  • Free of charge to patients who receive chemotherapy.
  • Offered bi-weekly.
  • With the participation of volunteer auxiliary members and their committee.