What We Support

SNMH Foundation’s main goal is to directly improve patient care at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. Your support makes it all possible! There are many community health projects and programs that benefit from donor support such as the Cancer Center, Women’s Imaging Center, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency Department, Stroke Program, Alzheimer’s Outreach Project and many more. We are proud that 100% of your donation goes directly to the project or program of your choice and 100% is tax-deductible. Unrestricted, or Area of Greatest Need, donations are always directed thoughtful to the most current needs of the hospital.

In fiscal year ending June 30, 2015, SNMH Foundation disbursed $1,040,714.00 to the hospital to fund the following projects:

  • Equipment for the Surgery Department
  • Bedside Ultrasound for the Emergency Department
  • Gurneys for the Emergency Department
  • Support for Telepsych/Telemedicine Consultations
  • MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) Equipment
  • Cancer Center Support Programs
  • Community-Wide Electronic Health Record
  • CT Scanner
  • Nurse Care Boards
  • Patient Assistance Support
  • Equipment for the Family Birth Center
  • Equipment for Physical Therapy
  • Equipment for the Cardiac Rehab Department
  • Advanced Directive forms for the Palliative Care Department
  • EKG Carts
  • Alaris Pumps for Nursing
  • Respiratory Vests
  • CPR Training
  • Interventional Radiology Suite
  • Books for Read Me A Story
  • Yes I Can Caregiver classes for the Alzheimer’s Outreach Project
  • Funding for Mammogram and Breast Cancer Diagnostics
  • and more!