Together for the HMR Fund

Let’s Help the HMR and its patients

The Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont Foundation is launching a fundraising campaign to ensure that the population benefits from the best possible care at all times.

Why give?

Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont (HMR) is the largest hospital center in the east end of Montreal and one of the institutions designated by the Quebec government to care for COVID-19 patients, while continuing to provide essential services to the most vulnerable people in our community. Its teams performed greatly, but the pandemic did highlight two realities:

  • The dilapidated condition of the Hospital;
  • The high vulnerability of the population served by HMR.

This state of affairs and the importance of ensuring that HMR teams have the facilities, equipment, programs and training necessary to provide the best care and excel are what led the Foundation to create the Together for the HMR Fund.

The Fund’s objective

To provide the HMR with the resources necessary to maintain excellence in care, research and teaching, which are at the heart of the Hospital's ability to deal with the current pandemic, a possible second wave, and future challenges.

This fund will support among other things:

  • The acquisition of state-of-the-art equipment and technology;
  • The training of health care personnel;
  • Increased screening capacity.

Time is of the essence.
Help us save lives now and be prepared for any eventuality.
Help the HMR and its patients.

 

I give to the Together for the HMR Fund.


Dr. Marquis and his intensive care team were on the frontlines during COVID.
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"Throughout this pandemic, the HMR has been there for you, your loved ones and the entire community. We have demonstrated our ability to deal with COVID-19, treating patients from all over the island of Montreal and Quebec. The Together for the HMR Fund gives you the opportunity to show your solidarity towards your Hospital and its patients. Let's stand as one with the HMR, because each and everyone of us will benefit from it! "

Dr François Marquis

Chief of Intensive Care, Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont

Donate to save and extend lives

Your donations will notably fund:

  • Two high-fidelity mannequins for teaching and training purposes
  • Equipment for intensive care emergencies (electrocardiogram, ultrasound machines, intubascopes)
  • Lifts, to move non-mobile patients and thus prevent bed sores
  • The replacement or upgrade of many pieces of equipment that were overused and severely battered during the pandemic
  • To be expanded
Le Fonds Tous solidaires de l'HMR - Dr François Marquis et Patrice L'Écuyer.

Alive, against all odds!

François Quenot, Greffé du rein à l’HMR en 2018 Transféré de Gatineau et admis à l’HMR le 25 mars, sorti le 13 juin 2020

"I am alive today, thanks to the exceptional efforts made by the Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont's intensive care team, who, for nearly ten weeks, did everything they could to save my life.

Thank you from the bottom of my heart to Dr. Marquis’ entire team, who became my second family during these long weeks."

François Quenot

Kidney transplant at the HMR in 2018
Transferred from Gatineau and admitted to the HMR on March 25, released June 13, 2020

Discover the incredible journey of François.

Thanks to donors

Rio Tinto - donateur pour le Fonds Tous solidaires de l'HMR