Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Needs
Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation is raising funds to meet the COVID-19
pandemic needs of our hospital.
At Baxter Regional Medical Center, the safety and well-being of our patients
and staff are our top priority.
Baxter Regional is monitoring Coronavirus (COVID-19) daily and is in close contact with local and state health officials and the
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to remain vigilant against
the spread of this virus. We hope this provides our donors assurance during
Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation has been tasked with helping our hospital
secure funding for the equipment most needed to be most prepared for the
Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This includes:
2 ACUTE CARE VENTILATORS
Acute Care Ventilators (vents) have specialty modes used to manage very
sick patients with various respiratory illnesses. In this current COVID-19
crisis, patients may go into respiratory failure rapidly, requiring intubation
within hours, and develop Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS).
The specialty modes of these acute care vents most successfully manage
The cost is $42,000 each, and
remember - we need two 2.
2 PORTABLE VENTILATORS
Portable Vents will assist patients on our ambulances or in the Cline Emergency Center.
These vents are battery powered, making it easy to transport patients to
different departments within the hospital as well as to/from ambulances.
These vents are safer to use for COVID-19 patients, as they reduce the
risk of spread during transport when compared to manual ventilation.
The cost is $15,000 each, and
remember - we need 2.
If you are able to support Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation with a gift
to help us acquire these important items, please donate now!
Click here and select COVID-19 Pandemic Needs from the dropdown menu, or call Baxter
Regional Hospital Foundation at (870) 508-1770. Gifts of any amount are
appreciated. If you are unable to give, please spread the word that help
We appreciate the support and inspiration of our generous community, during
this crisis and always. It is an honor to be the steward of such a powerful legacy.
Baxter Regional Hospital Foundation Staff
Baxter Regional is also accepting donations of masks, scrub caps, face
shields or goggles, booties (feet covers) and gowns due to COVID-19 pandemic
Click here for information regarding handmade masks and scrub caps. For more information, please email