Supported Projects

The Canadian Health Foundation is proud to participate in the key developments that set Bayfront apart from the rest of the medical industry, year after year. These include projects both small and large, but every little bit makes a big difference.

Currently In Progress:

  • Robotics Initiative
  • Suncoast Hospice House Bayfront
  • Emergency Department
  • Rehabilitation
  • Bayflite equipment to enhance aeromedical emergency helicopter service
  • Medical Education

Ongoing Priorities:

  • Women’s Health Initiatives, including Bayfront Baby Place
  • Nursing Scholarships
  • Aucremann Medical Education Endowment
  • Montenegro OB/GYN Residency Fund

Previously Completed:

Second Century Capital Campaign: Construction of 10 state-of-the-art operating rooms, bringing our total to 12 and accommodating our adult open heart program. (Completed March 2006)

  • James Heart Center, complete with four brand-new catheterization labs and opportunity for growth into a fifth cath lab (Completed September 2007)
  • Breast imaging project, including digital mammography and breast MRI
  • Child Development Center upgrades
  • Digital chest radiographic suite
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy for the Cancer Care Center
  • 3-D cardiac mapping system for the James Heart Center
  • Intraoperative echocardiograph device for the cardiovascular operating suites
  • Bayflite GPS tracking system
  • Retrofitted driver evaluation vehicle for rehabilitation
  • Cardiopulmonary stress test system
  • Intravascular ultrasound, “Volcano,” for the endovascular surgery program
  • African American Health Forum