How Funds are Used

Funds generated by CMN have helped TMC purchase hundreds of items. Among them are ventilators and monitors for the intensive care nursery, chairbeds for parents to stay overnight with their child, isolettes for transporting ill newborns and car seats for TMC's loaner program. NICU Cardiac & Respiratory Monitors Monitor child's heart rate, blood pressure and breathing. Giraffe Omni Beds State-of-the-art newborn care bed for babies as early as 24 weeks. The bed acts as a warmer and an isolate, providing a neutral thermal environment. Code Carts Miscellaneous emergency supplies used in airway management and resuscitation. Extergen Core Temperature Thermometers Thermometer provides the quickest and most accurate non-invasive temperature. Special Cribs with Hypo/Hypothermia Mattress Used to weigh, heat and cool child without disruption. Child Life Program Provides inpatient activity, patient and family education, and community outreach. Pediatric Therapies Special Programs Help for children who are unable to afford health insurance, who do not qualify for government assistance or who can't receive therapy in any other way. Zidy Doll Specialty doll used for teaching children about procedures. Infant Scales Used specifically to weigh infants. Bassinets for Newborns Allows caring, personalized and compassionate environment for newborn patients. Desert Kids Safety Program Child safety program provides families with educational material and child safety items.