Caring Spirit: Dr. Charles Nelson, Orthopedics, VGH

Congratulations to Dr. Charles Nelson, Orthopedic Surgeon at Victoria General Hospital, on receiving a Caring Spirit award! A grateful family of a young patient made a donation in their daughter’s honour after her stay in his care. Their generosity will directly help to continue and improve patient care in the Orthopedic Clinic. Thank you.

The Victoria Hospitals Foundation would like to thank the Caring Spirit donor for her generous gift and congratulate Dr. Charles Nelson on the well-earned distinction! Service like his greatly improves quality of life for patients on Vancouver Island: “Thank you Dr. Nelson and the amazing staff at VGH Pediatrics ICU and the Orthopedics Clinic and Ward for everything you did for my beautiful daughter. You gave her back her life and I am forever grateful for that.”

[title size=”2″]HOW TO NAME A CARING SPIRIT AND SUPPORT YOUR HOSPITAL[/title] The Caring Spirit program gives grateful patients and their loved ones the opportunity to pay tribute to doctors, nurses and other hospital caregivers by making a donation of any amount in their name. Please remember to tell us your Caring Spirit’s first and last name and which hospital and department they work in.

  • Click Donate Now
  • Call 250-519-1750
  • Stop by the hospital cashier
  • Visit us or send us cheque. Here’s our contact information

Caregivers are so touched when they are named as Caring Spirits. They will receive recognition from their supervisors and peers, a special Caring Spirit pin and a letter of congratulations that doesn’t disclose the amount of your gift. [title size=”2″]HOW DOES YOUR DONATION HELP?[/title] Your gift will be used for priority medical equipment that improves care for other patients. Caring Spirit has funded hundreds of important pieces of medical equipment throughout Royal Jubilee and Victoria General hospitals. It’s a wonderful way to support our hospitals and recognize excellent care. Read about all our latest Caring Spirits!