Your Stories

Keeping our community hospital strong today and for the future.

At Milton District Hospital Foundation we are proud of the compassionate, high quality health care that our medical teams provide.

We frequently receive inspiring comments from patients or their family members, our donors and our volunteers, wishing to express their appreciation for the extraordinary care they, or their loved ones, received at MDH. As a tribute to all our supporters, who help make this possible, we like to share some of these stories and testimonials with you on this page.

Our son is alive because of your amazing team…

Hudson Sherman story as told by his parents. On an early summer night in June 2013, Leigh Ann and John Sherman felt the need to rush their newborn son Hudson to the Milton District Hospital ER. He was only ten days old and they had observed a change in his breathing. As new parents they

The Milton District Hospital Emergency Team saved our daughter’s life…

Lauren Parker Wilson story as told by her father, Jeremy Wilson We first heard of this heartwarming story from the perspective of our emergency team and the difference availability of up-to-date equipment makes. In this case a newly acquired infant warmer and pediatric glide scope proved crucial in the treatment of this very sick baby.

We support the hospital, so it will be there for us when we need it…

Bill and Bobby Rowney, Milton – "We take comfort in knowing that the hospital is there for us whenever we need it.  The fact that we don’t have to leave our community to access quality healthcare is important to us.  Our community has a big role to play in assisting our hospital with the purchase

Our doctors and nurses need the tools to provide the best quality care…

Janet Skupsky, MDH Chief Operating Officer –  "To keep pace with technology, the hospital needs to purchase new and replacement equipment every year; from beds to cardiac monitors and defibrillators to blanket warmers, every item is fundamental to the provision of safe, quality care. The MDH physicians and nurses practice every day with the knowledge

I want to give back to the hospital that was there for me when I needed it…

Testimonial by Tom Dusmet, a former patient at Milton Hospital On December 15, 2010 I was admitted to Milton District Hospital through the Emergency Department, having been diagnosed as having double pneumonia. I was moved to the ICU—the intensive care unit! A new and somewhat intimidating experience, but the staff attended to me with a

All gifts made to Milton District Hospital Foundation benefit Milton…

Helen Vatistas, Executive Director MDHF - "Each year thousands of residents turn to Milton District Hospital for their medical care where an amazing team of doctors, nurses, support staff and volunteers strive to go above and beyond, to ensure that individuals and families in our community get the best quality care, close to home. Because