News Hospice bed funding goes up by $15K per bed in the north east SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, staff Wednesday, Jul. 13th, 2016 Photo: Joining Sault Ste. Marie MPP David Orazietti at Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH) in Sault Ste. Marie on June 15 for the funding announcement to support existing hospice beds were (L-R) Theresa Mudge, ARCH Executive Director; Marie Paluzzi, ARCH Board of Directors; and Jennifer Wallenius, NE LHIN Hub-Officer. Supplied. The North East Local Health Integration Network is working to support hospice care in the area. More than $300,000 is being committed to Sudbury, the Soo, Kirkland Lake, and Englehart. That means funding for hospice beds is going up by $15,000 per bed. The LHIN says its goal is to provide better support for Northerners who spend their final days in a hospice bed.