Ottawa Hospital (The)

The Rehabilitation Centre

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Record #: OCR0094 Last Modified: 31 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 22 Jan 2014
Organization Information
Alternate NameThe Ottawa Hospital ; TOHRC
Address, Telephone, E-mail, Website, Location
AddressThe Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre
505 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, ON K1H 8M2
 
Google Map
IntersectionAlta Vista Dr and Smyth Rd
Located In CommunityOttawa
Bus Route NotesOC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
ParkingPay parking lot
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone613-737-7350 ext 0
TDD/TTY Phone613-526-1132
Fax613-733-8336
E-mailwebmaster@ottawahospital.on.ca
Websitewww.ottawahospital.on.ca/wps/portal/Base/TheHospital/ClinicalServices/DeptPgrmCS/Departments/RehabilitationCentre
Description and Services
HoursAdministration Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
DatesYear-round
DescriptionComprehensive rehabilitation services to persons with a physical disability on an in-patient and out-patient basis. Involved in coordination, administration and planning of rehabilitation programs on a regional basis. 
 
Programs and services include: musculoskeletal rehabilitation * chronic pain * out-patient and outreach rehabilitation * prosthetics, orthotics and special seating * total foot care * respiratory * neurospinal * stroke * The Robin Easey Centre for acquired brain injury * behavioural rehabilitation service * communication therapy (including stuttering)
Waiting ListYes, length varies according to program
EligibilityPersons with physical disabilities and people with amputations, spinal cord injuries, strokes, lung diseases, speech and language disorders, and many other disabilities
ApplicationApplicants need a referral from either a family physician, a specialist, a health professional, or from the Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)
FeesService - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Languages of ServiceEnglish ; French
Areas ServedEastern Ontario ; Québec - Western
Contact Information
Primary ExecutiveDr Jack Kitts, President
Additional Information
AccreditationYes, by Accreditation Canada
ResourcesWebsite
Established1981
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 137077137 RR0001 (Rehabilitation Centre Volunteer Association)
Subjects
SubjectsCharitable status ; Hospitals ; Nonprofit organizations ; Physical disabilities ; Physical rehabilitation ; Physiotherapy ; Rehabilitation hospitals ; Vocational rehabilitation