Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 505 Smyth Rd

Service: The Rehabilitation Centre

Description and Services
Description (Service) Comprehensive 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)
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Dates Year-round
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) ; Québec - Western
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Persons with physical disabilities and people with amputations, spinal cord injuries, strokes, lung diseases, speech and language disorders, and many other disabilities
Application Applicants need a referral from either a family physician, a specialist, a health professional, or from the Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ; Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Brain Injuries ; Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Stroke ; Disability Awareness Programs ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services ; Inpatient Rehabilitation ; Pain Management ~ Pain ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Rehabilitation Issues ; Podiatry/Foot Care ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating ; Speech and Language Pathology ~ Communication Impairments
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-737-7350 ext 75508
Primary Executive Dr Jack Kitts, President
Alternate Name The Ottawa Hospital ; TOHRC
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre
505 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, ON K1H 8M2
Google Map
Intersection Alta Vista Dr and Smyth Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules
Parking Pay parking lot
Other Details
Established 1981
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 137077137 RR0001 (Rehabilitation Centre Volunteer Association)
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada