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Site: Ottawa - 43 Bruyère St

Service: Rehabilitation Care

Alternate Name OCR
Former Name Bruyère Continuing Care (2019) ; Élisabeth Bruyère Health Centre (2008) ; SCO Health Service (2008)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
43 Bruyère St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8
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Intersection Dalhousie St and Bruyère St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters * free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Inpatient and outpatient assessment and rehabilitation care * improves the patient’s daily functional abilities through assessment and treatment of physical, cognitive, medical and social issues 
Specific programs include: 
* stroke rehabilitation 
* Care of the Elderly 
* physical medicine and rehabilitation clinic 
* ambulatory stroke rehabilitation service 
* geriatric rehabilitation (see separate record for details) 
* The John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital (see separate record for details)
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries Champlain District LHIN boundaries
Eligibility Patients who have had a recent decline in their ability to manage everyday activities
Application Physician referral required * referrals from sources outside the usual catchment area will be considered
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Most services covered by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card * some services such as the Bruyère Helpline are not covered ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - Pre-authorized payment option ; Fee assistance available for Bruyère Helpline services, for eligible clients ; assistance is provided by Bruyère Continuing Care.
Service Categories Activities of Daily Living Assessment ; Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Stroke ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services ; Inpatient Rehabilitation ; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Waiting List There are at times waiting lists for some services
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-562-6262
Other Details
Established 1973
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Champlain Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888460441 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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