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Queensway Carleton Hospital

Site: Nepean

Service: Geriatric Day Hospital

Alternate Name GDH ; OCR ; QCH
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Nepean
Address & Map
Bell Mews Plaza
2039 Robertson Rd, Suite 100
Ottawa, ON K2H 8R2
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Intersection Robertson Rd and Moodie Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Program for seniors who require interdisciplinary professional assessment and treatment to promote safe optimal function and independence in the community * short-term intervention to maximize function 
Assistance with concerns including: falling * getting up out of a chair * understanding * medications * preparing meals * dressing and bathing * safety at home * living arrangements * mood * memory * loneliness, isolation * maintaining social contact
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * closed two weeks over the Holiday period
Areas Served Ottawa
Boundaries West of Bronson Ave
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
Seniors, 60 years of age or older, who require assessment and interventions from at least two of the following disciplines: occupational therapy, nursing, physiotherapy, social work,etc. * The program is suitable for patients who are independently mobile with or without a mobility aide (cane, walker, wheelchair) and those who require minimal physical assistance. Persons who require constant supervision or may demonstrate inappropriate social behaviour cannot be managed in the program
Application Referral from family doctors, members of the Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team, or referral through an in-patient admission to the Queensway Carleton Hospital.
Languages English
Fees Program - Transportation to/from the program ; Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card ; Fee assistance available for Patients who qualify for Para-transpo.
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Older Adults ; Geriatric Assessment ; Geriatric Medicine
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-721-3808
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 613-721-4767
Social Media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter
Primary Contact Dr Robert Nichols, Chief of the Department of Geriatrics
Other Details
Established 1976
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 137253571 RR0001 (Queensway-Carleton Hospital Foundation)
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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