Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - Carling Ave

Service: Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario

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Names
Alternate Name The Ottawa Hospital
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus
1053 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
 
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Carling Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 678 
The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus 
1053 Carling Ave 
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
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Physical Access Unknown
Parking Pay parking lot * Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) A Coordinated network of specialized assessment, treatment and rehabilitation services for elderly persons whose well being, independence, or functional ability is threatened by multiple health or social problems. It is hosted by the Ottawa Hospital and is a product of the combined efforts of many hospital and community partners. 
 
The services include: 
 
* Geriatric Assessment Outreach Teams: Provides a multidimensional screening assessment for elderly people in their own homes for the purposes of problem identification and triaging to other Regional Geriatric Programs or community resources * The East Outreach team covers the region of Ottawa east of Bronson Ave and the West Outreach team covers the region west of Bronson Ave * Referrals are accepted from health professionals, prospective clients, or caregivers, however family physicians must be contacted before a referral will be accepted. 
 
East Team: Bruyère Continuing Care * 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 * 613-562-6362 
 
West Team: Queensway-Carleton Hospital * 3045 Baseline Rd, Ottawa, ON K2H 8P4 * 613-721-0041 
 
* Geriatric Day Hospitals: hospital-based programs that provide multidisciplinary team assessment, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services on an out-patient basis * Physician referral is required. 
 
Bruyère Continuing Care, Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital * 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 * 613-562-6351 
 
Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus * 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9 * 613-798-5555 ext 14645 * fax 613-761-4824 
 
Queensway-Carleton Hospital * 2039 Richmond Road, Suite 100, Ottawa, ON K2H 8R2 * 613-721-3808 
 
* Geriatric Out-Patient Clinics: Physicians and Nurses who specialize in the assessment and treatment of elderly persons staff the clinics. Physician referral is required. 
 
Bruyère Continuing Care * 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 * 613-562-6351 
 
Queensway-Carleton Hospital * 2039 Richmond Rd, Suite 213, Ottawa, ON K2H 8R2 * 613-721-4719 
 
* Geriatric Assessment In-Patient Units: Hospital in-patient service where patients may be admitted for in-depth multidisciplinary geriatric assessment and treatment. Physician referral is required. 
 
Geriatric Assessment Unit, Ottawa Hospital * Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9 * 613-798-5555 ext 14261 
 
Geriatric Assessment Beds, Queensway-Carleton Hospital * 3045 Baseline Rd, Ottawa, ON K2H 8P4 * 613-721-2000 ext 4900 
 
* Geriatric Rehabilitation Units: Hospital in-patient service where elderly persons may be admitted for individualized rehabilitation programs under the direction of a multidisciplinary team. Physician referral is required. 
 
Bruyère Continuing Care, Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital * 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8 * 613-562-6089 
 
* Geriatric Consultation Services: Consultation with physicians who are specialists in the assessment and treatment of elderly persons may be requested at all regional hospitals and long-term care facilities by attending physicians.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Elderly patients 65 and over with multiple health problems, affecting their mobility, activities of daily living and independence.
Application A referral from a family physician is mandatory.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Geriatric Assessment ~ Outreach Programs ; Geriatric Counselling ; Geriatric Medicine ; Geriatric Medicine ~ Professional Skills Development Support ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-798-5555 ext 14458
Fax 613-761-5334
Website www.rgpeo.com
Primary Contact Stephanie Conrad, Executive Assistant, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario
Primary Executive Dr Frank Molnar, Medical Director, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario
Alternate Executive Kelly Milne, Director, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario
Other Details
Established 1985
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107805921 RR0001
Elections There is no Board of Directors; hosted by the Ottawa Hospital.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Library * Website * Resource Centre on Aging (at the Civic Campus, first floor): books, videos, journals, binders
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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