Bruyère Continuing Care

Site: Ottawa - 43 Bruyère St

Service: Geriatric Services

Description and Services
Description (Service) Geriatric services include: 
John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital: Interdisciplinary assessments, diagnostic and treatment services to geriatric patients with medically complex problems in partnership with community organizations and services to enable these individuals to remain in their homes and communities for as long as possible 
Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team: Comprehensive multidimensional screening assessments for seniors with complex needs, in their own homes * this interdisciplinary team of professionals serves as a primary point of access for community referrals to the Regional Geriatric Assessment Program, a network of specialized geriatric services designed to avoid or reduce preventable losses of health and independence associated with aging
Hours Irregular, call for details
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Seniors, 65 years of age and older * referrals for younger individuals presenting with geriatric problems that may benefit from specialized geriatric services are evaluated individual basis * residents of Ottawa-Carleton or the surrounding areas * patient must agree with the referral
Application John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital: doctor must fill out the referral form available online 
Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team: call or fax
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Activities of Daily Living Assessment ; Adult Day Programs ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Adult Day Programs ~ Dementia ; Adult Day Programs ~ Older Adults ; Dementia Evaluation ; Fall Prevention Programs ; Geriatric Assessment ~ Outreach Programs ; Geriatric Medicine
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital 613-562-6262 ext 4010 * Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team 613-562-6362
Fax Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team 613-562-6373
Alternate Name Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital ; Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team ; John and Jennifer Hospital ; John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital ; Memory Disorder Clinic ; The John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital
Former Name Élisabeth Bruyère Health Centre (2008) ; SCO Health Service (2008) ; Villa Marguerite
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
43 Bruyère St
Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8
View Google Map
Intersection Sussex Dr and Patrick 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
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 872740766 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website, Resource Centre on Aging
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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