Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 1053 Carling Ave

Service: Civic Campus - Sexual Assault and Partner Abuse Care Program

Alternate Name HT1 ; RSATP ; SAPACP ; The Ottawa Hospital
Former Name Ottawa Carleton Regional Sexual Assault Treatment Program
Public Comments This is not a crisis line. Phone is not reliably attended after 7 pm daily.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus Emergency Department
1053 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Services to people who have suffered sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence or intimate partner violence within the past six months 
Based in a hospital setting, the program offers: 
* emergency contraception including IUD insertion 
* medical examination 
* collection of evidence 
* initial and serial documentation of injuries 
* crisis intervention 
* sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing 
* pregnancy testing 
* HIV post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) 
* preventative vaccinations and prescriptions 
* short-term follow-up for diagnosis and management of mental health post assault by our nurse practitioner 
* community based or professional referrals for ongoing and/or collaborative care 
* completely private and confidential
Hours Acute Service Mon-Sun 24 hours * Outpatient follow-up 2 days a week
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - Surrounding rural areas
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals 16 years and older, who have recently experienced sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence or intimate partner violence
Application For emergency services: within six months of sexual assault and/or intimate partner abuse
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ) ; Interpretive Services
Fees None - covered by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Sexual Assault Counselling
Waiting List Follow up or outpatient care may have a waiting list.
Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 613-798-5555 ext 13770
TTY Phone 613-761-4140
Crisis Phone For life threatening emergencies, dial 911
Fax 613-761-4985
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Primary Executive Dr Jack Kitts, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869042747 RR0001 (The Ottawa Hospital Foundation)
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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