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Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 501 Smyth Rd

Service: Cancer Centre - Psychosocial Oncology Program

Alternate Name OCR ; The Ottawa Hospital
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre
501 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6
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Intersection Alta Vista Dr and Smyth Rd
Mailing Address c/o Carolyn Andrews 
PO Box 938 
The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre 
501 Smyth Rd 
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L6
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) Support and rehabilitation to patients and their families during treatments and follow-up. The team includes: social workers, dietitians, physiotherapists, speech and language pathologists, psychologists and psychiatrists.

Groups: Coping with Cancer Stress * Connections 18-35 * Caregiver Support Group

Education sessions: Nutrition during Cancer Treatments * Breathe * Lymphedema Education Class
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: 18 year(s) and up 
Patients 18 years and older of The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre and their families
Application Referral by an Oncologist or Health Practictioner * self-referral also accepted
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Caregiver Support Groups ~ Cancer ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Cancer
Waiting List Varies depending on the service offered.
Contact Information
Office Phone General campus 613-737-7700 ext 70516 or Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre ext 25200
Fax 613-737-8331
Other Details
Established 1950
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869042747 RR0001 (The Ottawa Hospital Foundation)
Resources Website, medical library
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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