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John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital (Bruyere Continuing Care)

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Bruyere's John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital has a bilingual interprofessional outpatient program that aims to optimize the health and quality of life of frail community-dwelling seniors.

Contact Info
  • Phone: (613) 562-6262, ext. 4010
  • Website: https://www.bruyere.org/en/geriatric-day-hospital
  • Address: 43 Bruyère St, Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8

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Verified Dementia-Friendly Features

  • Accessible entrance, Accessible parking, Bilingual (E/Fr)
Dementia-Friendly Trained Staff
  • No
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The John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital is a bilingual interprofessional outpatient program for seniors. To be considered for admission a patient must meet the following requirements: be at least 65 years of age, be referred by a physician and requiring two or more of these needs to be addressed: Mobility/Falls, Difficulty with activities of daily living (such as bathing, meal preparation or problem-solving in emergencies), Cognitive issues and symptoms that are affecting function, Medication concerns, and/or Caregiver stress / Future planning. Their team works closely with the client and caregivers to set goals and implement a personalized therapeutic program that can last up to 10 weeks.


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Last updated: 26-11-2020
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