Queensway Carleton Hospital

Geriatric Day Hospital

Home Agency Service

Description
Program for seniors who require interdisciplinary professional assessment and treatment to promote safe optimal function and independence in the community
  • short-term intervention to maximize function
Assistance with concerns including:
  • falling
  • getting up out of a chair
  • understanding
  • medications
  • preparing meals
  • dressing and bathing
  • safety at home
  • living arrangements
  • mood
  • memory
  • loneliness, isolation
  • maintaining social contact
Eligibility
Seniors, 65 years of age or older, who require assessment and interventions from at least two of the following disciplines: occupational therapy, nursing, physiotherapy, social work, etc.

The program is suitable for patients who are independently mobile with or without a mobility aide (cane, walker, wheelchair) and those who require minimal physical assistance. Persons who require constant supervision or may demonstrate inappropriate social behaviour cannot be managed in the program.

Residency requirements:

  • West of Bronson Ave

Application Process
Referral from family doctors, members of the Geriatric Assessment Outreach Team, or referral through an in-patient admission to the Queensway Carleton Hospital * Please bring a small, recent photo of yourself for our records.
Office
613-721-3808
Crisis
9-1-1
Fax
613-721-4767
Web Site
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Languages
English
Contact
Dr Robert Nichols, Chief of the Department of Geriatrics
Fees
Program - Transportation to/from the program ; Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card ; Fee assistance available for Patients who qualify for Para-transpo.
Documents Required
As per the application process
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
November 26, 2021
Address
Bell Mews Plaza, 2039 Robertson Rd, Suite 100
Ottawa, ON, K2H 8R2
Cross street: Robertson Rd and Moodie Dr
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tue
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wed
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thu
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Fri
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * closed two weeks over the Holiday period
Service Area(s)
Ottawa