At a Glance

The Ottawa Hospital 2013-2014 Annual Report

Our People

Take a moment to meet the men and women who make The Ottawa Hospital successful.

Physicians

Quality patient care, breakthrough research and education – physicians at The Ottawa Hospital do it all exceptionally well.

Nurses

Our 4,500 nursing professionals are caregivers, trainers, researchers and leaders. They successfully blend compassion with knowledge when caring for their patients.

Other Health-care Professionals

A range of other health-care professionals work diligently to restore patients’ mobility, independence and quality of life. They support patients and their families during stressful times, help patients heal more quickly and plan for the day they leave hospital.

11,524
Employees
1,574
Residents and Fellows
656
Medical students
1,398
Physicians

Support Staff

Maintaining a clean environment, transporting patients, ensuring the right tools are sterile and available are some of the important tasks performed by our support staff. They play an essential role in patient care.

Volunteers

Our 1,100 volunteers dedicate their time, energy and expertise working with our staff and contributing to the positive experience of each and every patient. They are often the first people you see as you enter the hospital.

1,100
Volunteers
114
Paramedics students placements
1,668
Nursing placements

Our Facilities

The Ottawa Hospital is one of the largest teaching hospitals in Canada. It is the only hospital in the Champlain health region to provide the highest levels of specialized medical care to adults in Eastern Ontario.

Civic Campus Riverside Campus General Campus
  • Cardiology
  • Emergency Department
  • Family Health Team
  • Mohs Surgery Clinic
  • Neurosciences
  • Regional Geriatric Program for Eastern Ontario
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Trauma Services
  • University of Ottawa Skills and Simulation Centre (uOSSC)
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Weight Management Clinic – Bariatric Centre of Excellence
  • Women’s Breast Health Centre
  • Arthritis Centre
  • Eye Care Centre
  • Family Health Team
  • Foustanellas Endocrine and Diabetes Centre
  • Nephrology
  • Shirley E. Greenberg Women's Health Centre
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Chest Diseases Centre
  • Emergency Department
  • Regional Cancer Program
  • Rehabilitation Centre
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • University of Ottawa Eye Institute
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute — Canada’s largest cardiovascular health centre — delivers world-class care to The Ottawa Hospital’s cardiac patients.
Across the campuses
  • High-risk obstetrics and prenatal services
  • Mental health
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • P.A.R.T.Y. (Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth)
1,127
Beds
96
Bassinets
8.1
Average Length of Stay (days)
49,341
Patient admissions
166,137
Emergency visits
1,058,658
Ambulatory care visits
34,537
Surgical cases
6,516
Babies delivered
13,659
Eye care surgical cases
16,006,336
Laboratory procedures

Caring for the Community

The Ottawa Hospital offers high-quality, patient-focused health services to the 1.3 million residents of Eastern Ontario. The hospital serves patients in both official languages.

Our regional programs address a wide range of patient needs including:

  • Cancer
  • Heart
  • Kidney
  • Vision
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Mental health
17,714
area in square kilometers
1.3
million residents
36%
of residents are over 50

Affiliated with uOttawa

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