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Headshot of Thiago Santos
Jul 12, 2024 | Patient Stories

Thiago was a complex care patient at the Bruyère Saint Vincent Hospital from August 2023 to January 2024 due to a severe neurological disease that left him completely paralyzed and unable to even breathe without assistance.

Bruyère’s John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital
Apr 22, 2024 | Patient Stories

Elizabeth Payne with the Ottawa Citizen recently visited Bruyère’s John and Jennifer Ruddy Geriatric Day Hospital.

stroke recovery story
Sep 20, 2023 | Patient Stories

In Ottawa, September 20 is not just an ordinary day; it's a day dedicated to celebrating the power of rehabilitation.

Mar 31, 2022 | Patient Stories

Bruyère Village is very proud to announce that three of our tenants were the recipients of the 2022 Orleans Leading Women and Girls Recognition Award.

rob cairns
Mar 1, 2022 | Patient Stories

It is with heavy hearts that we share that our dear friend and former Bruyère patient, Rob Cairns, passed away in Barrhaven on Saturday, February 12, 2022.

Nov 25, 2021 | Patient Stories

November is diabetes month. Read about the signs and what you can do to protect your health.

Nov 15, 2021 | Patient Stories

Marking a year of Transitional Care Unit at Greystone Retirement Village.

Oct 25, 2021 | Patient Stories

Healthcare Excellence Canada has declared the theme of the 2021 Canadian Patient Safety Week…

Who knows? Essential Care Partners do.

rehabilitation day
Sep 15, 2021 | Patient Stories

Today, Mayor Watson proclaimed September 15, 2021, “Rehabilitation Day”.

rob cairns and family
Aug 16, 2021 | Patient Stories

Rob Cairns is no stranger to navigating the healthcare system and its many levels of care. Not once, but twice he has experienced major health events that could have resulted in admission to long-term care.