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Queensway Carleton Hospital

Site: Ottawa

Service: The Childbirth Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 613-721-2000
Crisis Phone Emergency 613-721-2000 ext 2600
Fax 613-721-4815
Primary Contact Salli Dambrowitz, Nurse Manager, The Childbirth Program; Phone: 613-721-2000 ext 1041
Alternate Contact Melissa Dougherty, Program Director; Phone: 613-721-2000 ext 3975
Primary Executive Tom Schonberg, President and Chief Executive Officer
Address & Map
3045 Baseline Rd
Ottawa, ON K2H 8P4
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Labour, delivery and immediate recovery care provided in private birthing rooms, complete with hydrotherapy bathtubs and pain management options * Mother and Baby care provided together in mother's room * Level 2 special care nursery * home-like lounge for early stages of labour * Maternity Assessment Clinic providing pre-admission services, health care consultations and diabetes education * Fetal Assessment Triage unit offering ultrasounds and non-stress testing * labour coaches welcomed * community outreach programs working with the Ottawa Public Health and other regional agencies 
Team of professionals: obstetricians * paediatricians and family practitioners * midwives * anesthetists and radiologists * staff nurses, lactation consultants and educators * pharmacists, dietitians and social workers * respiratory therapists and physiotherapists * clerical and support staff
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility The general public whose doctor/midwife are affiliated with the hospital
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Translation and sign language services are available upon request
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
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Other Details
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1976
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 137253571 RR0001 (Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation)
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 01 Nov 2018
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Childbirth Education ; Delivery/Childbirth ; Prenatal Care ; Prenatal Evaluation

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