Press Releases and Public Service Announcements

December 18, 2015 - Hôpital Montfort awarded Bronze status by the Healthy Foods program

Hôpital Montfort received Bronze status from the Healthy Foods in Champlain Hospitals initiative, awarded by the CCPN. Montfort is the first hospital in the City of Ottawa to earn this distinction.


December 17, 2015 - The counter-monument “Place Oh! Francophone Anonyme d’Amérique” arrives safe and sound

After being kept from the public eye for more than 10 years, the counter-monument “Place Oh! Francophone Anonyme d’Amérique” has finally been given a permanent, prominent place near the main entrance of Hôpital Montfort.


December 15, 2015 - Hôpital Montfort signs an agreement with Ruijin Hospital in Shanghai

Two years after obtaining its status as a teaching hospital, Hôpital Montfort has just signed its first international agreement. Starting next year, Montfort will receive 4th and 5th year medical students from the Ruijin Hospital, affiliated with the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, in China.


November 3, 2015 - Hôpital Montfort presented with a Silver Award by OHA

Hôpital Montfort received a Silver Award during the 2015 edition of the Quality Healthcare Workplace Awards, handed by the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA), and also reached Bronze status with its very first OHA Green Hospital Scorecard.


October 28, 2015 - Montfort joins the list of Canada’s Top 40 research hospitals
Hôpital Montfort has joined Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals, a list published yearly by Research InfoSource Inc, a leading information source on research and development in Canada.


October 26, 2015 - Mariette Carrier-Fraser, recipient of the Ontario Francophonie Award
Hôpital Montfort is proud to recognize the honor accorded to Ms. Mariette Carrier-Fraser, secretary of the Hôpital Montfort Board of Trustees, who was awarded the 2015 Ontario Francophonie Award.


September 2, 2015 - Alain-Michel Sékula inducted as Honorary Lieutenant Colonel 

The Canadian Forces Health Services Centre Ottawa held an investiture ceremony on September 2, 2015, to induct Alain-Michel Sékula as Honorary Lieutenant Colonel of the unit. 


August 31, 2015 - Researchers at Montfort edit a scholarly publication on health care training in Canada

Researchers and clinicians affiliated with Hôpital Montfort and its research institute have just edited a book on professional development in the primary health care professions published by the Presses de l’Université du Québec.


July 28, 2015 - Limited access to psychiatrists for Francophone patients in Ontario hospitals 

French-speaking Ontarians are about one-third as likely to have daily contact with psychiatrists within the first three days of their admission to mental health facilities in Ontario. 


June 18, 2015 - New President for the Association de l’Hôpital Montfort

The Association de l’Hôpital Montfort held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday, June 17, 2015. During the AGM, members of the Association confirmed the appointment of SuzannOe Clément as President.


April 10, 2015 - Suggestions d'entrevues pour la 14e édition des Journées Montfort 2015 (French only)

Feature ideas surrounding the 14th edition of Journées Montfort, the continuous professional development medical event and interdisciplinary educational conference.


April 9, 2015 - Become a volunteer at Hôpital Montfort

Hôpital Montfort is recruiting new volunteers. The volunteers support Montfort’s staff members in order to offer patients and their close ones the best experience possible.


March 26, 2015 - Hôpital Montfort 2015-2016 Budget

Today, Hôpital Montfort has reached a crossroads in its history amidst a new set of economic circumstances.


March 20, 2015 - Active offer of French language health services in Ontario: Hôpital Montfort applauds the common approach

On this International Francophonie Day, the management team of Hôpital Montfort welcomes the common approach on the active offer of French language health services.


March 5, 2015 – Become a member of the Hôpital Montfort Association

The Hôpital Montfort Association is recruiting new members. The Association consists of up to 100 volunteer members dedicated to upholding the mission and vision of Hôpital Montfort.


February 5, 2015 -  Hôpital Montfort amongst Top 30 employers of the National Capital Region

The prize’s advisory board highlighted the fact that the hospital encourages employees to plan for the future with retirement planning assistance and health benefits that extend to retirees.


January 20, 2015 -  A "Safety Net” between hospital and community

In order to facilitate the transition from hospital to community, a province-wide model for discharging mental health clients from hospitals is underway in nine hospitals across Ontario: the Transitional Discharge Model (TDM). In the Ottawa area, Hôpital Montfort tested the results for this innovative approach.