Press releases and public service announcements 2017
December 12, 2017 - Smoke-free regulations for better health at Ottawa hospitals
Starting January 1, 2018, the outdoor grounds of all Ontario hospitals will be 100% smoke-free under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (SFOA).
December 12, 2017 - Ottawa area hospitals take measures to protect against winter viruses
'Tis the season for influenza and gastroenteritis (“stomach flu”). The local hospitals in Ottawa are asking for the community’s support in reducing the spread of infection.
November 17, 2017 - 120 participants attend the Orleans Health Hub town hall session
Over the past few days, the public has been able to get an update on the Orléans Health Hub, thanks to several activities surrounding this large-scale project.
November 16, 2017 - 100% conversion rate for organ donation
Montfort is proud of its Hospital Achievement Conversion Rate Award from the Trillium Gift of Life Network for organ donation, with a rate of 100%.
November 14, 2017 - Move of the Salvation Army
Letter sent by Montfort to the City of Ottawa planning committee, concerning the proposed move of the Salvation Army to 333 Montreal Rd (in French)
November 13, 2017 - Montfort supports the 13 principles of the Ottawa Declaration
It is with great interest that the Montfort team read the Ottawa Declaration, which was adopted during the 2017 Rendez-Vous Santé en Français by 350 French-speaking health care professionals from across Canada and internationally.
November 10, 2017 - Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals : Montfort climbing the ranks
Montfort is proud to announce that it ranks amongst Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals for the third year in a row.
November 2, 2017 - Montfort unveils its Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT) Scanner
The region’s population will now have access to the latest technology for obtaining a timely and reliable cardiac diagnosis without discomfort, thanks to the new CT scanner with a Specialized Cardiac Module at the Montfort.
July 20, 2017 - Montfort appoints Mélanie Dubé Chief Financial Officer
Montfort, Ontario’s Francophone academic hospital, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mélanie Dubé to the position of Vice-President, Performance, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer. Ms Dubé took this position on July 10.
The Montfort Hospital Foundation is proud to join the Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light again this year for the 2017 edition, which will take place from August 5 to 19, 2017.
June 7, 2017 – Montfort's annual general meeting
The Hôpital Montfort Association wishes to invite the public to its Annual General Meeting, which will take place on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the hospital’s Auditorium (room 1D211).
Physicians working at Montfort will be able to devote more hours to training future doctors and conducting research in French, following the signature today of the Alternate Funding Plan.
April 18, 2017 - Story Ideas from the 16th Journées Montfort
Institut du Savoir Montfort is organizing and coordinating one of the largest medical conferences in French outside Quebec. The 16th edition of the Journées Montfort, wich will bring together over 200 physicians and health professionals from across Canada, will take place on April 20th and 21st in Ottawa (in French only).
April 13, 2017 - Montfort, one of the region’s top 30 employers
This year again, Montfort is proud to be selected amongst the National Capital region’s "Top 30 Employers ".
April 5, 2017 - Become a member of the Hôpital Montfort Association
The Hôpital Montfort Association is recruiting new members.
March 24, 2017 - Montfort launches its Knowledge Institute
Montfort is very proud to officially launch its knowledge institute, the Institut du savoir Montfort (ISM). The ISM is the second hospital-associated institute dedicated to research and education in Ontario.
March 23, 2017 - A new corporate identity for Montfort
You may have noticed a new logo on our website, our social media networks, and gradually, throughout the hospital.
March 22, 2017 - Montfort awards the March 22 Medal to the Daughters of Wisdom
Montfort awarded the March 22 Medal to the Daughters of Wisdom congregation, during a ceremony taking place earlier this morning. This gathering was an opportunity for the current administration to express its appreciation for the founders of the hospital.
A celebration of Franco-Ontarian solidarity took place this morning to highlight the 20th anniversary of the great student march of March 20, 1997
March 9, 2017 - Montfort announces the architects for the Orléans Health Hub
Hôpital Montfort is pleased to announce the name of the architecture firm that will be designing the first phase of the Orléans Health Hub. Following a rigorous tender process, HDR Architecture Associates Inc. was selected to produce the design.
Upon learning that the Government of Ontario had recognized the song Notre Place as the Provincial Anthem of Franco-Ontarians, earlier today, the President and CEO of Hôpital Montfort, Dr. Bernard Leduc, and the President and CEO of the Montfort Hospital Foundation, Mrs. Christine Sigouin, promptly voiced their heartfelt thanks.
February 27, 2017 - Twenty years of Franco-Ontarian Solidarity and of Innovation
The Montfort Hospital Foundation invites the community to a concert celebrating the Franco-Ontarian Solidarity.
January 24, 2017 - Montfort welcomes two new research chairs
Hôpital Montfort is proud to announce the awarding of two new research chairs.
Hôpital Montfort would like to congratulate Linda Cardinal for her appointment to the Order of Canada, in recognition for her contribution to the development of public policy and the advancement of language rights, particularly for official language minorities in Canada.
January 10, 2017 - Help us protect your loved ones against the flu
If you have symptoms of a respiratory illness, including a cough, a runny nose, or a fever, please do not visit patients at the hospital.
January 3, 2017 - The HPASS card allows you to save when parking at Montfort
If you are a frequent visitor of Hôpital Montfort, the new HPASS card will allow you to save on parking fees at the hospital.
January 1, 2017 - Hôpital Montfort welcomes the first baby of 2017 in Ottawa
Hôpital Montfort welcomed the first baby of 2017 for the Ottawa region, when a baby girl was born 25 minutes after midnight on January 1.