Press releases and public service announcements 2020

Ottawa - October 19, 2020 - A look back At the Montfort General Meeting

The General Meeting of Hôpital Montfort took place virtually on Wednesday, October 21. During the public meeting, the Montfort Foundation unveiled an annual contribution of $2,223,940 to the hospital and its knowledge institute for the period from April 2019 to March 2020.

Ottawa - October 16, 2020 - On October 19, Montfort opens a COVID-19 clinic in Orléans

As part of regional pandemic efforts, a new COVID-19 care clinic will open on Monday, October 19 at one of the ice rinks in the Ray Friel Recreation Complex at 1585 Tenth Line Road.


Montreal - October 7, 2020 - One million dollar donation to the Orléans Health Hub

As the largest single donation in Montfort's history, Mr. Tremblay and Ms. Villeneuve's donation is a historic one for the Montfort Foundation.


Montreal - October 7, 2020 - Postponement of the 8th World Congress to 2022

Due to the health conditions associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Secrétariat international des infirmières et infirmiers de l'espace francophone (SIDIIEF) announces that postponement of its triennial world congress. Initially scheduled for 2021, the Congress will take place from the 12th to the 15th of June 15, 2022, in Ottawa.


Ottawa - October 5, 2020 -  Heron and Moodie COVID Care Clinics to offer online booking

It is anticipated that beginning Monday, October 5th at 6 pm, the COVID-19 Care Clinics on Heron Road and Moodie Drive will be offering online booking for those who need of a COVID-19 test and meet the criteria.


Ottawa - September 22, 2020 -  Change in hours of operation at COVID-19 clinics

As the next step in the regional response to COVID-19, Hôpital Montfort will soon open a COVID-19 Care Clinic in Orléans. 


Ottawa - September 21, 2020 -  Montfort to manage a COVID-19 Care Clinic in Orléans

As the next step in the regional response to COVID-19, Hôpital Montfort will soon open a COVID-19 Care Clinic in Orléans. 


Ottawa - September 17, 2020 -  Montfort honoured by the Canadian College of Health Leaders

The Canadian College of Health Leaders presented two awards to Hôpital Montfort during its virtual ceremony “Honouring Health Leadership 2020” on September 16.


Ottawa - September 15, 2020 -  Josette-Renée Landry, PhD, named Chief Executive Officer of the Institut du Savoir Montfort 

The Board of Directors of the Institut du Savoir Montfort (ISM) is proud to announce the appointment of Josette-Renée Landry, PhD, as Chief Executive Officer of the ISM, effective September 15, 2020. 


Ottawa - July 28, 2020 -  Province Announces Ontario Health Team in Eastern Ottawa

Ontario Health Teams Better Connect Care and Support Ontario’s COVID-19 Response.


Ottawa - July 23, 2020 -  Ottawa area hospitals gradually welcoming more visitors

Hospitals in the Ottawa area are taking a gradual approach to welcoming more visitors. This is in line with guidance from the Ontario Ministry of Health and action being taken at hospitals across the province.


Ottawa - June 10, 2020 -  Hospitals in the Champlain Region slowly and safely increasing scheduled hospital activity

Hospitals in the Champlain Region are taking a safe, coordinated and gradual approach to increasing scheduled services, which were postponed at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Ottawa - June 5, 2020 -  We can, and must, do better

Montfort raises its voice in solidarity with Black communities. We denounce racist acts perpetrated against people of colour.


Ottawa - May 15, 2020 -  Regional hospitals support long-term care homes

Health-care teams in the Champlain region have successfully tested residents in all 60 local long-term care homes ahead of the provincial government's May 15 deadline.


Ottawa - May 7, 2020 -  Ottawa area hospitals helping families connect for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is an important day to show our love and appreciation for the mothers and mother figures in our lives.


Ottawa - April 21, 2020 -  Ottawa area hospitals: if you need care, please come to our connect with our hospital  

As the community continues to follow physical distancing recommendations from Ottawa Public Health, Ottawa area hospitals want to remind the public to continue to come to hospital if you think you have a serious health concern..


Ottawa - April 8, 2020 -  Second COVID-19 Care Clinic opening in Ottawa East on Thursday

As the next step in the regional response to COVID-19, a second Care Clinic will open on Thursday at 10 a.m. in Ottawa’s east end. It will be operated by Hôpital Montfort, in partnership with Ottawa Public Health and the region’s Clinical Care Coordination Centre (C4).


Ottawa - March 17, 2020 -  Ottawa area hospitals postpone non-urgent surgeries, procedures and programming to prepare for COVID-19

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve locally, Ottawa area hospitals are taking further action to ensure the health and safety of patients, families and our workforce.


Ottawa - March 16, 2020 -  Ottawa area hospitals restrict visitor access to protect patients and staff members

Hospitals in the Ottawa area are restricting visitor access to their facilities as part of their evolving response to the presence of COVID-19 in the city. This is in line with guidance from the Ontario Ministry of Health and action being taken at hospitals across the province. 


Ottawa - January 29, 2020 -  Montfort, one of the top employers of the national capital region

The Montfort academic hospital is proud to be named once again as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers, as announced today by the editors of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project.


Ottawa - January 16, 2020 -  Become a member of the Hôpital Montfort Association in 2020

Hôpital Montfort Association is looking for new members. Would you like to get involved? Deadline to summit you application is February 18, 2020.