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About Bruyère

Bruyère Board of Directors

Call for Nominations will be posted in February 2021


Ottawa’s first hospital was founded over 170 years ago by the Sisters of Charity. As a Catholic organization, Bruyère is carrying on the values and legacy of Mother Élisabeth Bruyère.

Bruyère is a multi-site academic healthcare organization that is maximizing quality of life and helping people stay and return home. We deliver a wide variety of services in aging and rehabilitation, medically complex, palliative, residential, and primary care. Our research leads to constant innovation in the services we provide with a focus on providing care that promotes independence.

The two inpatient hospital campuses, with a total of 450 beds, offer specialized care and rehabilitation for geriatric, palliative, medically complex, and stroke patients. The Academic Family Health Team is affiliated with the University of Ottawa and provides comprehensive primary health care to 17,000 patients from the Ottawa area at two locations. The two long-term care homes, with 269 beds, offer residents a caring environment with innovative, evidence-based programming that provide a sense of place and enhances quality of life.

We are looking for energetic, skilled individuals to become part of a strong team as we build for the future. Preferred candidates bring knowledge of the health care sector, a strong professional or business background, demonstrated leadership and time to contribute meaningfully to the organization. Recruitment will reflect the diversity of our community. Areas of specific expertise are reviewed on an ongoing basis and matched with current needs. 


Secretary of the Board of Directors
Bruyère Continuing Care
43 Bruyère Street, Room 722B
Ottawa, ON K1N 5C8
nboyer@bruyere.org