Transitional Care

Transitional Care


The Transitional Care Unit provides safe, short-stay specialized care for our patients while they heal and prepare for discharge to home or another care setting.


Our team will work closely with you to provide you with structured routines and therapy sessions to build your strength, meet your rehabilitation needs, and prepare you for discharge.

Bruyère has 165 transitional care beds across two locations in Ottawa:

Patients who transfer to Bruyère for transitional care do so for a short period. Once admitted, you can expect to spend an average of 60 days with us. Please note that this duration is an estimate and will vary based on your individual needs and progress.

Greystone facilities

Greystone Transitional Care Unit

Opened in 2020 as part of the regional COVID-19 response, Bruyère’s Greystone Transitional Care Unit welcomes patients from acute care who need specialized care before returning to the community. 


This hospital is overseen by Bruyère and managed by Integrated Care Solutions, a division of Bayshore HealthCare.

All admissions and visitor policies mirror those at Bruyère hospital campuses. For more information, please see our visitor information page

Provincial referral form

To refer, please complete this form, encrypt it, and email it to BruyereClinicalAdmissions@bruyere.org or fax 613-562-6095.

For more information on admissions, contact BruyereClinicalAdmissions@bruyere.org or 613-562-6262, ext. 1446.