Transitional Care

Transitional Care


Through transitional care, Bruyère provides a bridge for patients to make their way back to the community safely, whether that is returning to their home or transitioning to long-term care or convalescent care.

Bruyère has 141 transitional care beds across two locations in Ottawa:



Patients who transfer to Bruyère for transitional care do so for a short period. An average length of stay in transitional care is 60 days.

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.