Joseph Brant Hospital

Site: Burlington - Lakeshore Rd

Service: Hospital Elder Life Program

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Public Comments Effective Aug 21, 2017 the Main Entrance & Emergency Department have moved to 1245 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington L7S 0A2
Contact Information
Fax 905-681-4832
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Primary Contact Trish Corbett, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Geriatrics; Phone: 905-632-3737 ext 5848; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established November 2006
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Innovative model program using trained volunteers to help patients maintain cognitive and physical functioning throughout hospitalization and to help prevent delirium * presently targets admitted at-risk medical patients in the emergency department and throughout the hospital
Hours Mon-Sun 10 am-8 pm, depending on availability of volunteers
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility Ages: 70 year(s) and up 
Seniors with high risk for delirium or functional decline are targeted * risk factors include cognitive decline, mobility issues, dehydration, vision or hearing deficits
Application Screening for high risk patients is done by the Elder Life Specialist or the Clinical Nurse Specialist * all referrals will be considered
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
1245 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 0A2
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Intersection Maple Ave and North Shore Blvd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support
Service Categories Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Inpatients ; Occupational Therapy ~ Inpatients ; Therapeutic Exercise ~ Inpatients

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