About Us

The Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario (RGPEO) is a coordinated network that includes a broad range of specialized geriatric services, from hospital to home. It was established in 1985 as Ontario’s first specialized health services network for seniors.

About RGPEOThrough our clinical services, teaching, evaluation, research and advocacy we are committed to the health and independence of seniors in the Champlain region. Hosted by the Ottawa Hospital, the RGP is a partnership of hospitals and community agencies.

The RGPEO aims to be a leader in the provision of:

  • Comprehensive, interdisciplinary geriatric assessment and treatment services in partnership with our patients, their families and the community;
  • Education in geriatrics/gerontology to practitioners, students and community members;
  • Research into appropriate treatment and service delivery to seniors; evaluation, advocacy and planning in the development of community services which promote seniors' health.

Diagram of RGPEO Services