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We’re Celebrating Two Special Anniversaries in November!

By The Centre for Health Innovation / October 31, 2021 /

10 Years of Care, Compassion and Research at the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre & 1 Year of Expanded Care in a New Facility at the Centre for Health Innovation

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The CHEO Foundation is the New Home for The Bryan Murray Legacy Fund

By The Centre for Health Innovation / June 9, 2021 /

Fund subsidizes integrative cancer care for pediatric patients with a childhood cancer diagnosis at the Centre for Health Innovation We are pleased to announce that the CHEO Foundation has taken over stewardship of The Bryan Murray Legacy Fund from the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) Foundation which recently merged with the Canadian College of Naturopathic…

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Ontario Patients for Integrative Medicine – Protect Your Access to Integrative Health

By The Centre for Health Innovation / March 9, 2021 / Comments Off on Ontario Patients for Integrative Medicine – Protect Your Access to Integrative Health

Dear patients, We want to alert you to a proposed change in Ontario’s health care system that may threaten your ability to access Integrative Medicine services from physicians. The change is an update of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) policy on Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). This update adds major barriers…

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Our New Facility is Now Open!

By The Centre for Health Innovation / February 17, 2021 / Comments Off on Our New Facility is Now Open!

We are excited to welcome you in our new space! The Centre for Health Innovation, our new home for the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre, continues to provide excellence in health care for our community, but now with an expanded vision that includes all chronic health conditions. Our multidisciplinary team looks forward to serving you and…

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The Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre Transitions to Become The Centre for Health Innovation

By The Centre for Health Innovation / October 15, 2020 /

We Are Expanding into General Healthcare and Opening a New Facility in the New Year Nearly 10 years ago, the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) opened its doors as the first integrative and cancer care research centre in Eastern Canada. The OICC has operated as a regional centre of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine…

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COVID-19 Update

By The Centre for Health Innovation / June 18, 2020 / Comments Off on COVID-19 Update

Open for Virtual Visits & Limited In-Person Care With the stay-at-home order in effect in Ontario as of 12:01 a.m. on April 8th, 2021, the College of Naturopaths of Ontario has confirmed that naturopathic health services can remain open and that no additional restrictions have been placed on health professionals at this time. The Chief…

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COVID-19 Update: Clinic Move To Telemedicine & Online Programs

By The Centre for Health Innovation / March 16, 2020 / Comments Off on COVID-19 Update: Clinic Move To Telemedicine & Online Programs

To adjust to the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, the OICC has taken steps as best we can to reduce community spread and the chance of infection for our patients. This means for our community based practice we have ceased all in-person visits. The clinic will remain closed to patient traffic until the risk of community…

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Is 3D Mammography More Effective in Detecting Breast Cancer?

By The Centre for Health Innovation / February 8, 2017 / Comments Off on Is 3D Mammography More Effective in Detecting Breast Cancer?

The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre and Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre collaborate on clinical trial for breast cancer screening with digital breast tomosynthesis. FEBRUARY 8, 2017 – OTTAWA, ON – Researchers from The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre and the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) have opened the Ottawa site of the Lead-In to the Tomosynthesis…

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10th Annual Babes4Breasts Benefit Concert for Head Start Program

By The Centre for Health Innovation / September 29, 2016 / Comments Off on 10th Annual Babes4Breasts Benefit Concert for Head Start Program

Ottawa, ON, September 29, 2016 –  Join CBC TV’s Lucy van Oldenbarneveld as the host and emcee for the annual Babes4Breats (B4B) benefit concert being held October 14th in support of the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC). This year’s concert will be extra special. Celebrating B4B’s 10th birthday, it will feature ten artists – a mix…

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Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray Leads $5M Campaign: Changing How We Live With Cancer

By The Centre for Health Innovation / April 6, 2016 / Comments Off on Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray Leads $5M Campaign: Changing How We Live With Cancer

$100,000 Gift from Senators Foundation and NHL Foundation OTTAWA – April 6, 2016 – The Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) today launched its first major fundraising campaign: Changing How We Live with Cancer, at the Canadian Tire Centre, sponsored by the Ottawa Senators Foundation. “I am pleased to announce that we have now reached $1 million…

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