Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare

Service: Seniors Assessment and Support Outreach Team, Bracebridge - Ann St - South Muskoka Memorial Hospital Site

Record #: MUS0168
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Jul 2022


Description (Service) Works to link and refer people to appropriate services where available by providing assessment and support to patients 65 years of age and older residing in the South Muskoka catchment area.

The Seniors Assessment & Support Outreach (SASOT) is an interdisciplinary team that consists of two Social Workers, an Occupational Therapist, a Registered Nurse, a secretary and a physician medical advisor.

Patients may be seen in their own home, a retirement residence, or in the emergency department at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital.

SASOT completes a comprehensive assessment of a patient's health and day-to-day function, which may include:
  • Home Environment Safety
  • Medical Concerns
  • Memory/Cognition
  • Mobility
  • Personal Care
  • Household Activities of Daily Living
  • Social Issues

Service Details

Public Comments SASOT is an interdisciplinary team working to help maintain seniors within their homes, to facilitate successful hospital discharge, reduce emergency department visits and avoid unnecessary hospital admissions. SASOT will not duplicate services that already exist nor provide direct therapy such as psychotherapy, physical therapy, or wound care.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bala ; Baysville ; Bracebridge ; Gravenhurst ; Port Carling ; Port Severn ; Port Sydney
Eligibility Live in South Muskoka area

65 year(s) and up
Application Referral from physicians or nurse practitioners.
Languages Translation services available
Fees None.

Address and Location

Site Location South Muskoka Memorial Hospital
Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
South Muskoka Memorial Hospital; 75 Ann St
Bracebridge, ON
Canada P1L 2E4
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Intersection Ann St and Aubrey St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-645-4404 ext 3505
Fax 705-645-6372
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Hollie Leggett, SASOT Secretary; Phone: 705-645-4400
Mailing Address South Muskoka Memorial Hospital; 75 Ann St 
Bracebridge, ON 
Canada P1L 2E4

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