Bruyère Smart Apartment

Sensors & Tools

The smart apartment is a centrepiece of Bruyère's ecosystem of innovation. Housed directly in our Geriatric Day Hospital in downtown Ottawa, the apartment is strategically placed to bring experts together from private industry and academic institutions alike. It is a vital part of Bruyère’s research infrastructure, which can be used by private industry to test their products in complex health environments.

The Bruyère smart apartment is used to test smart technologies that monitor seniors’ health and wellbeing―to keep them as healthy, safe and independent as possible. It brings together health professionals, researchers, industry partners, non-profits, seniors, and caregivers who will benefit from such technologies in their everyday lives

A technology test bed for industry leaders and health researchers.

The smart apartment is a centrepiece of Bruyère's ecosystem of innovation. Housed directly in our Geriatric Day Hospital in downtown Ottawa, the apartment is strategically placed to bring experts together from private industry and academic institutions alike. It is a vital part of Bruyère’s research infrastructure, which can be used by private industry to test their products in complex health environments.

The Bruyère smart apartment is used to test smart technologies that monitor seniors’ health and wellbeing―to keep them as healthy, safe and independent as possible. It brings together health professionals, researchers, industry partners, non-profits, seniors, and caregivers who will benefit from such technologies in their everyday lives