LAI (Long-acting Injection) Clinic

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

This position is responsible for the nursing clinic, administration of Long-acting injectable (LAI) medication, and the assessment and monitoring of clients participating in the nursing program. The RN - LAI Clinic will be required to develop, implement and evaluate individualized treatment plans with clients on an on-going basis. This position is responsible for providing individualized and highly flexible support to people who have a serious mental illness utilizing a biopsychosocial rehabilitative approach to service. The LAI clinic offers metabolic monitoring and also monitors clients who are on Clozaril.

Organization's Current Reported COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 Response: The health and safety of our clients and staff remains our priority as we continue to monitor the #COVID19 situation and find the best and safest way to provide services and programs. We’re implementing changes to branch services and programs and limiting access to our offices. All events, external meetings and groups have been temporarily suspended and we are reducing face-to-face appointments where possible. The preferred contact method with clients is by phone. Access to our sites is limited to people with preapproved If you are a CMHA Lambton Kent client, your worker will be reaching out to you in the next few days. If you need to speak with them sooner, please leave them a message at their extension. They will endeavour to get back to you within 24 hours. We are not offering walk-in appointments at this time. If you need crisis support, please call Chatham Kent at 519-436-6100 or Sarnia Lambton 519-336-3445. All people entering our offices are being screened for COVID-19.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from all sources.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-436-6100 ext. 2299
Fax 519-351-9203

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Chatham-Kent)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-1700
Tuesday 0830-1700
Wednesday 0830-1700
Thursday 0830-1700
Friday 0830-1700