Geriatric Psychiatry Outreach Behavioural Support (LTC)

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

Geriatric psychiatrist and behavioural support outreach nurse provide consultation and follow-up psychiatric care to residents of long-term care (LTC) facilities, in tandem with both physician and staff at long-term care facilities.

Access Information

Referrals come from physicians in long-term care facility. Referrals are mailed or faxed to Intake Secretary -Geriatric Psychiatry. Outreach Registered Nurses triage referrals; liaise with long-term care facility and community partners where applicable.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-722-6521 ext. 6001
Fax 613-789-2999

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Off property.

Languages

English French Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630