Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre

Site: Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr - 3rd Floor

Service: Mental Health and Addiction - Medication Clinic

Description
Description (Service) Goals of program are to increase patients' sense of control over illness and prevent hospitalization * provides medication, symptom monitoring, wellness promotion, community service awareness, education and psychosocial support for patients who have a diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder who have demonstrated inadequate response treatment and/or have intolerable side effects, and need to be stabilized on new or current medications * patients will be transitioned back to the care of family physician (GP) or former psychiatrist after approximately 6 months of education and monitoring
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Youth, Adults 16yrs and up * formal diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizoaffective illness * must have family physician (GP) in Simcoe County
Application Referral - medical, psychiatrist
Languages English
Fees None - covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
201 Georgian Dr, 3rd Flr
Barrie, ON L4M 6M2
 
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Duckworth St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-9090 Ext 47210
Fax 705-739-5631
Website www.rvh.on.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/TeamRVH
Primary Contact Laurin Frith, Manager; Phone: 705-728-9090 ext 47269
Alternate Contact Sue Shearer, Registered Nurse; Phone: 705-728-9090 ext 47421

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