North Simcoe Muskoka Specialized Geriatric Services

Site: Barrie - Cundles Rd

Service: Integrated Regional Falls Program

Description
Description (Service) Community consultation service targeting frail seniors with geriatric syndromes requiring comprehensive geriatric assessment by an inter-professional team with specialized knowledge and skills regarding the care of frail seniors * focus on individuals with falls/fear of falling * team includes nurses, physiotherapists and occupational therapists * services include home visits and screening clinics, with Geriatricians supporting Specialized Assessment Clinics in Barrie and Orillia
Service Details
Hours Vary
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Frail Older Adults (Clinical Frailty Scale 4-6) residing in community dwellings: 
* seen by health provider with evidence/documentation of falls assessment AND meeting 1 or more of the following criteria: 
* presenting with a fall in a NSM Emergency Department and being discharged home 
* OR being referred by a NSM fracture clinic 
* OR requiring falls assessment and intervention by a specialized interprofessional team in an ambulatory clinic setting
Application Physician or Nurse Practitioner referral required for Geriatrician /Specialized Assessment Clinic
Languages English
Fees None ; Covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
190 Cundles Rd E, Suite 205
Barrie, ON L4M 4S5
 
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Central Intake 705-417-2192
Toll Free Phone Central Intake 1-866-594-0010
Fax 705-792-4614
E-Mail sgscentralintake@nsmsgs.ca
Website www.nsmsgs.ca
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/NSM_SGS
Primary Contact Susan French, Communications Officer; Email: information@nsmsgs.ca
Primary Executive Sandra Easson-Bruno, Director; Phone: 705-417-2192 ext 102; Email: seasson-bruno@nsmsgs.ca

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