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MidCentral DHB - Acute Care Team

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Description

We provide specialist assessment and treatment for people experiencing a psychiatric crisis.

Programmes

Acute Package of Care

Programme Areas

Crisis / acute, Mental health

Programme Type

Intake / assessment

Regions

MidCentral

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult, Older adult

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Existing mental health & addiction service users are encouraged to contact their Key Worker in the first instance.

Referrals are accepted by self-referral, family/whānau member, friend, GP, Police or community agencies.

Description

We are a mobile service that provides specialist assessment (Acute distress)  and treatment for people experiencing a psychiatric crisis/mental distress and addictions.

Staff

Clinical Manager - Richard Atkinson

Hours

12:00 AM to 12:00 AM.

Mon – Sunmidnight – midnight

The Acute Care Team operates 24 hours / 7 days a week

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays..

Languages Spoken

English, , Maori

Charges

No fees apply

Document Downloads

Public Transport

Palmerston North Hospital is on the main bus route.

Parking

Parking is available onsite at Palmerston North Hospital: 40 minutes free, $2.00 per hour thereafter.

Contact Details

  • Freephone 24/7

    0800 653 357

Information about this location

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Postal Address

Acute Care Team - Community Mental Health
Private Bag 11036
Palmerston North

This page was last updated at 9:13AM on June 8, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by MidCentral DHB - Acute Care Team.