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West Coast DHB - Forensic Services

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

This service is for people with a known mental health disorder, intellectual disability or substance use disorder that may relate to serious criminal offending.

Programmes

Forensic Court Liaison RN

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Forensic

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

Referrals accepted from a person's lawyer or the court Judge to request assessment and screening.

Description

Forensic Court Liaison RN - Works in the Greymouth and Westport District Courts on scheduled criminal list days to provide assessment and screening for suspected mental health, intellectual disability or…

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Forensic Community RN

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Forensic

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Process

Referral accepted from other DHB Forensic Services. Will liaise with adult CMHS and Corrections regarding complex, high risk clients that otherwise do not meet the criteria for Forensic Case Management.

Description

Forensic Community RN - Case manages clients with Special Patient Status under Mental Health Act, or those who have recently been released from a Secure Forensic facility and relocating to…

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Hours

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Fees

No fees apply.

Staff

One Mental Health RN

Have access to Adult CMHS Psychiatrist, Social Worker and Occupational Therapist.

Oversight provided by CDHB Regional Forensic Services.

Public Transport

St John runs two rural shuttle services from Monday - Friday. St John do not charge a fee for this services, however they do accept donations to help cover costs.

Click here for more information on transport, parking, maps and directions.

Parking

Parking is FREE at Grey Base Hospital.

Contact Details

Forensic RN based at the Greymouth Community Mental Health and Addictions Service at Greymouth Hospital.

146 High Street
Greymouth
West Coast 7805

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Street Address

146 High Street
Greymouth
West Coast 7805

Postal Address

Grey Base Hospital
PO Box 387
Greymouth 7840

This page was last updated at 10:33AM on March 10, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by West Coast DHB - Forensic Services.