Mission of the Consultative Psychiatry and Crisis Intervention Division
Managing the evaluation, referral and, if necessary, monitoring of interdisciplinary treatment for psychiatric disorders in adult and geriatric patients who are admitted or monitored through outpatient consultations at the Cluse-Roseraie, Trois-Chêne, Bellerive and Loëx sites.
Managing psychiatric admissions for patients with complex medical pathologies (UPHA, UGIMP).
Covering the medical psychology workload (support/training for teams and professionals) at the above hospital sites.
Averting long psychiatric hospital stays by offering crisis interventions to patients who cannot immediately be referred for outpatient treatment, before they reach ER.
Making the necessary resources available to ER so it can function as a Psychiatric (Emergency) Admissions Unit, under the leadership of the Attending Physician for this unit and of the head of ER.