Geriatric Psychiatry Outreach Offsite Clinics

Geriatric Psychiatry Outreach Offsite-Clinics are held monthly at Markham Stouffville Hospital in Uxbridge, Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg and Lakeridge Health Hospital in Whitby. The clinics are serviced by a Community Nurse Clinician on-site and a geriatric psychiatrist via Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN). 

Services include:

  • Consultation

Eligibility:
Individuals over 65 living with dementia or an age related mental illness who are refractory to treatment.  Clients under 65 will be considered if they meet the diagnostic criteria on a case by case basis. This service is not available to clients with developmental delay or neuropsychiatric disorder.

Additional site-specific criteria:

Markham Stouffville Hospital Clinic:  Seniors living in the community. The clinic is accessible solely to General Practitioners practicing in the Uxbridge area.

Northumberland Hills Hospital Clinic: Inpatients of Northumberland Hills Hospital

Lakeridge Health Whitby Hospital Clinic: Inpatients of Lakeridge Health Whitby

How to access this service

Markham Stouffville Hospital Clinic: Referrals are accepted from general practitioners practicing in the Uxbridge area.

Northumberland Hills Hospital Clinic: Referrals are accepted from Northumberland Hills Hospital

Lakeridge Health Whitby Hospital Clinic: Referrals are accepted from Lakeridge Hospital Whitby