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Hamilton Health Sciences

Site: Grimsby - 169 Main St E - West Lincoln Memorial Hospital

Service: Geriatric Assessment Outpatient Clinic

Contact Details
Primary Contact Leanne Prosser, Geriatric Assessment Nurse; Phone: 905-521-2100 ext 77976
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Boundaries West Lincoln Hospital catchment boundaries
Located In Community Grimsby
Address & Map
169 Main St E
Grimsby, ON L3M 1P3
 
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Intersection Main St E and Baker Rd
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Program is offered in collaboration with the Center for Healthy Aging/HHSC/St. Peter's Hospital in Hamilton.  
 
Patients must be referred to the program at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital by a Physician. Outpatient referrals are assessed using a comprehensive, standardized assessment of a person's environmental needs, and physical, psycho-social, cognitive and functional abilities, and are completed by a Nurse Clinician with a family member or caregiver present. The individual is then assessed in clinic or virtually by the Geriatrician and the Nurse Clinician. A consultation report is generated for the referring Physician and recommendations for care/tests/services are shared.  
 
Follow up clinic appointments as determined by the Geriatrician. Other Health Professional cross referrals, when appropriate, on a case by case basis.
Hours Monthly clinic
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Frail and/or multiple complex medical problems, depression/delirium/dementia
Application Physician referral
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health
Service Categories Geriatric Assessment ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services

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