Consultative Psychiatry and Crisis Intervention

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Titre
Service de psychiatrie de liaison et d'intervention de crise
Adresse

Rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil 4
1205 Genève
Switzerland

Professor
Guido Bondolfi
Head of Division

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 and Loëx sites.
  • Managing psychiatric admissions for patients with complex medical pathologies (UPHA).
  • 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.
     
Dernière mise à jour : 03/02/2021