Older People's Liaison Psychiatry Service
The service provides mental health assessment and care to patients of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals who are over the age of 65.
The service sees people who are inpatients within the hospitals and have diagnosed or suspected mental health problems and need additiona; support during their hospital stay; or who attend the Accident & Emergency Department at the Northern General Hospital.
It can also provide a service to some people who may require mental health support on discharge for up to 2 weeks in the community.
The service also provides advice for patients who have psychological difficulties as a consequence of a physical illness; have self-harmed; or are expressing sucicidal ideas/plans.
Referrals come from within Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.
Location: Brearley Wing Northern General Hospital c/o Longley Centre
Street: Norwood Grange Drive
Postcode: S5 7AU