Urgent Psychiatric Consultation Clinic (UPCC) is a single session consultation which forwards recommendations to the family physician for implementation. Prescriptions will not be provided by the consulting psychiatrist.
Assessments are done for clinical purposes only and are not for forensic, legal, union, insurance or WCB purposes. Reports are for the clinical use of the referring physician and are not to be released to third parties.
No capacity assessments are done in this clinic.
Eligibility requirements include:
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral guidelines and referral forms.
Referrals are through Access Mental Health for screening. No direct referrals are accepted.