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PsychCHAT Goes Live June 6/22

One-Link is offering non-urgent general psychiatry advice and recommendations for primary care practitioners via telephone

Primary Care providers in Connected Care Halton OHT region (Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton) can connect with Halton Healthcare affiliated Psychiatrists to review recommendations on best practice for managing mental health and addiction care needs in their practice

What PsychCHAT Can Provide:

  • General treatment recommendations regarding assessment, management and treatment of mental health and addiction needs
  • Learning opportunities – educational and practical advice

What PsychCHAT DOES NOT Provide:

  • Completion of a referral for an assessment
  • Appointment booking
  • Arranging a transfer
  • Arranging a hospital bed
  • Informing the referring physician of results of an assessment
  • A consultation on the care of a specific or identified individual
  • Fast-track referrals to psychiatry consultation or one-Link

If you are looking to access PsychCHAT, please fill out the PsychCHAT Request Form - Fillable

If you want more information, see the PsychCHAT Flyer