Clinical Programs

The Geriatric Division sites provide a full spectrum of clinical services for the management of elderly patients with psychiatric illness, including:

  • inpatient units
  • outpatient services
  • day hospital services
  • community psychogeriatric services providing domiciliary visits
  • consultation liaison services to both acute-care and long-term facilities

Dr. Mark Lachmann is Clinical Coordinator for the Division.

Members of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry are active in consulting with community partners, the LHINs, Health Quality Ontario, the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and others to develop new models of care to serve older adults with mental health and addiction problems.