Peterborough Regional Health Centre

Site: Peterborough - 149 King St

Service: Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Clinic

Description
Description (Service) Provides expedited treatment for patients addicted to alcohol or opioids. Care model is designed to start therapy immediately and then connect patients with an appropriate ongoing care provider. Staffed by physicians and registered nurses. Services include: 
 
* same-day counselling, addiction medication and prescription therapies 
* access to both short- and long-term treatments 
* referral to additional supports and resources in the community 
 
Aims to prevent opioid overdoses and reduce ER visits and inpatient hospital stays 
 
* In an emergency, go directly to your nearest Emergency Department *
Service Details
Public Comments New clinic opened 5 Mar 2018
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8 am-12 noon * last appointment at 11:30 am
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility People with alcohol or opioid addictions
Application Walk in * no appointment or referral necessary * referrals welcome from doctors, nurses, social workers, addiction counselors or other service providers
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location co-located with PARN
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
159 King St, Suite 302
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8
 
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Intersection George St and King St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - gender neutral washroom available
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-749-9708
Fax 705-748-3060
Website www.prhc.on.ca

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