Liaison Psychiatry - Kingston Hospital
Who we are
The Kingston Liaison Psychiatry Service offers assessment and treatment for service users with mental health needs in the general hospital. This includes service users presenting in crisis in A&E.
Who is the service for
This service provides seamless access to psychiatric services to all patients over 18yrs old presenting in the A&E department and those admitted on the AAU.
There is an upper age limit of 65 for patients admitted on wards for the rest of the general hospital.
Conditions we treat
Where to find us
MHAU, Base 2 Building
Kingston upon Thames
Telephone: 020 3513 5000
Our opening hours
Who you might see / our staff
Our team consists of various members of staff such as senior nurses including a substance misuse nurse and an older adult nurse.
- Team Administrator: Kumuthasri Selvaraj
- Consultant Psychiatrist: Dr Ooshar Mestry
What you can expect
Biopsychosocial assessment and person centred care plan.
Referrals are made via the Kingston Hospital bleep system on bleep number 509