PSYCHIATRIC HOME CARE

PSYCHIATRIC HOME CARE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides comprehensive mental health services to patients in their own homes. Offers specialized programs for patients of various ages. Arranges for other services for patients as needed and advocates for patients/families. Provides evaluation with feedback to medical doctor or treatment team, medication administration/education, behavior modification, general health/nutrition status assessment. Functions as a School Net Program.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNew Hyde Park, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityMust have Axis I psychiatric diagnosis, MD referral, a working telephone, and reside in Nassau or Queens counties.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesMedicare, Medicaid, some managed care insurance.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 9am-5pm
Specific Hours: 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Elissa Wegner, Director
Physical Site Address 1 1983 Marcus Avenue, Suite 139
Physical Site City, State, Zip New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Mailing Address 1 1983 Marcus Avenue, Suite 139
Mailing City, State, Zip New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Main Phone (516)326-6500; (516)326-6516 (intake coordinator M-F 9am-2pm)
Fax (516)326-8680 (for school system personnel)
Web Address schoolnet.lij.edu/eshare/files/directory/programs/dir_prg_psych_homecare.html; www.lij.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug09
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: LONG ISLAND JEWISH CERTIFIED HOME HEALTH AGENCY
Affiliated Program: PSYCHIATRIC HOME CARE
This Service: PSYCHIATRIC HOME CARE
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
Adults (YB-0500)
Advocacy (FP-0500)
Children (YB-9500.1500)
Home Health Care (LT-2800)
Hospitals (LL-3000)
Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services (R)
Mental Health Evaluation (RP-5000)
Mental Illness/Emotional Disabilities (YF-5000)