ED Pathway for Evaluation/Treatment of Children with Behavioral Health Issues

Outpatient Mental Health Follow-up

Outpatient Psychiatric Referral
The Social Worker will perform the following tasks working with the ED team that is caring for the patient.

Identify patient's insurance

Contact insurance company and obtain names of in network providers that patient can go to

Select provider that is relatively close in proximity to where patient lives

Call provider and make referral. Information requested by provider includes:

Provider parent with name of provider, phone number, address and date and time of appointment.