Psychiatrically Sensitive Primary Care services are designed to be provided directly to patients of WBH who serves co-morbid populations without adequate or appropriate primary care for patients with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness or Severe Emotional Disturbance or other related conditions through unique, customized workflows.
Accessibility to Primary Care services in a familiar, trauma-sensitive environment with trusted staff
Provider comfort with open access, walk-in, adjustment of daily schedule to accommodate individuals
Patient-centered approach by teams accustomed to that approach
Trauma histories, struggles with severe mental illness, discomfort with medical interaction
Generally, physical exams are not performed on the first visit, and readiness for complete physicals exams is discussed and planned together
Developing and enlarging trust and comfort for co-morbid conditions
Clinicians help facilitate connections with on-site PCP or referral to outside PCP
Clients will meet with a primary care provider for 30 minute follow-ups to be determined by the provider in accordance with clinical best practices and industry standards.
Time of completion: Approximately 30 minutes.
Location offered: Long Beach and Raymond
No one will be denied services based on inability to pay and discounts are available based on family size and income.