Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Site: Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Service: GAIN Geriatric Clinic

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-576-8711 ext 34832
Website www.lakeridgehealth.on.ca/en/ourservices/geriatricclinic.asp
Located In Community Oshawa
Address Lakeridge Health Oshawa
1 Hospital Court
Oshawa, ON L1G 2B9
 
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Intersection Simcoe St N and Adelaide Ave
Contact Information
Primary Contact Amy Maebrae-Waller, Manager, Lakeridge Health; Phone: ext 32553; Email: awaller@lh.ca
Alternate Contact GAIN Reception Desk; Phone: ext 34832
Description & Services
Description (Service) Assessment, investigation, diagnosis, treatment, education, support and care to adults dealing with complex health concerns about cognitive changes, behaviours related to dementia, multiple/complex medications, safety issues and frequent hospital visits including emergency room * GAIN team led by Nurse Practitioners and includes Behavioural Support Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Pharmacist, Social Worker, Home and Community Care Coordinator * assessment takes approximately two hours and involves various examinations and discussions * NOTE: if testing finds driving safely is impaired, GAIN is required to report results to Ministry of Transportation Ontario * develop care plan, provide and help to coordinate some of identified health care needs
Hours Mon-Fri * specific hours not available
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Must live at home or in a retirement residence
Application Be referred to the clinic from a doctor or nurse practitioner
Languages English ; If required and available translation services can be booked
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs ; Hospital Based Outpatient Services

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