NHS Mental Health Referral Pathway Clinical Triage Service for north east Essex
Mid and North East Essex Mind is operating the NHS Mental Health Referral Pathway Clinical Triage Service for north east Essex. This service is for GP’s, health and social care professionals to refer patients to mental health services.
All primary and secondary care mental health referrals other than CRISIS, EWMHS/CAMHS and EIP should be sent into the Clinical Triage Service (CTS).
The Clinical Triage Service records all referral activity by practice/presenting symptoms/preferred provider. Referrals designated for IAPT will be sent directly to local IAPT services. All referrals designated for EPUT for patients presenting with psychotic or cognitive impairment symptoms will be sent directly to EPUT. Remaining common and non-psychotic referrals go to Clinical Triage.
The form must be emailed to NEE.CTS@nhs.net