Acute Mental Health Team, Parklands Hospital
Aldermaston Road Aldermaston Road
The Acute Mental Health Team is a small team of practitioners based at Parklands Hospital in Basingstoke. Their work is recovery-orientated and aims to support individuals in the community, providing an alternative to hospital admission.
The team works alongside service users to move through their acute or crisis phase of illness with the aim for transfer back to other secondary care or primary care providers.
The Acute Mental Health Team predominantly takes urgent referrals from local Certified Mental Health Technicians but also take urgent referrals out of hours from a host of other care providers including GPs, the Police, Ambulance and other organisations.
The service is available 7 days a week and the team aims to provide a 4 hour response rate to all urgent referrals.