Psychiatric Consultations for Primary Care Providers
Providence Psychiatry’s doctors are available for one-time consults for other medical providers. Primary care providers who need guidance with a patient’s medication, diagnosis or recommendation for ongoing care may request a psychiatric consultation from our staff. After the consult, our doctors will report their findings and recommendations to the referring provider.
The following types of primary care providers can request a psychiatric consultation:
- Clinical nurse specialists
- Nurse practitioners
- Physician assistants
- Primary care physicians