Partners in Care Initiative

North Shore

Orthopaedic

Improved access to specialty consults through an expedited screening process with the implementation of an ortho advice line, centralized referral system ensuring appropriate imaging with right specialist receiving the consult (i.e., subspecialty), and referral acknowledgements.

Mental Health

Establishment of  non-urgent, rapid access to psychiatric consults in partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health; referral pathways.