Single point of access

The single point of access team in Wakefield acts a streamlined point of contact for all secondary mental health referrals in the area.

Acting as the sole point of contact for referrers the team are able to signpost service users accurately to the correct service in a timely and effective manner.

This helps to avoid multiple referrals and clears up any uncertainty surrounding an individual’s fulfilment of a referral criteria.

Why would someone choose the service

The Single Point of Access team provides a smooth and efficient entry into the Trust’s Wakefield services. We help to triage service users to the most appropriate service and make the process as smooth as possible.

Our team of experienced clinicians provide advice and information to the professionals who contact us, providing reassurance and support throughout the entire referral process.

Staff you may meet

  • Administrator
  • Dietitian
  • Doctor
  • Non-clinical support staff
  • Nurse
  • Nursing assistant
  • Occupational therapist
  • Other clinical staff
  • Physiotherapist
  • Psychologist
  • Receptionist
  • Social worker
  • Specialist advisor
  • Support worker
  • Therapist
  • Ward staff

Page last updated on May 26th, 2017

Service delivered in: Wakefield