The Dartford Liaison Psychiatry Team is a dedicated team of registered Mental Health Nurses and Consultant Psychiatrist who provide mental health liaison assessments, support and advice at Darent Valley Hospital. The service is run by Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust.
The Dartford Liaison Psychiatry Service is provided by Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust. The on-site team provides mental health support to patients attending the Emergency Department (ED) or when admitted as an inpatient to one of the wards at Darent Valley Hospital.
The team work very closely with Darent Valley Hospital staff to allow patients’ mental health to be treated alongside any physical health problems. We are working together to ensure patients experiencing mental ill health are treated appropriately whilst under the care of the hospital.