The Lambeth Triage Ward is in Lambeth Hospital. We provide care for people with acute mental illness who live in the London Borough of Lambeth. Acute illnesses start quickly and have distressing symptoms.
We provide psychiatric assessment, treatment and care for people who require hospital treatment. We help to reduce the risk of harm to self and others.
We bring together different professionals, including psychiatrists, nurses and social carers who work with the patient and their carers.
We work with the home treatment team to support people when they leave hospital and to help maintain their health.
The Lambeth Triage Ward is an assessment ward based at Lambeth Hospital. We provide assessment and care for people, aged 18-65, who have an acute psychiatric illness requiring 24 hour hospital care. Acute illnesses start quickly and have distressing symptoms.
We assess people and either transfer them to adult inpatient acute wards or refer them to their community services.
We provide care for people who live in the London Borough of Lambeth.