Direct Service Referral

Policy

Category: Preschool Speech and Language/Wee Talk
Subject: Direct Service Referral
Division: N/A
Policy Number: CA.93.01.101
Effective Date: Sept. 1999

POLICY STATEMENT

Children who are referred to direct therapy service will have their chart placed on the central wait list.

 

APPROVED BY

Andrea Roberts    


Procedure

Category: Preschool Speech and Language/Wee Talk
Subject: Direct Service Referral
Division: N/A
Procedure Number: CA.93.02.101
Effective Date: Sept. 1999

PROCEDURE

  1. At the initial or follow-up assessment, parents/caregivers of children who require direct therapy services will be asked to consent to therapy services and to sign all appropriate documents.
  2. Children are placed on the central wait list by their original intake date.
  3. The central wait list is kept and maintained by the Wee Talk Administrator.
  4. Referrals are forwarded to the hospitals regularly upon request.
  5. Referrals which are forwarded to the hospitals for services must contain the following:
  • Statement of Release;
  • A copy of the original Growing Great Kids (GGK) Integrated Intake form;
  • The latest assessment or re-assessment; and
  • Any other pertinent information.

APPROVED BY

Andrea Roberts