Baycrest Ambulatory Care Central Navigation
Central Navigation is a single point of access for Ambulatory Services at Baycrest. This service is supported by a team of Clinical Navigators, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Registered Nurses and Administrative Staff.
Central Navigation follows a no-wrong-door approach; helping community agencies, primary care providers and other health care providers to navigate Ambulatory Services at Baycrest. Each referred case is independently assessed by the CN team to identify the most appropriate services at Baycrest, to identify any duplication in services and to identify cases requiring prioritization. Central Navigation can also help support connections to services and supports locally while waiting for services at Baycrest.
Referring to our services is simple. For the majority of Ambulatory Care Services patients require a referral form to be completed by a physician or nurse practitioner. The referral forms can be completed in two ways: