1 THE CONNECTICUT MENTAL HEALTH CENTER CLINICAL RESOURCE DIRECTORY 2002
2 Contents I. Community Health Care Van II. III. IV. Connecticut Mental Health Center A. Medical Consultation Service Geriatric Services A. Alder Geriatric Assessment Center HIV Services A. Hospital of Saint Raphael: Haelen Clinic B. Yale-New Haven Hospital: Nathan Smith Clinic V. Medical Services A. Fair Haven Community Clinic B. Hill Health Center C. Hospital of Saint Raphael: Primary Care D. Yale-New Haven Hospital: Primary Care VI. Pain Services A. Advanced Diagnostic Pain Treatment Center B. Comprehensive Pain & Headache Treatment Center VII. Sleep Services A. Yale Center for Sleep Medicine
3 COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE VAN Provides FREE and CONFIDENTIAL Medical Services to Adults INCLUDING: Blood Pressure Glucose Screening Pregnancy Testing STD Screening Condoms Tuberculosis Screening HIV Counseling/Testing Drug Treatment Advocate Hepatitis B Screening/Vaccine Flu Shots Social Services Referrals Physical Exam for work and/or drug programs Daily Locations At the corner of Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Thursday Dixwell and Basset Street 8:00 AM-9:00 AM 8:00 AM-9:00 AM Congress Avenue and Asylum Street 9:00 AM-10:15 AM 9:00 AM-10:15 AM Chapel and Day Street 10:30 AM-12:30 PM 10:30 AM-11:30 PM Kimberly Square 3:15 PM-4:45 PM 3:30 PM-5:00PM Saltonstall Avenue and Ferry Street 5:10 PM-7:30 PM 5:15PM-7:30 PM Telephone:
4 Connecticut Mental Health Center 34 Park Street New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web Site: w:/index.htm Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Consultation Service The Connecticut Mental Health Center enlists the services of three Internal Medicine physicians to provide consultative services to clients receiving care at CMHC. The clinic times are used for clients with no insurance who have a medical problem. Consultants: Walter Kernan, M.D. George Yuen, M.D. Karen Brown, M.D. Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1:30PM to 4:00 PM None required. To make an appointment, call: Brian Lenoci, PA-C or Cookie Lenoci, PA-C at (203)
5 Adler Geriatric Assessment Center Yale New Haven Hospital 20 York Street New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web Site: Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Geriatric Services The Dorothy Adler Geriatric Assessment Center is an outpatient consultative service that provides comprehensive assessment of older persons. The center works with persons who have medical, psychological, cognitive or social problems impeding function or threatening independent living. The goal of the assessment is to identify and treat corrective problems and to locate and coordinate community resources to optimize the patient s and family s living situation. The Centers staff consists of Geriatric physicians and Psychologists, Case Managers, a Geriatric nurse practitioner, and a Patient Care Associate. Medical Director: Sidney T. Bogardus, M.D. Liaison: Kathy Maturo Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30AM to 5:00 PM Tuesday and Friday 8:00AM to 4:30 PM Medicare covers approximately 80% of the charges for the visit. Some managed Medicare plans. Language: Interpreter services are available.
6 Hospital of Saint Raphael Haelen Center MOB Chapel Street New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web site: Medical Resource Directory for CMHC HIV Services Medical Records Same Telephone and Fax as above. Multidisciplinary Team, which provides specialized medical care, education, and counseling to persons living with HIV and AIDS. Goal is to work with clients and their loved ones to improve the quality of life. Medical Director: Sharon Weissman, M.D. Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:30 PM Monday Evening Clinic every other week No one is denied. Financial Counselors available. Services Available: Social Work and Case Management Pastoral Counseling Comprehensive Medical Care Language: Language Bank available.
7 Nathan Smith Clinic 15 York Street New Haven, CT Telephone (203) Fax: (203) Medical Response Directory for CMHC HIV Services The Nathan Smith Clinic provides comprehensive health care services for HIV positive persons at all stages of their infection. Medical Director: Wagner Belton, M.D. Patient Services Manager: Beverly M. Belton, RN Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:30 PM Private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare Services Available: Social Work Pastoral Counseling Psychiatric Consultation Neurology Consultation Nursing Services GYN Care Medical Care Access to Clinical Trials Language: Spanish speaking staff and/or interpreters available. For appointments and further information, please call (203) or (203)
8 Fair Haven Community Clinic 374 Grand Avenue New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web site: Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Services Medical Records Telephone: Fax: Fair Haven Community Health Center is a non-profit agency that offers Medical and Psychosocial services through the life span. Eligible clients must reside in the Fair Haven Catchment Area. Medical Director: Laurie Bridger, M.D. Liaison: Betsy McMinn, MS, LPC Monday through Thursday 9:00AM to 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM and 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Friday 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Medicaid, Medicare, SAGA. Sliding Scale available. Services Available: Cardiac Care Diabetes Wellness Clinic HIV Related Illnesses School Based Care Satellites: Bella Vista Clinton Avenue School Fair Haven Middle School Wilbur Cross High School Language: Spanish
9 Hill Health Center 428 Columbus Avenue New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web Site: Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Services Medical Records Telephone #: Fax #: The Hill Health Center is a non-profit, federally funded community health center, which provides medical, dental, mental health and substance abuse treatment to people in the greater New Haven area. The mission is to provide high quality medical care to undeserved people of all ages at an affordable price. Medical Director: Karen Michels, M.D. Liaison: Gary Spinner, PA, and Chief Operating Officer Monday, Wednesday, Friday; 8:30 AM 5 PM Tuesday and Thursday; 8:30 AM 8:30 PM Saturday; 8:30 AM 12:30 PM : Medicare, Medicare, SAGA, commercial insurance Most managed care plans Sliding Scale available Services Available: Pediatrics, behavioral health, womens health services, homeless care, substance abuse treatment, school based clinics, family planning, pharmaceutical services, dental, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology and nutrition counseling to name a few. HIV-related services are provided through the primary care clinic. Languages: Spanish, Italian and Portuguese
10 Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Services Satellites: West Haven Health Care Telephone: (203) Community Health Connection-Ansonia Telephone: (203) Women s Health Services Telephone: (203) Dental Clinic Derby Telephone: (203) Northside (Substance abuse) Telephone: (203) Grant Street Partnership (Substance Abuse) Telephone: (203) South Central Rehabilitation Center Telephone: (203) Adult Mental Health Clinic Telephone: (203) Child Guidance Center Telephone: (203) Dixwell Health Clinic Satellite Telephone: (203)
11 Hospital of Saint Raphael Primary Care 1450 Chapel Street New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web site: Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Services Medical Records Fax (203) The Hospital of Saint Raphael Primary Care Clinic is a medical clinic that offers a variety of services for adults. Services offered include primary care for adults and referral to medical subspecialty clinics as needed. Medical Director: Stephen Atlas, M.D. Liaison to CMHC: Jay Pinsonce Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 4:30 PM Managed Medicaid, SAGA, Medicaid, Medicare Sliding scale available. Subspecialty Services Available: OB/GYN Clinic, Monday through Friday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM and Monday-Wednesday-Friday Evenings until 8 PM Location: HSR Medical Office Building, 2 nd Floor Telephone: (203) HIV Services, Haelen Center at HSR Monday through Friday 8:30 AM-4: 30 PM Telephone (203) Surgical Specialty Clinics by appointment or referral Telephone (203) Languages: Bilingual: English and Spanish Translation services available for other languages.
12 Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Medical Services Yale-New Haven Hospital Primary Care Center 789 Howard Avenue New Haven, CT Telephone (203) Appointment Desk Telephone: (203) Main Fax: (203) Medical Records Fax (203) Web Site: The Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH) Primary Care Center offers high quality, cost-effective health care services to all patients. The center also provides support and services that respond to the area s health care needs through health education, health promotion and access to care. Yale New Haven Hospital is a teaching hospital that uses and performs the latest research to enhance care delivery. Medical Director: Karen Brown, MD, Walter Kerner, MD and George Yuen, MD Monday through Friday 8:30AM 4:30PM Private insurance, Managed Medicaid, Medicaid Sliding scale and Free care program Primary Care Services available: (list is not inclusive) Education regarding management of asthma and diabetes. Further services from YNHH available by referral from the Primary Care Center include the following: * Dental care * Me and my baby program for pregnant women * Ear, nose and throat clinic * renal clinic * Cardiology clinic * neurology clinic * Diabetes education * women s care * Nathan Smith Center * general surgery clinic etc. Languages: Interpreter Service:
13 Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Pain Services Advanced Diagnostic Pain Treatment Center 150 Sargent Drive New Haven, CT Telephone (203) Fax (203) The Advanced Diagnostic Pain Treatment Center runs presently as a private practice model focusing on the management of chronic pain. All the physicians are board certified and fellowship trained in pain management. Pain is managed in a variety of ways using the most conservative approaches first. Treatment may include medications, trigger point injections, epideroscopy, etc. There is an affiliated research laboratory in Albany and Providence. The providers also consult at Hospital of Saint Raphael and Hospice. Providers: Lloyd Saberski, M.D. Steve Levin, M.D. Dwight Ligham, M.D. Monday through Friday 8:00 AM 5:00 PM Entitlements/Insurance Self Pay Medicare Private Insurance Referral Process: Client is referred from their Health care Provider by calling in to the main number. A phone call will be returned within 2 hours. Languages: Spanish, Polish and French. Arrangement may be made when making the appointment.
14 Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Pain Services Comprehensive Pain & Headache Treatment Center, LLC Office Locations: 130 Division Street, Derby, CT Orchard Street, New Haven, CT Main Street, Bridgeport, CT Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT Mott Avenue, Norwalk, CT Main Office Telephone: Main Fax #: Referral #: Referral Fax #: Web Site: The Comprehensive Pain & Headache Treatment Centers, LLC specialize in evaluating and treating chronic pain and severe headache. The centers offer a multidisciplinary approach, which integrates conventional, alternative, behavioral and rehabilitative techniques. Treatments include nerve blocks, epidermal injections, medications and rehabilitation. Other techniques offered include implantable pain devices, electrical stimulation, investigation medications, EEG biofeedback, and osteopathic and alternative treatments. Providers: Mark Thimineur, M.D. Tamara Kaliszewski, PA-C Pardeep Sood, M.D. Per-Erik Johansson, APRN Mohan Vodapally, M.D. Edward Kravitz, Ph.D. Rakesh Patel, M.D. (by appointment and referral only) Monday through Friday 8:00 AM 4:30 PM For Managed Care Plans clients must obtain referral from primary care physician. Co-payments are due and payable at the time of service. Questions regarding billing or insurance call Billing Department at With Privileges at: Griffin Hospital Hospital of Saint Raphael St. Vincent s Medical Center Mid-State Medical Center Norwalk Hospital See Attached Referral Form
15 Comprehensive Pain & Headache Treatment Centers, LLC Telephone Referrals Main Fax Referral Fax Prescriptions Mark Thimineur, M.D. Tamara Kaliszewski, PA-C 130 Division Street, Derby, CT Pardeep Sood, M.D. Per-Erik Johansson, APR 330 Orchard Street, New Haven, CT Rakesh Patel, M.D. Edward Kravitz, Ph.D Main Street, Bridgeport, CT Mohan Vodapally, M.D. 435 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT Mott Avenue, Norwalk, CT REFERRAL/PATIENT INFORMATION FORM Date of Referral: Date Scheduled: With: Patient Name: Address: City: State: Zip: Home # Soc. Sec # Work # DOB: Insurance: Type of plan: Group # ID# Effective Date: Auth # # of visits Secondary ins: Type: Worker s Comp Company: Case Manager s Name: Tel # Fax # DOI Employer: Claim # Primary Care Physician: Address: City State: Zip Tel # Fax # UPIN # Referring Physician: Address: City State: Zip Tel # Fax # UPIN # PATIENT S PAIN HISTORY Please fax this form and any pertinent medical information, i.e., current dictations, MRI or Surgical reports to Providing ALL the Information on this form will facilitate and appointment on the soonest possible date. Thank you.
16 Medical Resource Directory for CMHC Sleep Disorders Yale Center for Sleep Medicine Yale University School of Medicine 40 Temple Street-Suite 3C New Haven, CT Telephone: (203) Fax: (203) Web Site: Center provides state of the art sleep study and treatment services led by physicians board certified in sleep and pulmonary studies. Sleep problems evaluated include snoring and sleep apnea, excessive sleepiness; movement disorders, and shift work and travel related sleep disorders. Medical Director: Vahid Mohsenin, M.D. Monday through Friday 8:30 AM 5:00 PM for appointment scheduling Monday through Friday 7:30 PM 7:00 AM for studies All major insurance plans exception Blue Care Family Plan & First Choice Plan Criteria for Service: Must have transportation to and from Center Must be independent in ADL s, stable medically and not a flight risk A completed referral form and a recent H&P or office note must accompany the referral request.