Pediatric Psychiatry Resource Network ( PediPRN)

Organization Name: Lifespan
Address: 1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway
1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway
East Providence, RI 02915
Phone: 401-432-1543
Eligibility: PediPRN is free to all Rhode Island primary care providers who treat children. The program is funded through a grant from the Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services as well as philanthropic gifts.
Services Provided: In addition to telephone consultations, PediPRN sponsors educational opportunities via e-blasts and CME programs about pediatric psychiatry topics that are relevant for the pediatric primary care community.
This phone line is intended for Rhode Island primary care physicians who treat children. Families should not call but can let their physicians know about the program.
Provider Profiles: This telephonic consultation program encourages pediatric primary care providers to consult with mental health specialists, thus improving access to and delivery of high-quality pediatric mental health services. The free service is offered to all PPCPs in Rhode Island, though enrollment in advance is encouraged.
Original Source: Rhode Island Quality Institute
Last Updated: 3/15/2017