Community Psychiatric Nursing services (CPNS)
Recovering patients living in the community.
CPNS are provided by a group of specially trained qualified nurses. Through home visits, community nurses administer proper nursing care to patients, at the same time, imbue patients and their families with the knowledge of health promotion and disease prevention. CPNS also provide hotline and crisis intervention services. They will report the patients' progress to the attending doctors when necessary to enhance the rehabilitation process.
Referred by psychiatrists.