Psychiatric & Nursing Services

Letitia Wallace, Nurse Manager
Letitia Wallace
Nurse Manager

20 West Bank Street, Suite 6
Petersburg, Virginia 23803-3279
Phone: (804) 862-8002, ext.3025
FAX: (804)862-1665

Psychiatric and Nursing Services provides consumers with diagnostic assessments and evaluations, education regarding mental illness and medication issues, medication management, drug and alcohol screenings, prescriptions, medication administration, injections, lab work, consultations with other members of multi-disciplinary team, consultation and referral to outside health care providers and staff and community training. Psychiatric and Nursing Services also provides consultation to District 19 Substance Abuse Services and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities Services. Services are provided by registered nurses and by both child and adult psychiatrists

Medication Management

Medication management is an important component of consumer care. Medication management improves the quality of care by:
  • Reducing practice variation, errors, and misuse
  • Monitoring medication management processes with regard to efficiency, quality, and safety