Role of Accompanying Worker

The presenting worker submitting the application maintains the following responsibilities:

  • Contact Coordinated Access Team to discuss suitability of referral
  • Support the family through the process
  • Gather all the documentation needed
  • Assist the family with completing the Coordinated Access application form
  • Obtain informed consent from the family/client i.e. client understands the limits of confidentiality and how their personal information will be used, shared and stored
  • Maintain case management functions throughout the process
  • Present information to the committee
  • Identify appropriate participants to assist with the case presentation