The Inpatient Psychiatric Unit, a 21-bed acute stay unit, provides voluntary and involuntary hospitalization.
The goal of the unit is to resolve acute psychiatric problems that impact functioning and/or restore persons to their previous level of functioning as quickly as possible. Treatment plans include active involvement of patients and their families. Discharge plans may include involvement in numerous outpatient programs to facilitate recovery when needed.
Our multidisciplinary team consists of:
- psychiatric residents
- registered nurses
- social workers
- occupational therapists
- mental health associates
- clinical nurse specialists
- care managers
- recipient rights advisors
- students from various healthcare disciplines
Hospital Consultation / Liasion Services
The Psychiatric Consult Team provides psychiatric evaluation and care to patients hospitalized for medical or surgical reasons. Evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and referral services are provided in coordination with the patient’s primary care physician. This care is available seven days a week. The team includes psychiatrists, resident physicians in training, and social workers.