Richmond Hospital Inpatient Psychiatry units provide assessment and treatment to adults ages 19 and over who require acute 24-hour management in a hospital setting. The units are staffed by an interdisciplinary team who work in collaboration with the patient, their family and community supports to provide individualized patient-centered care. Discharge planning includes referral to community resources for follow up.
Provides a brief stay (72 hours or less) unit for assessment, stabilization and treatment of adults ages 19 and over experiencing a psychiatric/mental health crisis. Provides specialized mental health and substance use services in an environment that supports a patient and family centered approach. The interdisciplinary team is able to access both hospital and community resources, on an as needed basis. Provides discharge planning, case consultation and linkage with appropriate community resources for follow up.
Hospital admissions can be accessed a number of ways and require a psychiatric assessment. If you feel you require this level of service please reach out to your mental health team, crisis lines or present to ER.