Assessment and referral is a hospital-based service that responds to mental health or substance abuse crisis. Services are provided in the hospital emergency department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
A team of mental health professionals stabilizes, assesses and works with each patient. The patient stays in the hospital 24 hours a day. The average length of stay is five to six days.
Patients receive around-the-clock care in a hospital while learning how to manage their illness.
One's personalized program may include:
Our inpatient mental health unit features:
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.
Referral required: A referral by a physician, therapist, pastor or local hospital emergency room is needed for admission to the mental health inpatient unit. Call 507-977-2092.
24/7 crisis services: