Admissions 

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A member of our admissions team is available around the clock - reach out today!
We accept voluntary and involuntary admissions. 

Necessity for psychiatric admission to East End Behavioral Health Hospital may be indicated by:  

  • Patient demonstrates acute symptoms of a psychiatric illness which requires immediate therapeutic intervention. 

  • Patient demonstrates actual or imminent danger to self (e.g. suicidal ideation with a plan, intent, and means or self-mutilation). 

  • Patient demonstrates actual or imminent danger to others (e.g.  aggression, or homicidal ideation with a plan, intent and means). 

  • Hallucinations that significantly impair daily life. Command hallucinations directing harm to self or others. 

  • Disorganized, psychotic, or bizarre behavior that severely compromises the patient’s ability to care for themselves  

  • Continual refusal of nutrition with weight loss. Refusal of care that negatively impacts the patient’s health. 

  • Severe or life-threatening side effects from the use of psychotropic medications. 

  • Severe impairment in interpersonal, social, occupational, and/or educational functioning. 

  • Any acute change in behaviors that directly causes harm to the patient.  

 

 

Admissions will be made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identification or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local Laws.

Insurance

We accept Medicare,  Medicaid, and most private insurance plans.  If you have any questions about insurance coverage, contact a member of our Admissions Team at 412-247-2365