Mental and behavioral health care is a priority at Hahnemann University Hospital. Clinicians with our adult Psychiatric Medical Care Unit continually work to develop new programs to meet our needs, providing behavioral health services on an emergency, inpatient and more. Our inpatient behavioral health services include:
The Psychiatric Medical Care Unit provides careful and thorough evaluations that address both psychiatric and medical disorders. Along with the unit’s psychiatric team, the internal medicine consult service evaluates and treats all patients that require medical services and treatment, and additional consultations with a wide-variety of specialists are available within the hospital. Our interdisciplinary team also specializes in dual diagnosis treatment for patients with secondary diagnoses, such as substance abuse or dependency. Patients of the Psychiatric Medical Care will find:
To refer a patient to Hahnemann University Hospital's Psychiatric Medical Care Unit, please call our behavioral health clinician at 215-762-8933, or call the hospital operator at 215-762-7000 and ask to page 41796. Referrals are taken 24 hours a day, seven days a week.