Jay County Hospital Behavioral Health
Jay County Hospital Behavioral Health is a mental health program providing inpatient diagnostic and treatment services for the adult population over the age of 18, and outpatient services for the entire family. The treatment team provides support, structure and the therapy needed to help attain the highest possible quality of life and well-being.
Appropriate diagnoses may include depression, anxiety disorders as well as other psychiatric diagnoses. Potential patients may have any of the following symptoms:
JCH Behavioral Health focuses on patients dealing with issues of depression, dementia, paranoia and other mental and emotional problems. The program provides an individualized treatment program for each patient. A variety of approaches are used including group, individual and family counseling, and support services as needed.
Family Involvement and Support
The family and/or the referral source are encouraged to be involved in assessment, treatment planning, continuing care, and discharge planning. With the patient's/legal representative's permission, the social worker or other members of the treatment team maintain communication with family members who have granted consent to information during the patient's hospitalization about treatment, progress and other issues concerning the patient.
Treatment team meetings are held shortly after admission and weekly involving the psychiatrist, social worker, nurse, program director, activity director, and outside agencies as appropriate. The patient or legal representative may attend as appropriate. The purpose of the meeting is to share information and to identify the prescribed course of treatment for the individual patient.
Jay County Behavioral Health provides a full range of counseling and treatment options. From meeting with an outpatient therapist to inpatient hospitalization, the professionals at Jay County Behavioral Health can develop the treatment plan that fits your needs.
All services provided by Jay County Behavioral Health will follow the patient privacy policies of Jay County Hospital. Professional care will be provided with respect to your feelings and needs as always
Jay County Behavioral Health sees psychiatric, emotional, and addictive problems as treatable medical issues.
Jay County Behavioral Health believes in a continuity of care and is able to provide that to our clients. With outpatient or inpatient services available at Jay County Behavioral Health, we can fully meet your mental health needs.
Outpatient Unit Phone: 260-726-1960
Inpatient Unit Phone: 260-726-1865
Inpatient Unit Toll free: 1-877-897-9892
Inpatient Fax Line: 260-726-1901