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Behavioral Health Unit




For patients needing the highest level of care and crisis intervention delivered with compassion and respect, Jeff Davis Hospital Behavioral Health Unit has 10 private beds for acute hospital stays. Jeff Davis Hospital Behavioral Health Unit, provides stabilization for struggling adults and seniors.

Patients may require inpatient care if symptoms are severely disabling or there is risk of harm to self or others. After a comprehensive diagnostic evaluation is completed to gain a thorough understanding of the specific needs of each patient, inpatient treatment focuses on quickly resolving serious and life-threatening symptoms.

Expert clinicians draw upon years of experience to treat patients with:

Depression and Bipolar Disorders
Neurocognitive Disorders
Eating Disorders
Addictive and Co-occurring Psychiatric Disorders
Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Schizophrenia and Related Conditions
Psychotic Disorders


After a diagnostic assessment is completed to gain a thorough understanding of the specific needs of each patient, inpatient treatment focuses on quickly resolving serious and life-threatening issues with a goal of releasing a patient to an out-patient level of care.

Referrals


A referrer, a family member, or the patient themselves may call about being admitted for inpatient treatment. Inpatient care at Jeff Davis Hospital Behavioral Health Unit accepts most major insurances.

For adult hospitalization, call 912-699-CARE

Excellent Staff

Inpatient care from the point of admission to the point of discharge is delivered with compassion and respect by Jeff Davis Hospital Behavioral Health Unit's expert staff. A multi-disciplinary team, which includes a psychiatrist, physician, nurse practitioner, registered nurses, master's level social workers and other unit staff, works with each patient on an individual basis and in groups, providing intensive treatment.

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