GERIATRIC
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH UNIT

WILSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

915 W. Michigan Street
Sidney, Ohio 45365-2491

 

 
PHONE:

(937) 498-5578 Unit
(937) 498-5576 Community Liaison
(937) 497-5623 Social Worker
(937) 498-5382 Unit Director

 
 
SERVICE AREA:

West Central Ohio

 
 
OFFICE HOURS:

Available around-the-clock

 
 
OFFICE DAYS:

Available around-the-clock

 
 
SERVICES:

The Behavioral Health Unit at Wilson Memorial Hospital is designed to meet the specialized needs of the Older Adult who is experiencing an emotional, behavioral and/or psychiatric problem.

The Unit provides a medically supervised, structured, secure environment for around-the-clock therapeutic care.

 
 
ELIGIBILITY:

55 or older, major impairment with their behavioral health, cannot receive treatment safely in less restrictive environment.

 
 
DOCUMENTS NEEDED:

Information obtained from referring source by a free pre-admission screening and assessment unless emergency admission is necessary.

 
 
RESTRICTIONS:

None.

 
 
HOW TO USE:

Call for further information, pre-admission screening or emergency admission.

 
 
FEE POLICY:

Various payment arrangements are made includ­ing Medicare and/or Medicaid.