Mental health and chemical dependency assessments are available 24-hours a day through the Emergency Center at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital. Staffed by psychiatric social workers, this service works with emergency physicians to complete initial evaluations, assist in psychiatric interventions and arrange for the most appropriate care for the patient following treatment in the Emergency Center.
In addition, services are porvided to patients and families in situations
where there has been sudden illness or injury, possible abuse or neglect, or
need for support and referral to community agencies.
For information, call the St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Psychiatric Access Center at 734-712-2762.