Jackson Purchase Medical Center houses an inpatient care unit serving senior adults who seek behavioral health services and require a short inpatient stay. Treatment is available for a variety of mental health conditions in senior adults. Our highly regarded unit is designed to educate patients and families to better manage their conditions and ongoing recovery by developing healthier coping skills and a safe and secure follow-up plan for post discharge care.
If you would like more information on our program or if someone you know needs care, call us.Call 270-251-4250
Our inpatient mental health treatment and care is appropriate if you or a loved one is experiencing an escalation or worsening of ongoing symptoms of any of the following:
The Senior Behavioral Health Unit has a variety of staff to assist with coordination of care for your family member. From basic care needs to family counseling, medical evaluation, treatments and medication management. Our staff includes:
Admissions to our inpatient behavioral health unit are accepted 24 hours a day. Anyone may refer a potential patient for care, including family members, friends, physicians, psychologists and other mental health professionals, social workers, social service agencies and hospital emergency departments. Self-referrals are also accepted.