PSYCHIATRIC DEPARTMENT

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides an 23 bed acute psychiatric unit certified by the New York State Department of Health and the Office for Mental Health. It is affiliated with the University Hospital at Stony Brook, Department of Psychiatry. The unit serves mentally ill patients as well as mentally ill, chemically addicted (MICA) patients. Its interdisciplinary approach includes board certified psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, clinical social workers, recreation therapists, and registered dietitians. It provides 24 hour nursing care by a team of psychiatric nurses and nursing assistants. The center follows a structured approach to allow for individual treatment. Therapies include medication management, individual and group therapy, family counseling and electro-convulsive therapy (ECT). Outpatient psychiatry is offered at 300 Atlantic Avenue, Greenport.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Public TransportationOne mile from Greenport by bus.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenAT&T Language Bank Available
EligibilityAccepts patients who are 18 years or older requiring acute, short term psychiatric treatment.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesMedicaid, Medicare and Private Insurance accepted.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24 hrs/7days week
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameHelen DeReeder
Contact's Phone(631)477-8877
Contact's Emailhdereeder@elih.org
Physical Site Address 1814 Harrison Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipRiverhead, NY 11901
Mailing Address 1814 Harrison Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipRiverhead, NY 11901
Main Phone(631)477-8877
Other Phone(631)477-6890 (Out Patient Services)
Web Addresswww.elih.org/HOSPITAL-GUIDE/SERVICES/BEHAVIORAL-HEALTH/ADDICTION-SERVICES
 
Director Information
Director's Namedavid Cohen
Director's Phone(631)369-8966
Director's Emaildcohen@elih.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
STONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
This Program: PSYCHIATRIC DEPARTMENT
Affiliated Services: PSYCHIATRIC DEPARTMENT