Mahaska Health Partnership provides its patients with an outstanding geriatric behavioral health unit that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of complex mental health problems of senior adults. We work with illnesses including, but not limited to, depression, anxiety, substance use, dementia-related behavior and increased intensity of existing mental illness.
Depending on the case, our clients usually stay 10 to 14 days. During this time, we provide a personalized care plan; thorough treatment, as well as education for our patients and their family on their diagnosis and care plans to follow. Staff can also assist families with finding permanent placement if needed.