Special programs for the seniors in our community
Southwest General's philosophy of care for older adults is unique. It embraces providing special assistance to those who need extra care as they grow older.
Specialized Care When it is Needed
Southwest General provides a variety of services and programs designed for the special needs of our older adult population and those who care for them. These services span a number of hospital departments and include:
Geriatric Behavioral Health Unit. Located at Southwest General, this 18-bed, short-term inpatient unit is a safe place for older adults who will benefit from individual and group treatment for stabilization of acute psychiatric and behavioral symptoms and crisis.
We Look Forward to Helping
For more information about Southwest General’s special programs for seniors, please call the Geriatric Services office at,440-816-4065, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.