UMass Memorial Medical Center55 Lake Avenue North Worcester, MA 01655 A Level I tertiary care teaching medical center.
ADMISSIONS: wo acute units: 8 East on University campus, 774-443-2761; and PTRC 26 beds at City Hospital campus, 508-334-2670. Both units operate at over 95% capacity. Because of the volume of psychiatric patients in our ED who require inpatient level of care, admissions to both units are primarily limited to UMass Memorial MC patients.
ADOLESCENT/ADULT: 8 East primarily works with adults and transition age youth, but is able to admit patients over age of 16 if other placements not available. PTRC admits adults only.
ADDICTIONS: Dual Diagnosis inpatient treatment provided at both 8 East and PTRC. Level III detox provided by Thayer Detox at Community Healthlink in Worcester, (508-860-1000), a member of UMass Memorial Health Care.
PARTIAL HOSPITAL: Three slot partial program provided on the inpatient unit on the University campus. most referrals are step-down referrals from a UMass Memorial MC program.
SPECIALTIES: Dual diagnosis, medically compromised, mood disorders, PTSD, psychotic disorders; serious and persistent mental illness and ECT.
INSURANCE: Most commercial insurances and Medicaid and Medicare accepted.
COMMENTS: UMass Memorial Health Care’s network of providers include affiliated hospitals and agencies, selected group practices and individual providers.