Psychiatry

Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine (HCGH) offers medical psychiatric services for patients provided by board-certified psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, counselors and nurses who are specially trained in behavioral health.

Emergency psychiatric services for adults are provided in a specialized area of the Hospital’s Emergency Department specifically designed and constructed to provide a supportive care environment. Emergency psychiatric services for children and adolescents are provided within the Pediatric Emergency Department in our Child and Adolescent Support Area. Our inpatient psychiatric unit serves adult patients, 18 and older, who require hospitalization for medical reasons. HCGH does not provide outpatient psychiatric services or rehabilitation.