Elmhurst Hospital Center
Mobile Crisis Team
Address:79-01 Broadway Elmhurst NY 11373
World Wide Web: http://nyc.gov/html/hhc/qhn/home.html
Description:The Mobile Crisis team operates to deter the use of hospital emergency rooms by psychiatric patients in crisis. Staffed by social workers and psychiatrists, the team offers "...home assessments, mental status examinations, family assessments, psycho-education, medication assessments and stabilization, and linkages to outpatient treatment for patients and their families." The Mobile Crisis team serves people of all ages. NOTE: The Mobile Crisis Team provides scheduled services within one business day of receiving a call. IT IS NOT AN EMERGENCY SERVICE OR AN ALTERNATIVE TO 911. FOR IMMEDIATE RESPONSE TO A CRISIS CALL 911.
Hours:Mon-Fri: 9:00am-9:00pm, Sat. Sun: 9:00am-5:00pm
Fees/Methods of Payment:Medicare assignment; Medicaid; private insurance; private pay.
Services Offered:Mental Health Care and Counseling
Target Groups(By Need):Mental Illness / Emotional Disabilities