Indoor Hospital @ Antara

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Indoor Hospital @ Antara

The Adult Psychiatric Unit at ANTARA Hospital is a 200-bedded unit dedicated to the care and recovery. The team utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to psychiatric treatment and our widely experienced team of caregivers shares ANTARA Philosophy of compassionate care and stabilizing the person’s illness along with effectively preserving dignity. Skilled psychiatric and mental health professionals are trained to assist patients in their self-discovery, learning, and recovery process through activities.

The Child and Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry Service serves patients ages 5 through 18 with symptoms of acute psychiatric illness or disorder requiring a safe, therapeutic and supportive environment to support stabilization interventions. Our approach involves multi-disciplinary evaluation and treatment of each patient, actively involving families and other care and treatment providers. Patients are admitted to the care of an Inpatient Treatment Team consisting of a Psychiatrist, a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and a Social Worker who develop the Interdisciplinary Treatment Plan in collaboration with the patient and caregivers. A program-based psychologist provides consultation to the treatment teams. The Child Acute Services Nurse Manager, in collaboration with medical leadership, oversees the provision of safe, professional, clinically appropriate care 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

The Chemical Dependence Unit is a 30-bedded Inpatient Medical Unit that provides safe, medical detoxification for those addicted to alcohol, or Drugs. Services offered by unit staff include health education and recovery groups and guidance for setting up after-care.

The Geriatric Mental Health unit at ANTARA offers psychiatric care for senior patients who are experiencing changes and challenges with emotional and behavioural health. Conditions such as Dementia, Withdrawal, and Anxiety may be associated with aging. These conditions and others can be treated, helping individuals maintain or improve their quality of life.