Gero-Psychiatric Unit

Gero-Psychiatric Unit

Alvarado Hospital's NEW Gero-Psychiatric Unit - OPENING 2016

gero psychiatric unitAs advances in medicine and technology have allowed Americans to live longer, there is a growing need for specialized services related to the aging process. Alvarado Hospital’s new Gero-Psychiatic Unit will provide cognitive, emotional and behavioral care in a secure 24-hour-a-day inpatient setting to address both medical and mental health needs of senior citizens.

Our unit is expected to open soon to provide a much-needed safety net for the San Diego community. This unit will be designed to meet the specific needs of older adults with medical problems combined with mental health issues unique to this population.

Look for an announcement and more details on this page when an official opening date is determined. For more information about the unit, call (619) 229-5029. For employment iinformation, click on the link below.

WE ARE LOOKING TO FILL ALL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH POSITIONS ON THIS NEW UNIT. TO SEE A LIST OF OPEN EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS, CLICK HERE.