Peace Hospital Opens Inpatient Mental Health Unit for 55 and Older

Sylvia Goodman  – Louisville Courier Journal

The 20-bed unit will centralize treatment for aging adults experiencing a range of mental health and substance use disorders.  It will be housed downtown at the Frazier Rehabilitation Institute through a partnership between Peace Hospital and Signet Health.

Peace Health Ribbon Cutting
Peace Hospital and Signet Health employees celebrate ribbon cutting

The program will treat patients suffering from things including dementia, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and depression while also meeting their non-psychiatric medical needs, director Jenny Fultz Brown said.