With inpatient psychiatric care for acute mental health issues, our goal is to stabilize the immediate crisis so the patient can receive continuing behavioral health care in a less restrictive setting.

In Springfield, inpatient care is provided at Cox North Hospital for patients ages 5 to over 55. At Cox Medical Center Branson, care is available for patients ages 18 to 54.

Children, Adolescents & Families

Inpatient care is available in Springfield for children ages 5 - 17 who are experiencing an acute mental health crisis that can’t be managed with outpatient care.

Adults

Adult care in Springfield and Branson is for people ages 18 - 54 who are experiencing an inability to carry on the normal activities of life due to overwhelming stress, thought disorders, mood disorders and anxiety.

Senior Adults

Our Senior Adult Inpatient Psychiatry Unit in Springfield (ages 55 and over) cares for patients who are experiencing an inability to carry on the normal activities of life due to overwhelming stress, thought disorders, mood disorders and anxiety.