Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Delta Specialty Hospital to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Delta Specialty Hospital.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Our Philosophy & Vision at Delta Specialty Hospital

Delta Specialty Hospital is the preferred provider of inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare treatment in Memphis, TN.

Our Mission

The mission statement of Delta Specialty Hospital in Memphis, TN

Delta Specialty Hospital will provide progressive, comprehensive, and quality healthcare with excellence, compassion, and competence in a financially responsible environment.

Our Philosophy

Learn about our philosophy at Delta Specialty Hospital in Memphis, TN

It is the philosophy of Delta Specialty Hospital that the success of the hospital depends upon the effectiveness of its individual employees. It is Delta Specialty Hospital’s objective to provide a climate that will attract and retain high caliber people committed to the hospital’s goal of delivering quality care.

This goal is achieved by:

  1. Establishing relationships that will make the hospital an enjoyable place to work
  2. Ensuring that all employees are treated equally and with respect
  3. Encouraging high expectations rewarded by open communications
  4. Providing a feeling of cooperation built on trust and confidence
  5. Recognizing individual employee achievements

We expect our employees to be an integral part of our team. Your cooperation in the team effort is one of the most significant contributing factors that will make Delta Specialty Hospital a success and a fun place to work.

Our Vision

Learn about our vision and how we achieve it at Delta Specialty Hospital

Delta Specialty Hospital will excel as the community hospital of choice for patients, physicians, and employees by:

  1. Continuously improving the quality and maximizing the value of our services;
  2. Exemplifying service excellence by exceeding customer expectations;
  3. Continuously rethinking, reshaping and refining solutions to healthcare challenges.

At Delta Specialty Hospital, client care and well being comes first and foremost always. The entire staff has incredible compassion for all who come in for help. They made my experience the best it could be.

– Former Patient
Trusted Excellence
  • Memphis Chamber of Commerce
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • Professional Network on Aging
  • Tennessee Hospital Association
  • Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network
  • The Joint Commission (JCAHO) Gold Seal of Approval
  • The Jason Foundation