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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Why Choose Us

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

50 Years of Experience

At Delta Specialty Hospital, we are proud to have served the Memphis community for 50 years. As a leading provider of behavioral healthcare, we’ve helped countless individuals learn to manage mental health symptoms while simultaneously caring for additional medical concerns in the most effective and progressive ways possible.

Community Mainstay

Over the past five decades, Delta has become recognized as the area’s premier treatment provider. Those in the East Memphis area have relied on us to meet their mental health and medical needs, and we strive to uphold the reliable reputation that we have established. Our convenient location near the expressway, shopping and dining establishments, the airport, and several well-known attractions has made Delta a staple in the community. Furthermore, we are steadfast in our commitment to help our community members become aware of new services and treatment options we offer, as well as new information pertaining to conditions that may be impacting the lives of people in our area.

Exceptional Services

At Delta, we provide a variety of services and options for care that are always focused on positively changing the lives of those who trust us with treating their needs. Our inpatient services address the symptoms of mental health conditions while also caring for medical needs at the same time, and our partial hospital program (PHP) and intensive outpatient program (IOP) maintain the same high level of service with each person we treat. Additionally, we employ men and women who are fully dedicated to their respective fields so that individuals who come to Delta can rest assured that they will be receiving the best care available.

Ever-Evolving Treatment

Through ongoing training of our staff, constant research on new advancements in the fields of mental health and medical treatment, and the implementation of research-backed options for care, Delta is committed to offering the latest services to those in the Memphis community. We recognize that many treatment options change and progress as researchers learn more about the human brain and body, and we are pleased to be able to help individuals access newer options for care right in their own backyard. In choosing to come to Delta, you or your loved one will receive top-notch treatment to address mental health concerns.

In choosing to come to Delta Specialty Hospital, you or an important person in your life will soon come to know our superior treatment and unmatched commitment to making people’s lives better. From the moment a person walks through our doors, we aim to assist him or her in making the most appropriate and beneficial decisions regarding his or her care. We will do all that we can to maximize each individual’s experience at Delta so that a brighter tomorrow can be achieved today.

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