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

LAST UPDATED ON 10/09/2020

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, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Delta Specialty Hospital.

  • This restriction has 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 has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being 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.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

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.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Adult Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Program

Delta Specialty Hospital helps individuals struggling with a mental health disorder build a strong foundation for long-term recovery. Serving Memphis, TN, Delta is the leading provider of mental health treatment.

Disorders We Treat

Mental health treatment at Delta Specialty Hospital in Memphis, TN

Patients who come to Delta Specialty Hospital struggling with mental health concerns receive customized care in our adult inpatient unit. Our programming offers treatment for a number of mental health disorders, including the following:

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Major depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease)
  • Personality disorders
Types of Treatment

Types of treatment services for psychiatric disorders at Delta Specialty Hospital

The specific interventions we use for patients in inpatient treatment are based on each person’s specific needs and treatment goals.

  • Individual therapy provides a space for patients to meet one-on-one with a therapist or social worker.
  • Group therapy allows patients to work with other individuals who may be struggling with the same types of concerns.
  • In family therapy, loved ones can learn more about the disorder their family member is suffering from, and get advice on ways they can help.
  • Medication management services are available for those who need medication to help alleviate their symptoms.
Our Staff Qualifications

Our caring, expert staff at Delta Specialty Hospital

All of the social workers, therapists, psychiatrists, and recreational therapists who provide care at our center hold specialized training in their respective fields. This assures that all of our patients receive the most optimal treatment available.

Typical Length of Stay

The typical length of stay for our inpatient adult mental health program

The typical length of stay in inpatient care ranges from seven to 12 days. However, the actual length of stay may vary based on each person’s specific needs.

Learn More

Learn more about our adult inpatient psychiatric program at Delta Specialty Hospital

For more information about our adult inpatient treatment, please contact us at your earliest convenience.

I am so thankful for Delta Specialty Hospital. My immediate needs were met and concerns were addressed appropriately. All of the staff were incredibly competent and compassionate.

– 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