Psychiatric Emergency Center
Psychiatric Emergency Center at Unity St. Mary's
Emergency psychiatric care is available 24 hours per day, seven days a week at the Unity St. Mary's Campus. Our highly trained, compassionate staff helps clients through a crisis by stabilizing the immediate situation and linking them to the appropriate follow-up care. The Psychiatric Emergency Center is connected to Unity's Walk-In Care Center, which can provide medical care for non-life threatening conditions.
Crisis Intervention Unit at Rochester General Hospital
Rochester General Hospital's Crisis Intervention Unit, a 30-bed adult inpatient psychiatric unit located within the Emergency Department, helps reduce the immediate distress of persons in mental health crisis and provides a safe environment that prevents individuals from doing harm to themselves or others.
The Crisis Intervention Unit provides an emergency evaluation, crisis intervention and referral to the level of care the individual needs 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Services are provided to children, adolescents, adults and the elderly. Our team consists of a psychiatrist and psychiatric assignment officers (PAOs), all highly-trained mental health professionals.