Inpatient Hospitalization

Here you will find a comprehensive list of inpatient programs geared towards adolescents and young adults struggling with mental health issues and/or dual diagnosis (mental health combined with substance abuse). Contact information, location, program description, and payment information are provided. 

Lowell Treatment Center

391 Varnum Avenue

Lowell, MA 01854

(978) 703-2200

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Lowell Treatment Center, a 41-bed satellite facility of Westwood Lodge, is located in the Solomon Mental Health building near Lowell General Hospital in Lowell, Mass. The hospital offers inpatient hospitalization and partial hospitalization (PHP) for adolescents and adults.

Accepts: Medicare, Medicaid, Aetna, Blue Cross, BMC HealthNet, Cigna, Cenpatico, Commonwealth Care Alliance, Fallon Total Care, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership, Neighborhood Health Plan, Network Health, Tufts Health Plan, TriCare, United Behavioral Health, and most other insurance providers.

 

Walden Thoreau Unit - Inpatient Psychiatric Treatment

Walden Behavioral Care

9 Hope Avenue, Suite 500
Waltham, MA 02453
(781) 647-6700

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Walden’s Thoreau Center for Inpatient Psychiatric Care is a short-term, 24-bed locked unit that treats females and males – ages 16 and older – with complex mental illnesses, including depression, bipolar disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, co-morbid disorders and addictive disorders. The center is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, with an average length of stay of eight days.

Accepts: AetnaAmerican Behavioral, APS Healthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield (local and out-of-state plans), Beacon Health Strategies (Fallon, BMC, GIC, NHP), Capital Physicians Group (CDPHP), Cenpatico, Cigna Behavioral Health, Commonwealth Care Alliance, Consolidated Health Plans, CorpHealth/LifeSynch, Fallon Total Care, Fed Med, Health New England, Magellan, Managed Health Network (MHN), MBHP (Value Options), Medicaid – Massachusetts, Medicare Part AMIT, Multiplan, Three River Provider Network, Tricare North (MHN) (Inpatient and PHP Only), Tufts Health Plans, Tufts Public Health Plans (Formerly known as Network Health), United Behavioral Health, United Health Care, Value Options, Well Sense (Adolescent ED Inpatient Only)

McLean-Franciscan Child and Adolescent Inpatient Unit

115 Mill Street

Belmont, MA 02478

(800) 333-0338 

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The inpatient program operates 24 hours a day and offers high-quality individualized psychiatric crisis care for youth, ages three through nineteen, of all developmental abilities and diagnostic categories. The focus of treatment involves restoration of safety, targeting high-risk behaviors, and most frequently, reduction of suicidal behaviors.

Accepts: Franciscan Hospital for Children is a participating provider in the Medicare and Medicaid insurance programs, as well as Massachusetts Blue Cross Blue Shield and the majority of HMO and commercial plans. We also work with non-participating insurance plans on a case-by-case basis to ensure that all of our patients’ financial needs are adequately met.

Westwood Lodge

45 Clapboardtree Street

Westwood, MA 02090

781-762-7764

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Westwood Lodge is a 89-bed private psychiatric hospital located in Westwood, Mass. The hospital offers a full continuum of services, including inpatient for children, adolescents and adults.

Accepts: Medicare, Medicaid, Aetna, Blue Cross, BMC HealthNet, Cigna, Cenpatico, Commonwealth Care Alliance, Fallon Total Care, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership, Neighborhood Health Plan, Network Health, Tufts Health Plan, TriCare, United Behavioral Health, and most other insurance providers.

Did You Know?

Sometimes the easiest and quickest way to get you or your loved one into a partial program is through a referral by a social worker/therapist or doctor.