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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

A revolutionary approach to behavioral and mental health emergencies. We are a 24-hour behavioral and mental health services center located in the greater Portland metropolitan area. We provide immediate psychiatric care and a path to recovery for people experiencing a mental health crisis. Our team of dedicated psychiatric professionals offers

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(7 days ago) Welcome to Unity. Every aspect of our mental health emergency services facility––from the soothing architectural flow to the colors on the walls––is designed to maximize comfort, care and recovery. Most behavioral and mental health emergencies are resolved quickly, so we created 40 comfortable short-term spaces for patients to use

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(4 days ago) Unity provides 24-hour mental and behavioral health emergency services for adults and longer term inpatient mental health care for both adults and adolescents. Founded on the values of hospitality, hope, and recovery, the center is a joint effort between four major health organizations …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(3 days ago) Our mental health system is broken. This has been documented in numerous studies by experts serving individuals and families affected by mental health issues. We see it every day in Emergency Departments across the region – behavioral health patients stuck in an Emergency Department exam room waiting hours or days for a more appropriate care

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(5 days ago) “The Unity Center for Behavioral Health represents a radical departure in how we evaluate and treat people with mental health issues. The collaboration of health systems, counties, the City of Portland and many community organizations is unprecedented nationally and is the reason we are so …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(8 days ago) January 31, 2021. In a year of a global pandemic, mass protests, and forest fires that gripped and affected the entire state, the staff at Unity Center for Behavioral Health somehow kept true to a fundamental promise: Keep providing in-person psychiatric care to everyone in need of emergency mental health services and keep its doors open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(4 days ago) For immediate behavioral health emergencies, Unity Center welcomes walk-in’s; 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. If you have questions about accessing Unity Center, you may contact the Access Information and Referral Team at 503-944-8009. Unity Center for Behavioral Health Phone: 503-944-8000 Fax: 503-944-8011; Multnomah County Crisis Line 503

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(6 days ago) At four years, Unity Center remains focused on caring for patients in need. January 31, 2021 • In a year of a global pandemic, mass protests, and forest fires that gripped and affected the entire state, the staff at Unity Center for Behavioral Health…. Read more.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(9 days ago) Meet our leadership. Our team of dedicated care providers are experts in mental and behavioral health. They include psychiatric physicians, nurses, social workers, behavioral health therapists, peer support specialists and administrators who are all trained to provide the care our patients need and deserve.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(Just Now) You have the right to designate at least three support persons. At least one support person can always be with you in the emergency department and during your hospital stay to facilitate your care if, due to your disability, you need assistance:. Communicating with hospital staff, Making medical decisions, and/or; Providing care needs related to activities of daily living.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(1 days ago) Unity Center will fully integrate the knowledge about trauma into its policies, procedures and practices. Unity Center will also embrace the concept of integration of mental health and substance use disorder treatment. We are currently recruiting for the following positions: Psychiatrist. RN, Staff Nurse – Night Shift.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(Just Now) Within a few weeks, a small team from Legacy Health joined Marcia and several members of her trust to explore existing models in the country and the Unity model began to take shape. In the days that followed, Marcia Randall pledged a transformational gift of $20 million toward the $40 million capital costs of …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(6 days ago) The Unity Center for Behavioral Health will embrace the concepts of hope, recovery and resilience. Legacy Health and our partners recognize that an individual’s overall health is dependent upon his or her mental health. In order to provide effective health care, we must attend to and treat the whole person.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(Just Now) The nonprofit Mental Health America in a study last year ranked Oregon as having among the highest rates of people suffering from mental illness and the poorest access to counseling, care and treatment. Portland-area hospital emergency departments are often underequipped to treat mental health emergencies.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(9 days ago) Legacy Health’s fundraising goal within sight thanks to $1 million challenge Updates October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 Behavioral Health in the news Legacy Health closing in on fundraising goal for a new psychiatric emergency center Only Human podcast series on mental health and generation gaps A young woman normalizes schizophrenia and offers hope for others.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(7 days ago) From Maureen A. Bradley, MBA, senior vice president and chief development officer, Legacy Health August 12, 2015 Adventist Health, Kaiser Permamente, Legacy Health and Oregon Health and Sciences University sign a Joint Operating Agreement.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(8 days ago) Our inpatient mental and behavioral health services provide treatment for patients who need additional care. We have dedicated inpatient facilities for both adults and adolescents, with 85 adult beds, 22 adolescent beds, and calming and therapy rooms available for each. The adolescent unit treats patients from 9 …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(8 days ago) Unity Center for Behavioral Health is a collaboration between four major regional health system and numerous community partners. Unity Downloads . Logos unc_logo_black.eps unc_logo_black.ai unc_logo_spot.ai unc_logo_spot.eps unc_logo_rgb.jpg unc_logo_black.jpg. Health system Partners. Adventist Health. Kaiser Permanente. Legacy Health

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Legacy Colleagues: Health, Kaiser Permanente, …

(3 days ago) Health, Kaiser Permanente, Legacy Health and Oregon Health & Science University have all signed a Joint Operating Agreement (JOA) to proceed with the formation of the new Unity Center for Behavioral Health. In February, the four major healthcare providers came together and signed a

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(7 days ago) Tell us about your career in health care. I’ve been working in mental health care since the early 80s. I started out as a psychiatric nurse, before going back to school for my medical degree. I had a psychiatry practice for about 16 years, then moved into administrative roles as medical director of two hospitals.

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Unity Health Center

(9 days ago) Oregon Health & Science University is the state's only public academic health and research university. As one of Oregon's largest employers with more than 14,600 employees, OHSU's size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support not found anywhere else in …

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Legacy Health in collaboration with Oregon Health

(4 days ago) Legacy Health in collaboration with Oregon Health & Science University Kaiser Permanente and Adventist Health will open Unity Center for Behavioral Health in the fall of 2016. The Unity Center for Behavioral Health is expected to be a national model for providing compassionate mental health care in times of need.

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LEGACY HEALTH Job Code #: Job Description FLSA: …

(7 days ago) for Behavioral Health and any additional departments or programs as assigned. Responsibilities also include establishing a strategic plan for the hospital, the Psychiatric Emergency Service, and developing partnerships with key Community organizations serving the Behavioral …

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Care When Needed Most

(Just Now) health crisis. Due to the stress placed on most conventional hospital Emergency Rooms, these patients – with no obvious physical injury – often see long wait time for care. Reducing the wait and giving a person immediate attention has proven to reduce the risk of hospitalization and shows better outcomes. At …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(9 days ago) The clinicians are wearing scrubs, asking health questions to make a diagnosis and ensuring the patients are stabilized. When the peer support specialists like Strauser approach, they’re wearing regular clothes and connect with patients about life.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(3 days ago) Mental and behavioral health services: Read our COVID-19 restrictions . Crisis stabilization; Crisis intervention; Medication management

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(Just Now) Tell us about your career in health care. I’ve been in this field for about for four years. I started at a children’s mental health facility doing admissions. I’ve been a Unity Center for nearly a year. What does your job entail? I am part of the referral and intake specialist team. I …

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About Unity’s Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES)

(7 days ago) Information for patients and families PES stands for Psychiatric Emergency Services. It is a special emergency department (ED) for adults 18 and older having a mental health crisis

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

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Legacy Health in collaboration with Oregon Health

(6 days ago) Legacy Health in collaboration with Oregon Health & Science University, Kaiser Permanente and Adventist Health will open Unity Center for Behavioral Health in the fall of 2016. The Unity Center for Behavioral Health is expected to be a national model for providing compassionate mental health care in times of need.

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LEGACY HEALTH POLICY Disabled Patients Right to …

(3 days ago) LEGACY HEALTH POLICY Disabled Patients Right to Designate Support Persons for Oregon Hospitals POLICY: Support Persons Legacy hospitals located, in the state of Oregon, must allow a patient to choose at least three (3) support persons and to allow at least one (1) support person to be with the patient at all times in the emergency department and during the patient’s stay at the hospital, if

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Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent

(9 days ago) Legacy Health in collaboration with Oregon Health & Science University, Kaiser Permanente and Adventist Health will open Unity Center for Behavioral Health in the fall of 2016. The Unity Center for Behavioral Health is expected to be a national model for providing compassionate mental health care in times of need.

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(7 days ago) ← Disabled Patients Right to Designate Support Persons for Oregon Hospitals – Legacy Health Policy Russian Mental and behavioral health services: Read our COVID-19 restrictions

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rebuilding lives Together

(3 days ago) The health and well-being of Oregonians couldn’t be more important to OCF and its donors. in 2015 alone, the Foundation invested over $28 million in programs to improve the health of children and fami-lies, with children’s dental health as a top, statewide priority. good mental health also matters to …

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Unity Center for Behavioral Health

(1 days ago) Tell us about your career in health care. I’ve worked at Unity since day one, so that’s January 31, 2017. Prior to that, I worked at Adventist for 37 and a half years, starting as a nurse and rising through the ranks to director of psychiatric programs.

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LEGACY HEALTH OFFICE OF PHILANTHROPY

(4 days ago) Legacy Health is taking a leadership role in how our community responds to those experiencing a mental health crisis. Today, this project will be discussed in greater details. You might also find these recent articles of interest:

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Lori J. Morgan, MD, MBA

(8 days ago) Legacy Health has been working collaboratively with OHSU, Adventist, and Kaiser Permanente to create a new way for our community to deal with the challenges of mental illness. When the Unity Center for Behavioral Health opens at the end of this year we will be able to provide the …

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Behavioral Health Archives

(1 days ago) Mental and behavioral health services: Read our COVID-19 restrictions . Crisis stabilization; Crisis intervention; Medication management; Crisis counseling; Inpatient care; Social work; Family support; Peer support; Care navigation; Case management .

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Unity Center Monthly Update

(1 days ago) Legacy Health December 1, which included productive discussion on Care Everywhere and other means of electronic health information exchange that will support Unity’s care of patients from across Portland and the region. Medical Management and Admissions Criteria – The workgroup has produced draft criteria for

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