Mental Health

Outpatient Diagnostic Observation

The Outpatient Diagnostic Service is a unique treatment program at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center's Mental Health Center. It offers intensive observation and treatment in a secure setting to quickly clarify diagnostic questions.

When the evaluation process is complete, the patient may be placed back in the community with outpatient follow-up or complete a brief stay in the hospital if necessary. The average stay in the outpatient diagnostic program is 23 hours or less.

Services Include:

  • Psychiatric evaluation.
  • Medical evaluation.
  • Nursing assessment.
  • Psychosocial assessment.
  • Lifestyle/living assessment.
  • Medication management.
  • Milieu treatment.
  • Group, individual and family treatment.
  • Discharge planning.
  • Specialty consultation as needed.
  • Chaplain services.

Contact Us and Hours

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Outpatient Mental Health Center

428 Sixth Ave.

Lewiston, ID 83501

Phone: 208-799-6500 or 1-800-799-3997

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