Adolescent Behavioral Health at Tacoma General accepts patients ages 13 through 17 on a voluntary, involuntary and parent-initiated treatment basis with a provider referral.
Typical diagnoses or potential diagnoses appropriate to refer to us include:
Referrals can be made 24 hours a day, seven days a week. There will be an intake nurse monitoring this number Monday through Friday, from 8:30am to 5pm. After-hours and on weekends, the charge nurse will carry the intake phone and screen referrals with our provider.
Note: This same process applies to involuntary patients, but a court order must also be included. Adolescent Behavioral Health at Tacoma General must be listed on the order.
Patients cannot be admitted to the unit, or may have to be transferred from the unit, if they have or develop any of the following medical needs:
Admission to our program requires a referral from Primary Care and/or referring emergency department.
Providers, call 253-403-0556 to refer a patient. This number is monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Call our Referral Intake Number: 253-403-0556. This number is monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Adolescent Behavioral Health
MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
1st Floor of the Rainier Pavillion
315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, Washington 98405