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Geriatric Psychiatry Inpatient Services


The Geriatric Psychiatry Inpatient Services are suitable for adults ages 50 and older with emotional, cognitive, or behavioral symptoms. These may include memory loss, mood disturbances, anxiety, difficulty coping with losses and transitions, or behavioral conditions that interfere with care at home or in a long-term care setting. Our programs are covered by most insurance providers and are appropriate for those who could benefit from short-term inpatient care.

For further information about our programs or to make a referral, please contact our admissions coordinator:

Phone: 800.333.0338

To be eligible for admission to the Cognitive Neuropsychiatry Program, patients must require an inpatient level of care for behavioral problems (e.g., physically or verbally aggressive behavior, agitation, wandering, depression, or anxiety) related to cognitive impairment.


The Geriatric Psychiatry Inpatient Services are covered by most insurance providers. McLean Hospital accepts Medicare, Massachusetts Medicaid, and many private insurance and managed care plans. More information on insurance providers accepted by McLean Hospital may be found on the Partners HealthCare website. You may also find it beneficial to review McLean’s financial assistance policy.