Mercy Medical Center North Iowa

Inpatient Services

Located in the east wing of the 5th floor, Mercy's Mental Health Unit provides a full range of care including initial and ongoing assessments, psychosocial support, pharmacological interventions, evaluations, individual and group therapy, and medical detoxification. For more information concerning our inpatient services, please call 641-428-7737. 

Hospital Care
The severity of an individual's emotional problem will determine the level of care needed. When close observation and medical monitoring are necessary, hospitalization is available in separate units for adolescents and adults. The staff, which includes psychiatrists, nurses, psychologists, and therapists, will utilize individualized evaluation and treatment approaches to ensure rapid resolution. For more information, call 641-428-6070. 

Adolescent Services
The Educare program is available for adolescents and their parents who are experiencing conflict and crises. Services for adolescents are provided on an inpatient basis. A multi-disciplinary approach is utilized for behavioral concerns and relationship issues such as Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder, depression and anxiety disorders, discipline problems, school and social conflicts, divorce and family. For more information, call 641-428-7737.

Visiting Hours

  • Monday through Friday visiting hours are 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays visiting hours are 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Visitation for an adolescent patient is per unit adolescent handbook.