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The Peachford Hospital system includes a 246-bed inpatient acute-care facility, partial-hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. Peachford Hospital has been one of the premiere providers of mental health, and chemical dependency treatment to Atlanta and the Southeast. We offer a safe and nurturing environment for children, adolescents, adults and senior adults to find hope and healing from emotional, psychiatric and addictive diseases. At Peachford, we are committed to providing the highest quality service to our patients, their families, community providers, referral sources and all others with whom we come in contact. We strive to provide timely, professional, effective and efficient service and are continuously looking for ways to improve our services. In addition, we understand that the professionalism and drive of our staff are the most important factors in the quality of service that we provide. To that end, Peachford employs talented professionals through a careful hiring process. We provide extensive training and ongoing opportunities for personal and professional growth within the hospital. We are committed to forming relationships of fairness and trust with our patients, our physicians, our employees and all who utilize our services. Working together to provide ever-improving customer service, we will never lose sight of the fact that we provide care and comfort to people in need.
A Masters Level Counselor will offer a free evaluation to determine the most appropriate level of care. If hospitalization is required, the patient and his or her family will work with a multi-disciplinary team to develop an individualized treatment plan. Care is provided by psychiatrists, registered nurses, counselors, social workers, activity therapists, mental health specialists, addiction counselors, educational specialists and other professionals. Throughout the treatment experience, we work together with our patients and their families to encourage the best possible outcome and ongoing plan for success., chemical dependency treatment, intensive outpatient program
We are an approved provider for most major insurance companies and Managed Care plans. Please feel free to call to determine if Peachford accepts your insurance plan.
Peachford works closely with patients, their families, agency representatives, insurance companies, EAPs and managed care providers to determine all possible payment options. In addition, Peachford will accept direct payment of fees for individuals who do not have or want to use insurance.
Peachford Hospital is open 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Counselors are on call to help diagnose and treat mental illness and chemical dependency. Appointments can be made for the same day and we also accept walk-in appointments.
Universal Health Services
Privately Owned Hospital
2151 Peachford Rd, Atlanta, GA 30338