The CHCC’s Inpatient Psychiatry Unit is the only psychiatry unit in the Northern Mariana Islands. Our unit provides inpatient care for the mentally ill and patients with behavioral problems requiring hospitalization. The locked unit has an 8 bed capacity and two secured rooms. Patients that require additional medical treatment will be admitted to Medical-Surgical Unit and transferred to the Psychiatry Unit if needed only when requested by a physician.
Adolescents requiring psychiatry treatment and hospitalization will be admitted to Pediatric Unit, while care will be provided by psychiatry nurses.
The Psychiatry Unit provides care for acute and chronic psychiatric illnesses including: schizophrenia, depression, suicidal ideation or attempt, bipolar disorder, personality disorder, epilepsy/seizure disorder, and drug abuse/addiction.