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Boys Town Hospital providing new mental health facility to the community

Posted at 8:28 AM, Sep 12, 2019

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The Boys Town National Research Hospital is opening a Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Inpatient Center.

The facility will provide the highest level of care and safety for children aged 5-18 who need psychiatric hospitalization. The center includes classrooms, a gymnasium, and living spaces. Patients receive treatment from a team of psychiatrists and pediatric specialists, including a long-term plan that extends beyond inpatient care.

There is a ribbon cutting to mark the opening of the Center today at 10:00 a.m. at the Boys Town Hospital.