Genesis Senior Emotional Care located at the RMC Jacksonville campus specializes in treating older individuals that experience serious behavioral or emotional problems. Designed exclusively for senior adults, this 25-bed inpatient treatment program provides treatment in a confidential, comfortable, and caring setting for emotional and mental health care.
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Our Holistic Approach to Healing
We offer an inpatient holistic care program designed to meet the specific challenges and needs of older adults as they face a new and unfamiliar set of circumstances. As we age, declining physical health, diminished mental processes, separation from lifetime companions, and the loss of personal independence can be overwhelming. Specific treatment for such mental health conditions can improve the quality of life experiences for older adults.
A Team of Professionals
Our caring and experienced multi-disciplinary team of medical doctors, psychiatrist, psychiatric nurse practitioners, nurse technicians, activity coordinator, and social workers deliver customized treatments for your family member or loved one. Our goal at RMC is to work with patients to help them return to an optimal level of daily life functioning.
Hope and Healing is Here
Genesis Senior Emotional Care at RMC Jacksonville offers hope and healing to patients and their families/caregivers through a better understanding of their illness and treatment options. Genesis SEC offers comprehensive assessment, individualized treatment planning, and a full continuum of behavioral health services.
For additional Information or a confidential assessment related to Genesis Senior Emotional Care Treatment Program, please call 256.435.4970, or visit our center directors located on the campus of RMC Jacksonville at 1701 Pelham Road South, Jacksonville, AL 36265
It’s never an easy time for patients or family members when an older adult experiences sorrow or grief following a major life change, but with Genesis, the right care, treatments and options are right here, close to home. Beyond providing a better understanding of their illness and treatment options, the primary goal of Genesis program is to offer hope to patients, families and caregivers.
Genesis offers comprehensive assessment, individualized treatment planning, and a full continuum of behavioral health services. The goal is to help each patient – regardless of what emotional or behavioral health issue they are facing – to return to an optimal level of functioning.
Patients are engaged using a unique holistic multidisciplinary approach that integrates behavioral interventions, therapeutic treatments, medication evaluation and management, and other approaches to stabilize patients rapidly and implement treatment plans that maximize cognitive and emotional functioning in patients to improve longevity and quality of life.
For additional Information, contact or visit our center directors located on the campus of RMC Jacksonville at 1701 Pelham Road South, Jacksonville, AL 36265
Trish Ballard, MSN, RN, Director, Genesis Senior Emotional Care Program at email@example.com or call (256) 782-4620
Jamie Archer, LBSW, Community Liaison, Geneses Senior Emotion Care Program at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (256) 453-2381
In the summer of 2016, the Genesis SEC program will more than double its current patient capacity, growing from 10 to 25 inpatient beds. Patients with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia—as well as those with issues such as depression, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder—can benefit from our holistic approach to treatment of senior adults who experience behavioral and emotional issues. We address behavioral and psychiatric issues in conjunction with preexisting medical conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, hypothyroidism and osteoarthritis.
Under the guidance of Eddie Huggins, MD, Medical Director, Genesis SEC provides new hope for seniors with treatment that integrates behavioral interventions, therapy, and medication evaluation and management to improve longevity and quality of life.