Mental Health Services - Mission & Goals Statement
Port Huron Hospital’s purpose to be a leader in healing and your
partner in health is incorporated within the Mental Health Services
department objectives. These objectives focus on providing a continuum
of high quality, comprehensive and cost-effective services to adult,
geriatric, and medical patients. A multi-disciplinary team of healthcare
professionals provides the services while respecting the dignity and
rights of all patients served. The safety and well being of patients is
maintained while encouraging and promoting independence.
Goals of Department
Provide a broad continuum of services including inpatient care,
outpatient counseling, outpatient group psychotherapy and
emergency screenings, which are delivered in a manner consistent
with the mission of the department.
Provide physical, psychological, social and spiritual
assessments throughout the treatment process that facilitates
person-centered planning, individualized treatment and
comprehensive discharge planning.
Provide an intensive therapeutic milieu, which promotes rapid
stabilization of acute crisis, enhanced individual control and
increased ability to live within the community with optimum
Provide short-term treatment modalities that assist the patient
and significant others in defining personal needs, strengthening
self-esteem, developing coping skills and assuming personal
responsibility for one’s life.
Provide resource referrals for patients and significant others
throughout the treatment process to ensure access to services
that maintain the continuum of comprehensive care.