(Formerly known as the Psychiatric Emergency Center or PEC )
Adults who present with or call in a psychiatric emergency.
24 hours a day, seven days a week.
To help individuals with emergency psychiatric concerns to obtain appropriate services.
The Assessment Center responds to the psychiatric crisis line and to the Emergency Department at Alegent Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center. The Assessment Center also serves as the after-hours call center for Alegent Health Psychiatric Associates. The Assessment Center determines a level of care and coordinates admissions to the appropriate service/program.
All individuals who contact the Assessment Center will be offered recommendations and treatment options. The Assessment Center will facilitate the acquisition of all emergent services.
The Assessment Center is staffed by Lasting Hope psychiatric nursing staff. There is a psychiatrist available for consultation regarding assessments.
Call the The Assessment Center at (402) 717-HOPE (4673) or 1-800-523-7294.
Lasting Hope Recovery Center, Omaha.