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Frequently Asked Questions
What kinds of issues are treated at Wellstone?
Wellstone Regional Hospital provides mental health and chemical dependency services. Some issues that are treated at Wellstone include, but are not limited to:
What do I need to bring?
It is recommended that every patient bring 3 changes of clothes, including shirts, pants, socks, underwear, etc. Below are items that are not permitted in the facility:
How long will I stay?
Every patient receives individualized care throughout their treatment at Wellstone; therefore, length of stay is dependent on the idiosyncratic needs of the patient. Together with the patient, a treatment team, including a psychiatrist and social worker, will work to decide the appropriate length of stay in order for the patient to receive quality care and peace of mind.
Can I have visitors?
Visitors are allowed during designated times pending doctor’s approval. Below are the times for each designated area:
Adult Psych Unit:
Adult CD Unit:
Children (12 years and under):
How can I make a referral?
To make a referral, please call (812) 284-8000 and ask for the Evaluation and Referral Department. A clinician will assist you with the scheduling process.
Help is Just a Phone Call Away
Physicians are on the medical staff of Wellstone Hospital, but, with limited exceptions, are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Wellstone Hospital. The facility shall not be liable for actions or treatments provided by physicians.
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