815-468-6581 / Manteno State Hospital

Phone : (815) 468-6581

Company : Manteno State Hospital

Address : 1 Veterans Drive
Manteno, Illinois 60950

Website : www.mantenostatehospital.com


Description : The Manteno State Hospital continues to be the largest mental hospital in the State of Illinois, with an average daily population of 7,269 for fiscal 1964, or 1,552 more than the next largest hospital. Admissions declined by some 500, with approximately 300 fewer voluntary admissions. At this time, no forecast can be made concerning the impact of the new Mental Health Code on admissions but the variety of forms of admission under it should facilitate the process. A large number of aged infirm and semi-infirm patients remain in residence. Approximately 3,600 patients are beyond the age of 60 and about 2,200 of these are beyond the age of 65. Other long-term patients are chiefly chronic schizophrenics. The request for a federal grant to evaluate aged patients has been ( www.mantenostatehospital.com )
Category : Hospitals & Clinics