Behavioral health unit at hospital will hold open house
Carroll County General Hospital's newest unit, Behavioral Health Outpatient Services, will hold an open house from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday on the 4 North wing of the hospital.
The specially designed unit features seven classrooms, offices, a conference room, and a receptionist/waiting area, all overlooking the Carroll County Farm Museum across the street.
Opening remarks and a ribbon cutting will take place at 5:15 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.
The unit offers partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and regular outpatient services for adults and adolescents.
Specialists will conduct family therapies, substance abuse treatment and education, and full-spectrum psychiatric diagnosis and treatment. Behavioral health services are allied with the Sheppard Pratt Health System.
Assisted-living facility completes expansion
Country Care Assisted Living in Finksburg has completed expansion of its facility on Route 140.
Large private suites with full baths, a library, living room and elevator have been added.
The 1890-era Victorian house is home to 10 senior citizens with varying needs. The facility says it offers a homelike environment with modern security and safety.