Department of Psychiatry &
Behavioral Medicine

Patient Referral

To refer a patient to the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine, call (864) 455-8988 or 1-888-852-8520.

The Access and Admission team is comprised of nurses, licensed social workers and licensed professional counselors who assess inquiries to determine the most appropriate level of care and other resources.  The team is available from 8:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.   After hours and on holidays, calls are answered by hospital personnel who will conduct a brief triage over the phone and provide recommendations.