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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about our inpatient psychiatric services. If you have a question that is not addressed below, go to the Ask a Question section below or contact us directly to assist you.

Yes, you may wear your own clothing while attending the treatment program. We do ask, however, that you dress modestly. If you have a question about a particular item of clothing, you may ask a staff member. When attending the inpatient program, we ask that you not bring clothing with drawstrings.

Yes, we are contracted with most insurance plans and will make every attempt to work with your financial situation. Please call our Admission and Referral office at 626-286-1191 ext 268 if you have any questions regarding your insurance coverage.

Visiting hours are: 7 Days a Week.
Adolescents: 5:30PM – 7:00PM; Adults: 6:00 – 7:30PM

Yes, you will share a room with another patient in most cases.

We are culturally sensitive and will make necessary arrangements for those with special dietary needs.

If you are currently in school then we will assist in obtaining any necessary educational material from your school so that you will not fall behind in your classes.

Patients will attend daily individual and group therapy sessions, as well as participate in therapeutic recreational classes. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided at designated times throughout the day.

BHC Alhambra Hospital is licensed by the State of California Department of Public Health and is accredited by The Joint Commission. In addition, we are a member of the Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC).