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Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) - Fergus Falls

Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH)

1801 W Alcott Ave, Fergus Falls, MN, 56537-2661

Distance: 1229 Miles

(218) 332-5005


Service Details


Community Behavioral Health Hospitals are short-term, acute psychiatric hospitals. They employ evidence-based practices, which are methods of treatment that research has demonstrated are effective in supporting people with mental illness in their recovery.

Intensive, multidisciplinary services provided by the hospitals include:
* Assessment of mental, social, and physical health by psychiatrists, clinical nurse specialists, advanced practice nurses, psychologists, clinical social workers, medical physicians, and other rehabilitation therapists, as appropriate

* Development of an individual treatment plan, including medication management and 24-hour nursing care

* Active mental health treatment and programming, including the integration of important aspects of the Illness Management and Recovery model of care. This model is an individualized, person-centered approach that includes the family and community in treatment planning and implementation.

* Individualized discharge planning and collaboration with patients, family members, significant others as well as county social services and mental health case managers for transitioning back to an appropriate setting in the community

Staffed 24 hours a day, the hospitals each employ about 35 staff, including mental health professionals specializing in psychiatry, nursing, psychology, and social work.

This provider is a Medicare Certified psychiatric hospital by the Minnesota Department of Health and is subject to periodic health and safety inspections by the Department of Health or an approved accrediting agency.


  • Service Availability
    • 24 hours a day 

Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications

ID Type Agency Url
24073 Licensed Community Behavioral Health Hospital Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Application Instructions

Referral to Community Behavioral Health Hospitals may be made by county social service agencies, the courts, local mental health providers, community hospitals, and private mental health practitioners. Referrals for admissions are processed 24 hours a day through a Centralized Pre-Admission center where medical necessity and medical stability is assessed to insure an appropriate placement at an appropriate level of care.

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Otter Tail County and surrounding area
Will serve any resident of the State of Minnesota


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 332-5001
FAX (218) 739-1329

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