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Lakeview & Riverwoods Behavioral Health & Piedmont Healthcare Extend & Expand Psychiatric Assessment Services


Behavioral Health
& Riverwoods
Behavioral Health
are excited to announce an extension and expansion
of their partnership with Piedmont Healthcare in providing psychiatric
assessment services across the greater Atlanta area and Athens.

The new agreement adds Piedmont Athens as a supported assessment
location. The mobile assessment team supporting Piedmont hospitals is
comprised of over 40 talented psychiatric professionals offering 24 / 7
services to those in need of immediate assessment for psychiatric
services and placement into a treatment program appropriate to their
care, whether that be on an inpatient or outpatient basis.

"We see ourselves as a community partner, assessing over 5,000 men,
women and children each year. Piedmont Healthcare is a cornerstone in
healthcare and we are proud to work with them. Our emphasis on hiring
the best staff and continuously growing our service offerings to support
our community are the things that inspire us each and every day.
Piedmont is the kind of partner that positively challenges us and
supports us to do more to make psychiatric treatment available to those
in need," said Group Medical Director Dr. Thomas Johns.

About Lakeview and Riverwoods Behavioral Health

Lakeview Behavioral Health is located in Norcross, Georgia, and features
90 beds offering adolescent, adult, and geriatric psychiatric and
chemical dependency treatment services in both inpatient and outpatient
settings, with a forthcoming 28-bed expansion in 2019. Riverwoods
Behavioral health is located in Riverdale, Georgia and features 85 beds
offering adolescent, adult, and geriatric treatment services in both
inpatient and outpatient settings with a forthcoming 10-bed expansion in
2019. Between them they treat over 5,000 patients each year from across
Atlanta and Northern Georgia.

About Piedmont Healthcare

A private, not-for-profit organization serving nearly 2 million patients
across Georgia, Piedmont is transforming healthcare, creating a
destination known for the best clinicians and a one-of-a-kind experience
that always puts patients first. Today, more than 110 years since it was
founded, Piedmont is known as a leading health system in cancer care,
treatment of heart disease and organ transplantation with 11 hospitals,
24 urgent care centers, 28 Piedmont QuickCare locations, 555 Piedmont
Clinic physician practice locations and more than 2,000 Piedmont Clinic
members. Our 22,000+ employees dedicate themselves to making a positive
difference in every life we touch. For more information, visit

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