Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Red River Hospital to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Red River Hospital.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Our Premier Psychiatric & Addiction Treatment Programs

Red River Hospital is the leading provider of inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare in Wichita Falls, TX. Our treatment services & specialized programs address drug and alcohol addiction and co-occurring mental illness.

Integrity, Respect, and Excellence

Red River Hospital’s programs are focused on the evaluation and treatment of individual needs in a safe and structured setting. The goal of treatment is to encourage the highest level of functioning possible while attending to important issues related to each patient’s behavioral health. We truly care about individuals and families who are experiencing mental health and/or substance abuse problems, and each and every one of our staff is dedicated to helping this cause. As a team, we define our mission as one to provide superior comprehensive behavioral healthcare and substance abuse services to the people, communities, and hospitals we serve, keeping three keywords in mind: Integrity, Respect, and Excellence.

Our Levels of Care

Red River Hospital offers the following levels of care:

  • Children and adolescent mental health inpatient treatment for youth, ages 5-17
  • Adult mental health inpatient treatment
  • Adult addiction inpatient treatment
  • Adult geriatric inpatient treatment
  • Military Heroes Unit for our United States Service Members
  • Partial hospitalization program
  • Intensive outpatient program

Our Expert Staff

During their stay at Red River, patients are seen routinely by their attending psychiatrist or practitioner and are monitored 24/7 by a qualified nursing staff and behavioral health technicians. Master’s level counselors, licensed professional counselors, and licensed chemical dependency counselors lead daily group therapy sessions, process groups, psycho-educational groups, and family therapy, all while providing thorough and comprehensive individual case management.

Individualized Treatment

Red River’s program operates with a structural therapeutic environment. Daily goals groups, activity therapy groups, and wrap-up groups provide structured opportunities to acquire new coping skills, reinforce those skills, and receive feedback from staff and peers. The multidisciplinary team develops individual treatment plans and coordinates discharge plans for patients to include aftercare services that meet each person’s unique set of needs.

What sets us apart?

We understand the many pressures, concerns, and frustrations that can accompany the effort to find the best treatment option, and we are dedicated to doing all that we can to make this a more efficient and effective process.

Understanding, Expert Staff
Individualized Treatment Plan
Optional Family Involvement
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Your outpatient program is phenomenal, and so are the techs and nurses. They truly care about the patients.

– Former Resident
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  • The Joint Commission (JCAHO) Gold Seal of Approval
  • The Jason Foundation