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AltaPointe Health Systems: Alabama’s most comprehensive behavioral healthcare system
AltaPointe Health Systems is a behavioral healthcare and psychiatric hospital system based in Mobile, Ala., and offers services to residents of Mobile, Baldwin and Washington counties as well as individuals living along the northern Gulf Coast. As of August 2016, AltaPointe expanded its service area with the merger of Cheaha Regional Mental Health Center. Based in Sylacauga, the center serves residents living in Clay, Coosa, Randolph and Talladega counties in east central Alabama.
AltaPointe employs 1,450 people and provides inpatient, outpatient and residential healthcare services to more than 30,000 individuals annually. AltaPointe’s physicians provide psychiatric consultation services at four acute care hospitals in the Mobile area.
In addition, AltaPointe collaborates with the University of South Alabama to provide administration and faculty for the USA College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry. AltaPointe’s psychiatrists provide didactic and experiential education of medical students and psychiatric residents through its hospitals and other areas of the continuum.
Founded in 1957, AltaPointe was formerly known as Mobile Mental Health. Today, it is Alabama’s most comprehensive behavioral healthcare company. J. Tuerk Schlesinger is its chief operating officer.
AltaPointe works to make service access easier and provide extensive services to the community. To inquire about our services, please call CarePointe, our access to care department at (251) 450-2211. – less