Horizon Health sees hope on the horizon for those in need of psychiatric care and physical rehabilitation. The firm provides contract psychiatric and rehabilitation management services to hospitals across the country, running its clients' inpatient and outpatient mental health programs and rehab departments. Horizon also offers contract management to handle licensing and accreditation for its client hospitals' clinical programs; it also develops community awareness programs and hires most non-nursing staff. The group offers some specialty psychiatric services, including geropsychiatry for people aged 65-years and older and adolescent psychiatric care. Horizon Health is owned by Universal Health Services (UHS).
Horizon Health was acquired by psychiatric hospital operator Psychiatric Solutions in 2007; Psychiatric Solutions was itself acquired by UHS in 2010, making Horizon Health a subsidiary of UHS. – less