This April Signature Psychiatric Hospital added Medication-Assisted Treatment to its chemical dependency treatment program. By helping people reduce their cravings for alcohol and drugs, the treatment paves a more assured road to recovery and a higher likelihood of sobriety versus relapse. Medication assisted treatment (MAT) is considered the gold standard for opioid and substance use…

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Thank you for trusting Signature Psychiatric Hospital with your loved one’s/patient’s care. As you have heard on the news, the Coronavirus has arrived in the United States. We are writing to assure you that your loved one’s/patient’s health and safety are always our top priorities.  As such, our Signature leadership team continues to monitor the…

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This story contains details that some readers might find disturbing. JEFFERSON CITY — First responders recounted traumatizing experiences in vivid detail during a Missouri Senate committee hearing Tuesday. “If you’ve ever held a limb separated from a person, it’s weird,” said Ben Chlapek of the Mid-America Regional Council and Missouri EMS Association. “And…

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LIBERTY — Signature Psychiatric Hospital will officially open its outpatient clinic doors Dec. 3, at 555 Rush Creek Parkway, south of Liberty Hospital and the inpatient psychiatric hospital – the hospital within a hospital. Blair Swadley, director of outpatient services, said the organization had a “serious and hard conversation” after the inpatient space opened in…

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We are excited to announce a NEW Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for Adolescents (ages 12-18) at our North Kansas City campus. This is in addition to our Adolescent IOPs located in Gladstone and Overland Park. To schedule a FREE, Phone Assessment you can go to our website, sphkc.net or call (816) 795-1445, Option 1.

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By Kellie Houx kellie.houx@mycouriertribune.com LIBERTY — Signature Psychiatric Hospital will open officially Saturday, March 24. On that day, the hospital within Liberty Hospital can start taking patients. “We anticipate that we will receive patients on that first day,” said Carrie Dermody, director of nursing. “Our North Kansas City Hospital location is always full, and often…

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By Elise Reuter – Reporter, Kansas City Business Journal Signature Psychiatric Hospital will double its presence in the Kansas City area through expansions at North Kansas City Hospital and Liberty Hospital. The behavioral health provider has operated 24 inpatient beds at North Kansas City Hospital since entering the area market five years ago; the expansion…

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