BHA currently operates five hospitals that provide acute, intermediate, and long-term care for adults. Springfield Hospital continues to offer inpatient care for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. In addition, BHA operates one psychiatric forensic facility and two residential treatment facilities for youth known as Regional Institutes for Children and Adolescents (RICAs). The locations of the six hospitals and the two RICAs are indicated on the following map:
Maryland has configured its state hospital system so that it maintains a small safety net of one hospital unit for adolescents at the Spring Grove Hospital Center. Hospital-level services for children under the age of 12 are available through the private sector, with the state purchasing care as needed.
Designated Psychiatric Emergency FacilitiesCalendar Year 2014
David Helsel, M.D.
P.O Box 1000 8450 Dorsey Run RoadJessup, Maryland 20794
P.O Box 800Cambridge, Maryland 21613
605 S. Chapel Gate LaneBaltimore, Maryland 21229
15000 Broschart RoadRockville, Maryland 20850
6655 Sykesville RoadSykesville, Maryland 21784
55 Wade AvenueCatonsville, Maryland 21228
P.O.Box 1722 ,10102 Country Club Road ,SE Cumberland, Maryland 21501
201 W. Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2399
(410) 767-6500 or 1-877-463-3464