East Mississippi State Hospital


East Mississippi State Hospital

Full Description


Individuals Receiving Services (IRS) Care: The decisions affecting services are founded on the commitment to provide compassionate healthcare services in a secure environment that promotes personal growth and change. Trust and respect of IRS and families is fostered when we treat them with dignity, respect, and honesty.

Resources: IRS care is enhanced by the responsible use of our resources. Creative allocation of these assets helps us to accomplish our mission. Employees: Our employees are our most valuable resource. Staff is best able to offer therapeutic services and IRS achieve their individual potential in an atmosphere that supports communication and opportunities for professional growth and development, and encourages teamwork to identify ways to continually improve services.

Ethical Standards: Adherence to ethical principles is the basis of all decision making and staff are bound by these principles to respect the dignity and worth of individuals and the IRS’s right to self-determination.

Interdependence: The hospital is a community within a community, in which support and services are both given and received. Staff is encouraged to participate in programs and activities that improve the quality of hospital and community life. We welcome involvement of the community in the life of the hospital and provide education and information to strengthen this relationship.



Counties Served

  1. StateWide
  2. Adams
  3. Alcorn
  4. Amite
  5. Attala
  6. Benton
  7. Bolivar
  8. Calhoun
  9. Carroll
  10. Chickasaw
  11. Choctaw
  12. Claiborne
  13. Clarke
  14. Clay
  15. Coahoma
  16. Copiah
  17. Covington
  18. DeSoto
  19. Forrest
  20. Franklin
  21. George
  22. Greene
  23. Grenada
  24. Hancock
  25. Harrison
  26. Hinds
  27. Holmes
  28. Humphreys
  29. Issaquena
  30. Itawamba
  31. Jackson
  32. Jasper
  33. Jefferson
  34. Jefferson Davis
  35. Jones
  36. Kemper
  37. Lafayette
  38. Lamar
  39. Lauderdale
  40. Lawrence
  41. Leake
  42. Lee
  43. Leflore
  44. Lincoln
  45. Lowndes
  46. Madison
  47. Marion
  48. Marshall
  49. Monroe
  50. Montgomery
  51. Neshoba
  52. Newton
  53. Noxubee
  54. Oktibbeha
  55. Panola
  56. Pearl River
  57. Perry
  58. Pike
  59. Pontotoc
  60. Prentiss
  61. Quitman
  62. Rankin
  63. Scott
  64. Sharkey
  65. Simpson
  66. Smith
  67. Stone
  68. Sunflower
  69. Tallahatchie
  70. Tate
  71. Tippah
  72. Tishomingo
  73. Tunica
  74. Union
  75. Walthall
  76. Warren
  77. Washington
  78. Wayne
  79. Webster
  80. Wilkinson
  81. Winston
  82. Yalobusha
  83. Yazoo

SKU

SKU171005144032

Fee for Service

  1. Free
  2. Payment Required

Ages Served

  1. 0-5
  2. 6-12
  3. 13-18
  4. Adult
  5. Senior

Telephone

601-581-7600

Mailing Address

East Mississippi State Hospital 1818 College Drive Meridian, MS 39307