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Affiliated Sites

We are excited to be partnered with the following locations for our rotations:

Merit Health Central

Merit Health Central is a 319-bed health care facility offering a wide range of services provided in a safe, caring, environment. Core services include diagnostic and surgical cardiac services, obstetrics and women's health, cancer care, emergency department with FastTrack, orthopedics, inpatient adult behavioral health services, neurosurgery and general surgical services. Merit Health Central is home to Mississippi's first non-invasive stereotactic radiosurgery and only designated burn center and is one of the first hospitals in the nation to add a PET/CT. Psychiatry residents will complete their emergency psychiatry rotation, consult-liaison, and neurology rotations in this community hospital.

Region 8 Mental Health Services

Region 8 Mental Health Services has provided mental health, intellectual/developmental disabilities and addiction services to our five county region for over 30 years. Serving nearly 20,000 patients annually, Region 8 specializes in intensive outpatient programs, residential treatment programs, day treatment programs and other mental health services. Treating both adults and children, Region 8 has a 24-hour mobile crisis response team that provides community-based behavioral crisis services to the region.

Region 9 Hinds Behavioral Health Services

Region 9 Hinds Behavioral Health Services has been serving the citizens of Hinds County for over 45 years. Specializing in community mental health services for adults, children and youth, families, elderly, and those with chemical dependencies and substance use. Region 9 runs a 24/7 mobile crisis unit for Hinds County residents as well as numerous community education and training programs including parenting courses, alcohol and drug prevention and mental health first aid courses. Residents will participate in treating patients in Region 9's community programs.