Via Christi provides integrated medical and behavioral healthcare for seniors suffering from dementia and other medical illnesses.
The 28-bed inpatient senior behavioral health unit is housed at Ascension Via Christi St. Joseph, 3600 E. Harry St., Wichita, KS. Senior behavioral health services are for people age 55 and over.
The senior behavioral health unit is staffed by psychiatrists, nurses and other clinicians who are specially trained in caring for seniors who suffer from mental illnesses and other chronic diseases. They assist elderly adults and their support network to develop strategies to stabilize their needs.