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Behavioral Medicine Unit

Behavioral Medicine Unit

Norwegian American Hospital

Inpatient mental health services for adults ages 21 and older.

Services Offered

Behavioral Health • Mental Health • Psychiatry • Inpatient Mental Health


Norwegian American Hospital’s leading edge Behavioral Medicine Unit services the adult and senior populations that have psychiatric diagnoses. The department is comprised of two units, a 24-bed adult unit and a 12-bed senior and special needs unit as well as a 15-bed unit for patients with a dual diagnosis or co-occurring disorder of mental illness and chemical/alcohol dependency. Norwegian American Hospital is fully equipped to address the needs of the community through innovative psychiatric programs. They emphasize being an advocate for patients and a friend as they recover.


1044 N. Francisco Ave., Chicago, IL 60622 41.9006786 -87.6996714

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Interpreters Available


-Private insurance accepted in-network. Out of network or non-funded individual will be referred to appropriate state hospital or self pay. For more information regarding financial assistance or insurance please call 773-292-8369.


  • Medicaid accepted
  • Medicare accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • Adults accepted
  • Seniors accepted

How to Apply

Walk-in to Norwegian ER, no appointment needed. Transfer from nursing home through intake. Physician referrals accepted but not required.

Please provide:

-Photo ID
-Insurance information