Addiction Resource Guide

Fairfax Hospital

Psychiatric Hospital with Integrated Chemical Dependency Treatment

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Acute psychiatric care with dual diagnosis treatment and education."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Consider the individual strengths, areas of difficulty and situational factors that contribute to the current crisis."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Main goal is to stabilize the individual in terms of his or her mental illness while providing evaluation, education and treatment for chemical dependency issues."

Family Program:

"Family involvement is encouraged, but each patient's treatment is individualized."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"12 Step involvement is recommended, but not required."

Position on Confrontation:

"Confrontation is appropriate for some patients and family members."

Additional Characteristics:

"Dual diagnosis only."


    Number of Beds: 133
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits 664
    Total Adult Admits 1211
    Total Child Admits 391
    Average Length of Stay 10.5 days
    Percent of Women 50.8%
    Percent under 25 Data Not Supplied
    Percent with College Education DNS
    Percent covered by Public Assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxificationDNS

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Facility has separate program for:
  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Codependency


    Self-pay Cost: Sliding Scale
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


    Licensed by: Washington State Dept. of Health
    Type of License: Psychiatric Hospital
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (425) 821-2000
    General Information: (800) 435-7221
    Address: 10200 NE 132nd St.
    Kirkland, WA 98034