Focus Healthcare of MeadowWood Hospital

Psychiatric Hospital with Integrated Chemical Dependency Treatment



Number of Beds: 53
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Adolescent Admits 410
Total Adult Admits 1237
Average Length of Stay 8 days
Percent of Women 50%
Percent under 25 35%
Percent with College Education 13%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 40%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification 90%

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:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse

Facility has special track for:

  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Family
  • Parenting/Life Skills



Self-pay Cost per Day: $800
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: State of Delaware
Type of License: Detox/Residential and Psychiatric Hospital
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“MeadowWood Behavioral HealthSystem provides comprehensive treatment with an emphasis on evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of mental illness and chemical dependency.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Our treatment is comprehensive, individualized, multi-modal and outcome focused.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Focus on Recovery is an inpatient dual diagnosis program for adults.”

Family Program:

“There is intensive family involvement in the treatment process for both adults and adolescents.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“The program utilizes a 12 Step philosophy and approaches each individual from a holistic perspective.”

Additional Characteristics:

“24 hour Access Line; Focus on Recovery; Adolescent and Young Adolescent program.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 575 S. duPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720