Term Psychiatric Day Treatment
Code RP-6400.8000-620
Definition Programs that provide a therapeutic environment for individuals who have acute or chronic mental or emotional disturbances, who do not require full-time hospital care but who can benefit from a structured environment for some portion of the day or week. Services may include individual, group and/or family therapy; social and recreational activities; and a range of adjunctive therapies. Psychiatric day treatment programs may be offered by freestanding day treatment facilities, by psychiatric hospitals or by psychiatric units in general acute care hospitals.
Created 5/25/11
Changed 12/15/14
Use References Behavioral Health Day Treatment
Mental Health Day Treatment
Psychiatric Partial Hospitalization
See Also References Day Treatment for Adults With Developmental Disabilities (LR-3100.1750)
Psychiatric Occupational Therapy (RP-8000.7000)
Substance Use Disorder Day Treatment (RX-8450.8100)
External Classification Terms Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (CAN MH-500)
Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (USA MH-500)
Mental Health Treatment (NPC F04)
Mental Health Treatment (NTE F30)
Partial Hospitalization for Psychiatric Care (UW
Related Concepts Day Programs
Facet Service
Bibliographic References

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