Training Sites Print This PagePalmetto Health/USC School of Medicine psychiatry residents gain first-hand experience in the modern facilities of several hospitals and clinics in the Columbia area:
Palmetto Health Baptist, a Palmetto Health hospital, is a state-of-the-art medical center that provides a comprehensive continuum of mental health and substance abuse services for patients ages five through geriatrics. Services include outpatient counseling, intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization, inpatient crisis stabilization, and an inpatient geriatric unit.
Palmetto Health Richland, a Palmetto Health hospital, is a nationally recognized regional community teaching hospital. Residents may spend time here on pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, addiction psychiatry, or psychiatric inpatient and consultation-liaison rotations. Palmetto Health Richland includes a freestanding psychiatric facility with inpatient units for adult and geriatric patients. In addition, this facility provides intensive outpatient treatment for psychiatric disorders and addictions.
Dorn Veterans Hospital is a government medical complex, which includes a psychiatric pavilion for adult and geriatric psychiatry. With annual ambulatory visits totaling 160,000, it is one of the most active Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals in the South Carolina-Georgia region.
S.C. Department of Mental Health incorporates a comprehensive statewide network that includes 17 community mental health centers and satellite offices, as well as the G.Werber Bryan Psychiatric inpatient State psychiatric facility and Morris Village, the state inpatient center for addictions treatment.