Behavioral Health of Rocky Top
At Behavioral Health of Rocky Top, our expert, interdisciplinary team is focused on providing treatment in a safe, supportive environment, aimed at helping patients achieve their optimal level of functioning.
Our new, 18-bed unit offers a unique and innovative program dedicated to seniors experiencing cognitive impairments and behavioral difficulties.
We provide mental health assessment, education and family support as well as community education.
Our Mission is to provide quality inpatient mental health care that helps our patients stabilize, find hope, and discover a level of emotional wellness.
Our Mission is driven by Our Values.
We do the right thing.
We provide quality and compassionate care to our patients and families.
We are driven by quality, outcomes and data.
We build strong partnerships that are good for the community and our business.
Meet Our Administrator
Meredith Howard, MHA, BSN, CCM
Meredith brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to us at BHRT.
Before Joining Behavioral Health of Rocky Top, Meredith served as a Psychiatric Specialist in the United States Army, and managed a psychiatric unit in an emergency department in a 685-bed medical center. She also served as a Nursing Supervisor in a 266 bed regional medical center and managed a transfer center that handled the patient movement and logistics for over 34 hospitals and free-standing emergency rooms.
Meredith’s mission is to provide excellent care to the underserved rural psychiatric patients and their families in East Tennessee. Behavioral Health of Rocky Top shares this vision and is uniquely positioned to meet the psychiatric needs of the population in East Tennessee.