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The National Center for Mental Health is located in Brgy. Mauway, Mandaluyong City. It sprawls on a 46.

7 hectare land, which comprises almost half of the
Welfareville Complex. It is bordered on the south and west by the communities of Welfareville, to the north by Nueve De Pebrero St., and to the east by Dr. Jose
Fabella Road. NCMH's main access road is Nueve De Pebrero Street. Jeepneys with Libertad-Kalentong route, with terminals at Edsa-Shaw Crossing and Gen.
Kalentong St., passes through this road. Tricycles are readily available in the surrounding area of the hospital.

SERVICES AND RESOURCES

The National Center for Mental Health is categorized as a Special Research Training Center and hospital under Department of
Health. The NCMH is a special training and research hospital mandated to render a comprehensive (preventive, promotive, curative
and rehabilitative) range of quality mental health services nationwide.

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Research

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Hospital Resources

The hospital has a total of 35 pavilions/cottages and 52 wards, occupying an

area of 46.7 hectares. Facilities include a medical infirmary, library, chapel, conference rooms, tennis court, basketball court, multi-purpose hall and dormitories. As of January 2011, NCMH has a human resource
complement of 88 doctors, 890 nursing staff, 116 medical ancillary personnel, and 446 administrative support staff.For 2010, it has a government budget allocation of Php 523,982,000, which translates into an
average cost of Php 118.61 per patient per day.

Classified as a tertiary teaching/training hospital by the DOH, NCMH offers training programs for medical and allied fields. It has two formal training programs:


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Psychiatric Residency Training Program for Doctors - 4-year course leading to a specialization in Psychiatry.

Psychiatric Nursing Program - 2-year training program for nurses specializing in Psychiatric Care.
The hospital also offers affiliation programs for students in the fields of psychology, pharmacy, medical social service, nursing, and others. NCMH is actively involved in several researches and clinical trials and is
an accredited by US Food and Drug Administration as a research site.In addition, its personnel conduct researches as part of their training programs.

The National Center for Mental Health is dedicated to delivering preventive, curative and rehabilitative mental health care services.It is categorized as Special
Research Training Center and Hospital under Department of Health on January 30, 1987. It has an authorized bed capacity of 4,200 inpatients and served an
average of 56,000 outpatients per year.

The National Center for Mental Health is categorized as a Special Research Training Center and hospital under Department of Health. The NCMH is a special training and research hospital mandated to render a
comprehensive (preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative) range of quality mental health services nationwide. It also gives and creates venues for quality mental health education, training and research
geared towards hospital and community mental health services nationwide.

NCMH services include:


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Community Service
Hospital Service
Training and Research
Human Resource Assessment Center

and ample parking spaces. counseling. conference rooms.provides treatment and care for psychiatric patients 19 years old and below." offers medical and surgical care.provides early detection and management of drug dependents. Cost Recovery and Rehab. tennis and basketball courts. NCMH has a total of 35 Pavilions/Cottages and 52 Wards which sprawls on a 46. neuropsychiatric of NP evaluation.offers x-rays and ultrasound services.  Infirmary . Hospital service  Adult Section (includes Geriatrics. chronic male and female psychiatric patients.offers a wide range of mental health services (psychiatric consulations. domiciliary. Philhealth accredited 100 beds and classified it as medical center.  Dental Section . the Infirmary is equipped with X-ray and ultrasound facilities."a hospital within the hospital.provides care. is an accredited drug testing facility.Rooms are always and readily available throughout the year.  Specialty clinics . treatment and rehabilitation to acute.provides dental health care to NCMH community.caters to psychiatric patients who needs emergency interventions.  Acute Crisis Intervention Service (ACIS) .  Outpatient Service . includes the promotion of DOH priority programs.provides forensic services and psychiatric evaluation and/or treatment to court referred or committed patients.  Public Health Unit . . sports center.7-hectare compound.offers holistic health care to women and children who are victims/survivors of violence.promotes total health care for patients and their families through psycho educational activities.provides laboratory services.  Forensic Section .  Radiology Section .  Laboratory . It has its own medical library. outpatient substance abuse.  Drug Detoxification Unit . a chapel.special clinics for the treatment of the elderly and demented patients. Pay Unit) .  Child & Adolescent .provides acute crisis intervention that promotes early social integration of patients through the control and abatement of psychiatric symptoms within 3 14 days.  Women and Child Protection Unit .COMMUNITY SERVICE  Psychiatric ER . etc) on outpatient basis. A small hospital within the hospital.