Care Regional Medical Center – Geriatric Psychiatric Service

The Care Regional Medical Center Geropsychiatric program is a short-term, inpatient program for the evaluation and treatment of patients 55 years or older. Many of the mental health needs of seniors are due to difficulties in coping with changes brought on by aging.

The CRMC Geropsychiatric Center provides 24-hour inpatient treat
ment. Working together, the medical director, RNs, therapists, family members, and consultants assist patients in achieving their optimal level of mental and physical health.

Patients that are eligible for admission must meet the following criteria:

  • Danger to self or others
  • Decreased level of functioning
  • Physical or verbal aggression
  • Uncontrolled agitation
  • Resistance to care
  • Pacing
  • Loss of interest in regular activities
  • Abrupt changes in behavior
  • Impaired understanding of reality
  • Decrease in energy level
  • Isolation
  • Confusion, disorientation

Nestor H. Praderio, Dr. Nestor H. Praderio
Board Certified Geriatric Psychiatris
Medical Director of the CRMC Geropsychiatric Center

Dr. Praderio and his team of mental health professionals focus on easing the confusion and stress that you or your loved one might be feeling during this difficult time.  Their mission is to assist you and your family in finding the comfort, peace of mind, and quality of life that you seek and deserve.

Care Regional Medical Center
Psychiatric Consulting Services
Nestor H. Praderio, MD
1711 W. Wheeler РSuite 2 | Aransas Pass, TX 78336