Highlands Hospital is a locally owned and operated 70+ bed hospital in the picturesque Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania. We are committed to providing health care to the community in a competent, nurturing, and healing environment. Our staff gives support in times of crisis and connects patients with the resources necessary to lead a healthy life.
Over 400 exceptional caregivers and staff provide emergent, in-patient, and ambulatory care to the Fayette County region. At Highlands, we recognize that every patient has a unique set of needs and concerns, and that we aren’t only diagnosticians, but also sources of support and hope. We are dedicated to providing state-of-the-art facilities for residents in Fayette County, and in finding innovative ways to offer our community optimum health care.
Our Newly Renovated Behavioral Health Care Unit
Highlands Hospital has proudly served the Behavioral Health needs of the community for over 30 years. Our newly renovated Behavioral Health Care Unit in Connellsville is the latest way to ensure that we are providing the optimal healing environment. The holistic approach helps keep the patient “feeling at home” while maintaining a safe environment for treatment. The program is under the medical direction of Dr. Ahmed Jahangeer and managed by Diana Lowry, LSW, director of Behavioral Health.
Features of the Newly Renovated Unit:
• A warm and welcoming atmosphere within a relaxed environment
• Utilizes healing modalities including; drum circles, music therapy and guided imagery
• Focuses on providing care for individuals age 14 and older
• Helping patients make a smooth transition back to daily living