Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Millcreek of Magee Treatment Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Millcreek of Magee Treatment Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Adolescent Home and Community Based Services in Mississippi

Millcreek of Magee Treatment Center offers residential treatment and home-based programs for children & adolescents struggling with psychriatric and behavioral disorders.

About Our Home & Community Based Services

Learn about our home & community-based services at Millcreek of Magee in Mississippi

Millcreek of Magee, a behavioral disorders treatment facility with numerous programs, is proud of our standing as a premier provider of Home and Community Based Waiver Services (HCBS) in the state of Mississippi. Currently serving over 500 members of the Mississippi community, our treatment facility is dedicated to providing superior services to adolescents and children who have developmental and intellectual disabilities. At our facility, we firmly believe that all individuals deserve the opportunity for choice, dignity, community participation, and community inclusion, which is why we are proud to support individuals as they explore the vast world of treatment programs that are available to them. By providing supports and programs based on each individual’s needs, abilities, strengths, and skills set, our treatment facility in Mississippi is changing the lives of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

Under the Home and Community Based Services Waiver, the Mississippi Department of Mental Health (DMH) administers services and treatment programs that are funded by Medicaid and are provided to eligible individuals and their families in order to enable those with intellectual and developmental disabilities to remain with their families and in their community, or to return to their community from a congregate treatment setting.

Services & Supports of the Program

The services & supports of the home & community-based services at Millcreek of Magee in Mississippi

The services and supports that are included through this program include the following:

  • Attendant care
  • Respite care
  • Day habilitation
  • Pre-vocational
  • Supported employment
  • Behavior support / intervention
  • Therapy services
Our Vision

Millcreek of Magee philosophy and vision

At Millcreek of Magee, a mental health treatment facility, our vision is to support children and adolescents who have intellectual or developmental disabilities so that they are provided every opportunity possible to lead a happy, meaningful life. Our treatment facility wants to help these individuals lead lives that are characterized by safety and happiness, by family and friendship, by employment and possessions, by skills and competence, by health and nutrition, by choices and self-direction, by status and roles, by privacy and dignity, and by access to opportunities in the general community.

Our Values

Learn about the values of Millcreek of Magee in Mississippi

Our treatment center at Millcreek in Mississippi also remains steadfast in living up to the values that we hold true for those we work with. Our values at our treatment facility are:

  • Community presence: We believe that each person should be given the opportunity to participate in activities in their natural contexts, such as in restaurants, shopping malls, the YMCA, community employment, and in their own homes.
  • Community participation: Each person, regardless of whether or not developmental or intellectual disabilities are present, should be involved in the same types of activities as their peers.
  • Dignity: Each person should be given support in mobility and movement to allow them to be recognized as striving and productive members of society. Each person’s eating, dressing, and hygiene needs should be addressed in the most respectful manner.
  • Choice: Each person, regardless of the severity of limitations that result from intellectual or developmental disabilities, should have as much control over their own environment as possible.
  • Contribution: People with intellectual and developmental disabilities are fully capable of, and do, make contributions to all areas of our society and should be fully recognized for those contributions.