Broughton Hospital

1000 South Sterling Street
Morganton, North Carolina 28655 (Show in Google Maps)
828-433-2371 (voice)
828-433-2371 (tdd)
828-475-9332 (videophone)

CONTACT

  • Teresa T. Tucker <teresa.s.tucker@dhhs.nc.gov>
    Program Director for the Deaf Services Unit

HOURS

Weekdays: 24 hours a day 7 days a week, 365 days a year
Weekends: 24 hours a day 7 days a week 365 days a year
Emergency Contact: Admitting Office, 828-433-2071 [Voice]
Program type: Psychiatric hospital

TYPE OF ORGANIZATION LEGALLY RESPONSIBLE
State

AGENCY ACCREDITATION
JCAHO CMS

DEAF PROGRAM
Year established: 2006

SERVICES ROUTINELY AVAILABLE TO DEAF PEOPLE

  • Inpatient services Bed capacity: 14

FEES

Service fee for deaf clients? Yes
Fee covered by third party? Yes
Adjustable fee (sliding scale)? Yes

SERVICE PROVIDERS
Interpreting services provided? Yes
3 full-time staff interpreters

ACCESSIBILITY
Assistive technologies available: TTY/TDD,

Facilities accessible by wheelchair? Yes
Facilities accessible by public transit? No

COMMENTS
14-bed unit designated to serve up to 14 deaf and/or deaf-blind patients. We have signing nurses and CNAs on all 3 shifts. We have three full-time staff interpreters.

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