What to Expect on Admission Day
The following essential information is legally required in order for the CLIP Program to provide care. Unless previously submitted, please bring a copy of the following items to the admission appointment:
The program may specify additional information requirements. They will also describe their policies regarding prescription medications, personal items, clothing etc.
Upon arrival, the person coordinating the admission will greet the child and family. The following activities will occur, but the sequence in which they occur varies according to the program, the individual child and family, the availability of specific treatment staff, and other factors.
Within 24 hours, a nursing assessment, a physical examination, and a psychiatric evaluation be compiled.
Within 72 hours an initial treatment plan will be developed. An in-depth master treatment plan will be developed no later than 14 days after admission.
Throughout treatment, the child, family, and/or guardian will be informed of ongoing treatment plan review schedules, opportunities to meet other parents who children are in care, vising schedules, etc. The program will ensure that close communication is maintained.
Questions? Call 206-588-2985
2940 Westlake Ave N. #301
Seattle, WA 98109
P: 206-588-2985 | F: 206-859-6432
Children's Long-term Inpatient Program (CLIP)