Eastern State Hospital

Eastern State Hospital was started in 1773 with a well-intentioned emphasis on community focused mental health care. It has the honor of being the first public facility in United States constructed only for the care and treatment of the mentally ill.

The hospital has Patients' Library, which is the oldest library of its kind in a public psychiatric hospital.

Eastern State Hospital accepts Medicare patients.

Address: 4601 Ironbound Road , Williamsburg
State: Virginia
Phone: 757-253-5241
Number of Beds: 255
Total Staff : 255

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Articles about this hospital

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