Eastern State Hospital Overview | DSHS



Eastern State Hospital is a partner with individuals, families, advocates, community healthcare providers, regional support networks, employee organizations, educational organizations, and local and state government systems to provide services to individuals in 20 eastern Washington counties.The hospital provides evaluation and inpatient treatment for individuals with serious or long-term mental illness that have been referred to the hospital through the Behavioral Health Organization, the civil court system – where individuals  have received a civil court order for involuntary treatment – (RCW 71.05) or through the criminal justice system – (RCW 10.77).

Patient Care Services

Adult Psychiatric Unit (APU) – APU is a 91 bed unit that provides inpatient hospitalization for adults 18 to 50 years old who are severely mentally ill and are committed for evaluation and treatment by a civil court proceeding.

Geropsychiatric Unit  (GPU) –  GPU is a 101 bed unit that provides inpatient  psychiatric evaluation and treatment for

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EIPH’s Updated Office Hours

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EIPH has adjusted the hours our offices are open to the public.
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(208) 533-0310 or

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Business Webinars:
EIPH will be hosting informational webinars for businesses interested in learning more about public health measures they can implement to safely operate during the COVID-19 pandemic. There will be a specific webinar for Food Establishments and separate ones for all other businesses. Find more information on the links below.

Daily Report: 4/20/2020

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COVID-19 Cases in Eastern Idaho Public Health’s Region

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