Northland DHB Mental Health & Addictions - Inpatient Services
Mental Health & Addictions Service
Tumanako Mental Health Unit Inpatient Hospital
- Programme Areas
Crisis / acute, Mental health
- Programme Type
- Age Groups
Adult / pakeke, Older adult / kaumātua
- Referral Types
DHB clinical services
Entry and admission can be initiated through one of Mental Health Services three crisis teams, or local Community Mental Health & Addiction Teams or as a 'Transfer of Care' from another inpatient unit or General Hospital.
Tumanako is a 29 bed inpatient unit for people experiencing an acute phrase of their psychiatric illness, or who are in need of a period of close observation and/or intensive investigation and/or intervention, where this is unable to be safely provided within the client's home or less acute treatment facility.
Tumanako Mental Health Inpatient Unit is based on the Whangarei Hospital campus.
Phone (09) 430 4101 then:
Ward - ext 8278
Unit Manager - ext 8295
Fax (09) 470 2714
Private Bag 9742
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This page was last updated at 1:37PM on April 8, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Northland DHB Mental Health & Addictions - Inpatient Services.