About Us

Service Excellence

Heritage Oaks Hospital buildingBuilt in 1988, Heritage Oaks Hospital has long been highly regarded as an integral part of the greater Sacramento and northern California mental health system. Conveniently located in northern Sacramento, Heritage Oaks is a fully accredited, 125-bed acute psychiatric hospital offering a full range of individually tailored treatment services to adolescents, adults and senior adults, including treatment for substance abuse and chemical dependency issues with drugs and alcohol. Heritage Oaks is a Medicare provider and also has contracts with most commercial health insurance plans. We are committed to providing service excellence to all and ensuring our patients receive the optimal level of care that will be most beneficial to their health and recovery.

Professional Leadership

Our clinical team includes board certified psychiatrists, licensed therapists, registered nurses, counselors and many other behavioral health care professionals dedicated to providing quality patient care. Our team of allied health professionals provides therapeutic programming and education, addiction counseling, utilization management and discharge planning. Our medical staff has expertise in the following areas:

  • Addiction medicine
  • Adult and adolescent psychiatry
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Internal medicine
  • Family practice

Assessment and Referral

Heritage Oaks Hospital provides confidential assessment and referral services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A professional, in-person assessment appointment may be scheduled with a qualified mental health professional to review the individual’s concerns and discuss the best treatment options. The assessment takes approximately 30-45 minutes and concludes with recommendations for the best treatment options. Assessment and referral services are offered to anyone, regardless of insurance coverage or whether treatment ultimately is received at Heritage Oaks Hospital or elsewhere.

If you are interested in referring a patient to Heritage Oaks or finding out more about our facility, contact us today at (916) 489-3336.