What to Bring

Please plan to bring the following items with you at the time of admission to our mental health facility:

  • Picture ID
  • Insurance card
  • All medications (dosage, frequency, prescribing physician’s name, list of current over-the-counter medications/remedies, and list of herbal medications)
  • Clothes (3-4 days worth)
  • Toiletries
  • Deodorant
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush & toothpaste
  • Brush & comb
  • Notebooks with no metal or hard plastic, books, hospital approved pencils
  • Eye care supplies (unless indicated on the bottle that the solution is harmful if swallowed)
  • Slip on shoes (shoelaces are not permitted)

Items that are permitted on the unit/patient rooms during specified times only:

  • Razors, electric shavers (Patients on Suicide Precautions must be monitored while using.)
  • Electrical devices-hair dryers, straighteners, curling irons
  • Shampoo & conditioner
  • Make-up

What Not to Bring

Items considered hazardous or contraband are not permitted in the hospital or on the units at any time. When you speak with an Arrowhead Intake Department counselor, please ask any questions about what you can or cannot bring. A full list of what is prohibited can be obtained during your Intake process.