August 22, 2012 – Harris, N.Y. – Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) recently announced the promotion of Jeanet P. Calhoun (Jan) to the position of Clinical Director of the Mental Health (MHU) and Bio-Chemical Dependency (BCD) Units.
Most recently, Calhoun was Interim Clinical Director for MHU/BCD. She was previously a Clinical Educator in Staff Development and a Nursing Supervisor at CRMC. Calhoun also has strong experience in Emergency Services as a RN and Paramedic. Her credentials include NYS Certified EMT Paramedic, NYS Certified Instructor Coordinator (CIC), American Heart CPR Provider & Instructor, ACLS Provider & Instructor and PALS Provider and Instructor. Calhoun graduated Magna Cum Laude from SUNY Delhi with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
The CRMC MHU provides acute, short-term inpatient care to appropriate adolescents and adults. The primary goal of CRMC’s MHU services is to provide a therapeutic and secured environment, which will be conducive to healing and recovery from the acute emotional crisis and dysfunctional behavior. The CRMC BCD Unit offers a safe and effective program to help persons addicted to alcohol or drugs. Continuing treatment, counseling and education support each patient's new start. For more information on the MHU or BCD unit, contact 845-794-3300 ext. 2727.