Behavioral Health

Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry

Jackson Park Hospital provides multiple levels of care to meet the needs of an adult individual with emotional and behavioral problems. In addition to 24 hour Emergency Psychiatric and intake services, Jackson Park Hospital offers 86- bed inpatient psychiatric services, partial hospital program and outpatient services. The treatment is provided by multidisciplinary staff including Psychiatrist, Internist, Psychologist, Psychiatric Nurse, Social Worker, Clinical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Nutritionist and Chaplin.

For information & appointments call 773-947-7900.

Emergency Psychiatric Services

We offer comprehensive emergency psychiatric services in conjunction with Human Resources Development Institute (HRDI), a 24-hour crisis program available at JPH Emergency Room. Attending Psychiatrists are available in the ER on the daily bases to evaluate and manage patients who need mental health services. These include initial screening and assessment, linkage/referrals, emergency medical treatment, and crises interventions etc.

  • T. Ranganathan, M.D. - Director
  • Luckose Luke, M.D.
  • Shyam Puppala, M.D.
  • Ralph Menezes, M.D.



Jackson Park Hospital
& Medical Center

7531 Stony Island Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60649
Telephone: (773) 947-7500