OGDENSBURG The St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center will expand its inpatient capacity and be designated as a regional center of excellence, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Thursday.
Mr. Cuomo made the announcement via a videoconference at the psychiatric centers Trinity Building. The news comes on the heels of his meeting with St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center Task Force members last week in Albany.
Mr. Cuomo said the hospital will offer 40 adult psychiatric inpatient beds, 50 outpatient beds, and the capacity of its 28-bed children and youth unit will be expanded.
More information will be reported as soon as it becomes available.