US HealthVest Opens Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital

Marysville, Washington June 12, 2017 – US HealthVest announced the opening of Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital, a 115-bed psychiatric hospital that provides a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care to patients of all ages.

“We are excited to bring these vital services to the community,” said Richard Kresch, M.D., President and CEO of US HealthVest. “As the first new psychiatric hospital to open in Washington in over 80 years, Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital will treat the increasing and unmet need for specialized psychiatric care in the growing Seattle area.”

Located at 3955 156th Street NE off the major interstate highway, I5, in Marysville, the hospital provides behavioral health and addiction treatment services to children, adolescents, adults and senior adults. Comprehensive services include free 24/7 assessments, inpatient and intensive outpatient care. A full range of specialized programs such as a Women’s Program, a Co-Occurring Disorders Program and a Psychiatric Intensive Care Program will be offered along with integrated healing practices for Native Americans. Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital is committed to serving all patients, regardless of ability to pay.

US HealthVest has invested $22 million to develop Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital, a 70,000 square foot newly constructed, state-of-the-art hospital. The two-story hospital has open spaces with daylight and direct views of nature, enabling for a safe and nurturing environment. Shared amenities include activity rooms, therapy spaces and a dining area, along with indoor and outdoor recreational activity spaces.

Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital will have an open house on July 13, 2017 at 11:00 AM. For more information about the hospital, please visit or call (844) 202-5555.

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About US HealthVest
US HealthVest is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services.  US HealthVest operates Chicago Behavioral Hospital, Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital, Ridgeview Institute and Ridgeview Institute – Monroe and is developing additional psychiatric hospitals across the country.  Accredited by The Joint Commission, US HealthVest’s hospitals provide specialized psychiatric care to patients with a full range of inpatient and outpatient services for children, adolescents, adults and senior adults. US HealthVest was founded in 2013 by Dr. Richard Kresch, formerly Founder & CEO of Ascend Health Corporation and Heartland Health Developments. For more information, please visit

Richard Kresch, M.D.
President and CEO
US HealthVest

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