This is a large general hospital solely owned by Emory Healthcare which contains 583 beds. It has both Emory and non-Emory attending physicians. There are no inpatient psychiatry beds. The Department of Psychiatry at Crawford Long is under the Directorship of Scott Firestone, MD. The expanded Consultation-Liaison Services at CLH began in August 1994. On average, this service has delivered approximately 350 new patient visits per year and an additional 700 follow-up visits per year.
Educational services provided include an Emory medical student psychiatry rotation, a PGY-II Family Practice resident rotation, and an Anesthesia Pain Fellow rotation. Dr. Firestone and his colleague Clem Pollydore, MD, have also provided educational support to the CLH Medical and Nursing Staff.