New Vision | Medical Stabilization Services

NOTE: New Vision™ cannot accept emergency situations.

If you or a loved are in a life threatening situation call 911. Additional resources can be found at www.pathwaysofcentralohio.com/211 or by calling 2-1-1.


New Vision™ is an inpatient medical stabilization service for adults with drug, alcohol and related health issues.

The service accepts appropriate adults, who are currently using or are experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms from certain drugs. It consists of a medically supervised hospital stay for inpatient stabilization that typically lasts 3 days. The inpatient stay includes the following aspects:

  • Pre-Screening
  • Assessment
  • Admission
  • Medical Stabilization
  • Appropriate Discharge Planning

New Vision™ has a fully qualified treatment team including a attending physician and nursing personnel who utilize a multidisciplinary team approach in the stabilization of the patient.

Upon admission to the hospital for medical stabilization, assessment of the patient’s fundamental needs are accomplished. These assessments include a medical history, physical, a complete laboratory workup and a nursing assessment.

Patients who are under the influence of chemical substances, and are considered medically unstable, will be closely observed and stabilized. The Hospital accepts appropriate patients who are experiencing incapacitation due to substance use and/or abuse, or are experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms from cessation of use of certain substances, in conjunction with other related health issues.

The diagnosis of need for inpatient admission can only be made by a licensed physician.

The service accepts most insurance, Medicaid and Medicare plans.

SpecialCare Hospital Management Corporation operates this service for the hospital and has a financial interest in this service. The diagnosis of need for inpatient admission can only be made by a licensed physician. (rev.022712)