The psychiatric ward

The psychiatric ward is a service for the psychiatric sections in the National Hospital of the Faroe Islands and also functions as and ambulant finishing treatment service to an extent. In addition to this, the ward has the responsibility for the treatments in the psychological areas.

Futhermore, the psychiatric ward has the responsibility for the social psychiatric treatments in cooperation with the home care establishment. The ward also cooperates with the association ‘Sinnisbati’.

The psychiatric ward provides treatment to mentally ill patients in a wide range.