Walla Walla: Health / Emergency

Washington Basic Health Care Plan
1220 Eastside SE, PO Box 9014
Olympia, WA 98504
Toll Free: (800) 826-2444
For people under age 65 who do not qualify for Medicare and are low income. Covers doctor care, hospital care, lab and emergency care.

Medicaid (through SSI)
Toll Free: (800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778
Web: www.ssa.gov
Youth with disabilities may qualify for SSI at age 18 and therefore receive Medicaid based on the individuals's income (not parents) and disability. Medicaid pays for mandatory health services. In Washington, it also covers optional services.

Healthcare for Workers with Disabilities (HWD)
Toll Free: (866)272-7630
Web: fortress.wa.gov/dshs/maa/Eligibility/HWD.htm
HWD is a Medicaid buy-in program for people with disabilities who work. The worker pays a small monthly fee (premium) based on his/her income.

Regional Support Networks - County Mental Health Crisis Lines Mental Health Division
PO Box 45320
Olympia WA 98504-5320
Phone: (360) 902-8070
Web: www1.dshs.wa.gov/mentalhealth/rsnmap.shtml
The Department of Social and Health Services provides care and treatment for people with severe and recurring mental illnesses and children with serious emotional disturbance and the families, operates a crisis response system for all of Washington's citizens, regulates the individuals that provide mental health services and develops mental health policy for all providers. County government agencies and 145 private and non-profit organizations, supported by state and federal money, provide treatment for most of Washington's children with mental illnesses. The agencies are organized into 14 Regional Support Networks.

Walla Walla General Hospital
1025 South Second Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Phone: (509) 525-0480
Web: www.wwgh.com
A full service medical center specializing in women's health and emergency services, with a Level III Trauma and Chest Pain Center.

Department of Human Services - Crisis Response Unit
310 W Poplar St, 2nd Floor
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Phone: (509) 522-4278
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Department of Human Services - Children's Mental Health Unit
310 W Poplar St, 2nd Floor
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Phone: (509) 527-3278
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM