PA State Rep. Killion tours Mirmont

Last week, Pennsylvania State Representative Tom Killion, who represents the 168th Legislative District in Delaware and Chester Counties, visited Mirmont Treatment Center and met with Tom Cain, Mirmont president and hospital administrators to discuss health care legislation, receive a brief update on Mirmont and tour the new Health Services Unit, part of the hospital’s expansion project.Mirmont-KillionCain-intra

During the tour, Representative Killion learned about the day-to-day operations at the Center and discussed prominent issues of importance to the Center and the effect those issues have on restoring hope and lives for those struggling with addiction.

Mirmont’s new Health Services Unit provides the latest concepts in substance-abuse care including 30 semi-private patient rooms, a 900 square-foot Meditation Hall complete with vaulted ceilings that houses Mirmont’s mindfulness approach to treatment, a large patient lounge and expanded counselor offices and treatment space used for individual and group therapy sessions.

In photo: Rep. Killion and Tom Cain view unit patches from participants in Mirmont’s VALOR program for First Responders.

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