The medical/psychiatric support program is facilitated by a team of compassionate professionals to address medical and psychiatric issues to achieve stabilization. For the well-being of each patient, the medical team provides 24 hours of daily support. Registered Nurses are on-site to provide at-the-moment care. Psychiatrists are available onsite during their scheduled hours and there is an on-call doctor 24 hours a day. The team members are knowledgeable about the standards of care for eating disorders and they each have experience in a plethora of medical and psychiatric conditions. Beginning upon arrival, a patient’s present condition and medical history are obtained. The medical team continues an ongoing evaluation process until the day of discharge. The medical team is well known for providing encouragement and comfort when they are needed most.