Mendota Mental Health Institute - Maximum Security Units

Secure Assessment and Treatment Unit (SATU)
Admission unit for court ordered forensic patients. This unit provides assessment of competency to stand trial. Other functions include the initial observation period for assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for patients who require a high level of security.

Assessment and Treatment Unit (ATU)
Admission unit for court ordered forensic patients. This unit provides assessment of competency to stand trial. Other functions include the initial observation period for assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for patients who require a high level of security.

Forensic Maximum Unit (FMU)
Admission unit for court ordered forensic patients. This unit provides assessment of competency to stand trial. Other functions include the initial observation period for assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for patients who require a high level of security.

Management and Treatment Unit (MTU)
A specialized unit for the management and treatment of acutely aggressive adult male patients.

Patient Transition Unit (PTU)
A maximum security unit for male forensic patients who have serious mental illnesses, and who continue pose a significant security and safety risk to themselves or others. The unit provides ongoing assessment and treatment designed to step down patients from maximum to medium security.

Treatment-Rehabilitation-Assessment-Care Unit #1 (TRAC 1)
A maximum security unit for male forensic patients who have serious mental illnesses, who continue to pose a significant security and safety risk to themselves or others, and who may have a coexisting medical issue needing special care. The unit provides ongoing assessment and treatment designed to step down patients from maximum to medium security.

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Last Revised: December 12, 2016

Mendota Mental Health Institute
301 Troy Drive, Madison, WI 53704

Phone: 608-301-1000
Fax: 608-301-1358
TTY/TDD: 888-241-9442