Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Rio Vista Behavioral Health Hospital to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Rio Vista Behavioral Health Hospital.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Drug Addiction Rehab & Treatment Center Serving El Paso, Tx

Rio Vista Behavioral Health is a brand new facility coming to El Paso and will be the home to a comprehensive suite of supports for individuals who are struggling with substance abuse.

Drug Addiction Treatment Overview

Rio Vista Behavioral Health is pleased to provide acute inpatient treatment programming for individuals who are struggling with substance abuse and addiction. Our personalized treatment planning process is designed to ensure that you receive the services you need to achieve sobriety, and to set the course for a successful recovery journey.

Rio Vista offers a stand-alone detoxification program, as well as services for co-occurring substance abuse. However, all patients must have a primary diagnosis of a mental health disorder.

Detox Program

If needed, patients can participate in our detox program prior to accessing other levels of care. This allows them to rid their minds and bodies of harmful substances under medical supervision in a safe, supportive setting.

Addictions We Treat

Our treatment program can address addictions to many different kinds of substances, including the following: 


  • Heroin 
  • Cocaine 
  • Alcohol 
  • Benzodiazepines 
  • Meth 
  • Prescription painkillers 

Co-Occurring Disorders

Often, chemical dependency and mental health concerns can manifest simultaneously. For this reason, we provide treatment services for mental illness and addiction in tandem. By addressing all of your presenting symptoms at the same time, you can experience healing on a deeper level and build a foundation for lasting success. 

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Introducing Rio Vista Behavioral Health

Rio Vista Behavioral Health offers state-of-the-art inpatient psychiatric and detox services in the El Paso, Texas, area. Our commitment is to provide men, women, and children in our community with individualized treatment planning and ongoing recovery support.