PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — More than 100,000 people were taken to hospitals in Pennsylvania last year for a mental health disorder.
That’s according to new research by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Prepares To Welcome More Visitors As Restrictions Lift
Researchers say that breaks down to about 312 hospital admissions per day.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Department Reports 2,179 New Cases, 52 Additional Deaths
The study shows people ages 18 to 44 were most likely to be admitted for depression followed by schizophrenia.MORE NEWS: Allegheny County Health Department Shuts Down Hazelwood Business
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