Novant Health New Hanover Behavioral Health Hospital

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2131 S. 17th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Office Phone: (910) 667-7787


Open 24/7

Novant Health New Hanover Behavioral Health Hospital is a psychiatric crisis stabilization hospital offering inpatient psychiatric programs for adults with mental health disorders, older adults and those with co-occurring substance abuse disorders located on the main campus at 17th Street.

The hospital is staffed by a team of behavioral health professionals including board-certified psychiatrists, physician assistants, psychiatric nurse practitioners, psychiatric technicians, substance abuse counselors, screening counselors, clinical licensed social workers and psychologists.


Formerly NHRMC Behavioral Health Hospital

Amenities & Services

Visiting a Patient

Visitors are often important to patients, and we encourage you to come and offer support to your loved one. In some cases, a patient might not want visitors, and we will respect their wishes and their privacy.

Visiting Hours

5:30-6:30 p.m.

Visitor Guidelines

  • Visitors and loved ones can spend time together in a common area of the hospital
  • Visitors are not permitted in patient rooms
  • Patients may receive no more than two visitors at a time

Parking & Directions

Convenient parking for loved ones visiting someone at the NHRMC Behavioral Health Hospital is located in front of the Behavioral Health Hospital, easily accessible from Savannah Court. For your convenience, a number of amenities are available at the main campus of NHRMC.