Mental Health
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Behavioral Health Pavilion|Columbus, Ohio
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest pediatric health care and research centers. This new $125 million comprehensive behavioral health building will allow Nationwide to significantly expand their provision of mental health services at a standard for which they are known nationally.
Project Type:
Mental Health
$125 million (construction)
Full Range of Services
The facility will serve pediatric patients from young children through teens and offer a full range of services including an emergency department, inpatient care, partial hospitalization, intensive and conventional outpatient services, and integrated research.
Prominent Penthouse Play Yard
The Behavioral Health Pavilion is a 9-story building located in Nationwide’s existing urban health care campus. The services are organized to accommodate the most urgent needs closest to building access points with inpatient units on upper floors to take advantage of neighborhood views. A penthouse play yard serves the units and creates a beacon for recovery within the city.
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Interior Rendering
Cheerful and Soothing
The Pavilion’s interior design is consistent with the Nationwide brand and presents a cheerful yet soothing environment that this health care provider is known for. A rich offering of family amenities and supports are found on the 1st and 5th floor co-located with generous rooftop courtyards. The inpatient units provide safe and calming living space appropriate for children with acute mental health and severe behavioral conditions. Subconsultant to NBBJ.