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OSU Harding Hospital

Harding Hospital 

OSU Harding Hospital provides the most comprehensive behavioral healthcare services for adults, older adults, children and adolescents in central Ohio. We offer more treatment options and a more experienced and diversified staff than any other psychiatric or behavioral health care provider in the area.


475 West 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210

Open 24 hours.
See visiting hours below.

Getting Here

Our Location

(Patient and Visitor Entrance)
475 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210

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Recommended Parking

North Cannon Garage or South Cannon Garage

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Special Instructions

OSU Harding Hospital is served by COTA bus lines 7, 18, 52, 66, 80 and 82.



Before traveling to OSU Harding Hospital for a visit, please check with the patient's unit to see if the patient can have visitors today. Activity and therapy schedules vary and may overlap visiting hours.

Visiting a Patient

Adult Units (2nd and 3rd floor)
Child and Adolescent Unit
(4th floor)

Monday 6-8 p.m.
Tuesday 5-8 p.m.
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 6-8 p.m.
Saturday 2-4 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.
Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.

Sending Something to a Patient

Ask the nurse manager of the patient's unit to suggest appropriate gifts to send or bring to a patient during his or her stay.

Send cards to:
[Patient Name]
[Room Number, if known]
OSU Harding Hospital
1670 Upham Dr.
Columbus, OH 43210