You are here : Treatment  >  State Psychiatric Hospitals  >  Northcoast (Northfield)
Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare (Northfield, Ohio)

P.O. Box 678003
1756 Sagamore Road
Northfield, Ohio 44067
MapQuest Driving Directions

Contact Information
Phone: (330) 467-7131
TDD: (330) 467-5522
Fax: (330) 467-2420


Doug Kern
Chief Executive Officer

Muhammad Momen, M.D.
Lead Chief Clinical Officer (CCO)

Joy Stankowski, M.D.
CCO - Forensic Services

Jeff Coffman
Chief Operating Officer

Kimberly Noll
Nurse Executive

Joi Chapman
Client Rights Specialist

About Us

Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare (NBH) is accredited by The Joint Commission. Read the Joint Commission Public Notice for Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare. NBH is also certified by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

NBH is currently undergoing a major renovation, that began in July 2013. The construction project will expand the hospital by more than 100,000 square feet and improve existing facilities. Additional patient units, recreational, dietary and clinical areas are part of the upgrades. View these videos to follow the progress.

Video Update - July 2014
Video Update - December 2014

Information For Family Member and Visitors

Local mental health centers refer patients to Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare by determining whether someone meets criteria for admission. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide service for direct admission or "walk-ins." Please contact your local mental health center for assistance.

Family and Visitors
Family and friends are welcome to visit their loved ones but may not bring any item that may be harmful to patients or others. This includes, but is not limited to: any weapon (firearm, knife, pepper spray, stun gun), alcoholic beverages, illicit substances (marijuana, LSD, PCP, cocaine, heroin, mushrooms, amphetamines), tobacco products (snuff, cigarettes, chewing tobacco, cigars), lighters and matches of any type.

  1. Visitation will occur in designated rooms near the units
  2. You will be provided with either way findings or staff escorts to these areas
  3. Two visitors per each patient at a time

Visiting and Patient Property Drop Off Hours

For visitation hours and patient property drop off information, please call the Police Front Desk at 330-467-7131 ext. 2339.

Employment Opportunities

Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare is a State of Ohio government employer and is continuously recruiting for direct care staff and registered nurses. Employees contribute to Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) and receive an excellent benefits package.

For career opportunities within the Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services and other state agencies, please see the job listings on the Ohio Hiring Management System.