Behavioral Health Visitor Information

Visiting hours, rules, and directions for visitors to the Adult Behavioral Health Care Unit and Medical Psychiatric Care Unit at Pascagoula Hospital.

Who is Allowed to Visit

Visitors are restricted to family only.

If you’re visiting the Adult Behavioral Care Unit, you must be 18 and older. If you’re visiting the Medical Psychiatric Care Unit, you must be 12 or older. Other restrictions may be made as part of therapy.

Visiting Hours

Visiting hours are limited for both units due to scheduled therapy and activities. Only two visitors are allowed at a time. Visiting is allowed in the day room only, unless other arrangements are approved by the physician.

Medical Psychiatric Care Unit

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Adult Behavioral Care Unit

Tuesday and Thursday: 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Both units are located at Pascagoula Hospital. Park and enter at the Patient Entrance. Ring the desk bell, and you’ll provide the clerk your patient’s four digit security code. The Medical (sometimes referred to as Geriatric) Unit is located on the ground floor, and the Adult (sometimes referred to as General) Unit is located on the first floor.

Rules and Restricted Items

Visitors must be appropriately dressed. All visitors will be scanned with a metal detector prior to entering the unit. Singing River Health System’s facilities are smoke-free environments and visitors are not allowed to smoke on any of our campuses. No one under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be permitted to visit. Sexual contact is prohibited.

The following are items not allowed inside the Behavioral Health Units at Pascagoula Hospital. Staff is not allowed to keep or store these items for you.

  • Cell phones
  • Cameras
  • Purses
  • Wallets
  • Cigarettes and lighters
  • Outside food or drinks
  • Guns or other weapons
  • Plastic
  • Sharp objects