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Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them—in hospitals, health pavilions, workplaces, schools and homes.

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About Community Hospital East in Indianapolis

The History of Community Hospital East

1956

  • Community Health Network began with the opening of Community Hospital East, which answered the need for accessible, quality health care on the east side of Indianapolis. Community Hospital East began with 300 beds and 111 employees.

1966

  • The psychiatric inpatient units and the coronary care unit opened at Community Hospital East.

1960s - 1970s

1988

  • The Same-Day Surgery Center opened at Community Hospital East.

1991

  • New main lobby, entrance and professional building opened.

1993

  • 100,000th baby born at Community Hospital East.

1996

  • Family Rooms relocated and joined Community Hospitals North and South in offering LDRP (labor, delivery, recovery, postpartum) rooms.

1999

2004

2007

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Health and wellness shopping

  • Home Health Medical online store for medical supplies and equipment
  • Wellspring Pharmacy
  • FigLeaf Boutique
  • Jasmine gift shop