Community Hospital South
1402 East County Line
Indianapolis, IN 46227
Community Hospital South offers patient-centered healthcare to the residents of south Indianapolis, including Johnson County. Our care is coordinated and focused on quality, ranging from everyday, ordinary care to treatment for your most critical needs.
The Community South campus is home to Community Hospital South, Community Cancer Center South and Community Surgery Center South. Community South is at the forefront of lowering and containing costs, improving quality and increasing access to healthcare in order to deliver an exceptional patient care experience. The south campus is located just off State Road 31 South and County Line road – serving the south side of the Indianapolis, Johnson County and the surrounding counties. Community South promises to deliver the best possible care with courtesy, compassion, efficiency and respect.
At Community Hospital South
Patients and visitors to Community Hospital South can find general information about the hospital below, including visiting hours, parking, dining options and various services. If you don't find what you're looking for, please call our general information line at 317-887-7000.
Adults and children may visit. All visitors must be free of exposure to chicken pox or other communicable diseases and free of fever. Hospitals are full of patients fighting germs. Small children and individuals who have poor immune systems should beware. Visiting children must have adult supervision at all times.
Unit Visiting Hours
Visitation is limited to two persons at a time. Visitors are welcome at any time except between 6 to 8 a.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Special exceptions may be discussed with the patient's nurse. A visiting adult must supervise visiting children at all times.
Family members - open visitation; Other guests - visitation available until 8 p.m.
- General surgery, all other areas
While we welcome family involvement, for patient privacy, visitors may be asked to temporarily leave the room if necessary.
Spouse/support partners are welcome to stay, and our rooms are designed to accommodate an overnight stay for one. While we can accommodate more overnight guests in some instances, it requires us to make some special arrangements. Please speak with the nursing staff to make arrangements.
Parking for emergency and cardiac/cath lab patients is available in front of the emergency room. Additional parking is available behind the hospital building adjacent to Community Surgery Center.
Free valet and shuttle service is available and there is no charge for parking. Valet is available daily from 6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Parking lots are maintained and monitored by Community Health Network public safety personnel.
An ATM is located in the main lobby next to the elevators.
For a list of recommended hotel accommodations for Community patients and families, please call 317-887-7417.
Community Hospital South offers free wireless internet access to patients, families and visitors.
Cell Phone Policy
Cell phones are allowed except in patient treatment areas as their signal could interfere with medical equipment in use.
The hospital and the entire Community Hospital South campus are tobacco-free environments.
Smoking has been shown not only to compromise the health of those who smoke, but others who come into contact with the smoke. Therefore, in keeping with our mission to promote the health, wellness and comfort of our patients and employees, smoking is not permitted.
Who may I contact to express concerns?
Our goal is to provide excellent service. If we have not met your expectation, we want to know. If you have questions about your Community experience or suggestions for making it better, please contact the Office of Patient Experience at 317-621-7000 or e-mail PatientExperience@eCommunity.com.
Located on the first floor of the hospital.
Hours: Monday through Friday 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Sat/Sun 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Breakfast: 6:30 to 8:30 a.m.
- Lunch: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- Dinner: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
In addition to the cafeteria, there is an assortment of vending machines and nearby restaurants. If you would like to eat outside, ask a staff member for directions to find an outside location.
Community gift cards are accepted at all Community Health Network retail locations.
Jasmine Gift Shop - Located on the first floor of the hospital, Jasmine offers flowers and other gifts for patients, as well as magazines, snacks and personal care products.
FigLeaf - Oh Baby is a women’s health and specialty boutique providing services and products to new and expectant mothers. Stop by FigLeaf for all your nursing and infants needs and to be professionally fit for nursing bras.
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Located inside Jasmine Gift Shop
For all your prescription needs, please visit the new Walgreens inside Community Hospital South.
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Ongoing volunteer opportunities are available at Community Hospital South, including positions in the medical units, along with clerical positions and customer service assistance for patients and visitors. To apply, please visit our Volunteer & Auxiliary page and look for the Community Hospital South information.
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