Elkhart General Hospital

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Elkhart General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit hospital located in lovely Elkhart, Indiana. Our Main Hospital Campus is situated in the City of Elkhart beside the beautiful St. Joseph River. Our full-service, 325-bed main hospital is comprised of 330 physicians representing more than 30 medical specialties, and over 2,000 employees serve in nursing, technical, administration, and support capacities. Elkhart General is an award winning provider recognized in 2012 by HealthGrades®for Clinical Achievements in Cardiac Care and Joint Replacement.


  • Elkhart General Healthcare System is a full-service health care facility with Board Certified ER physicians, a Hospitalist program, and an in-patient rehabilitation unit
  • Obstetrics services include a highly trained staff of Obstetricians/Gynecologists, Level IIB NICU, Neonatology and 24/7 Neonatology Nurse Practitioner coverage, CRNA staffing 24/7, and recently remodeled 36-bed LDRP Unit
  • Our facility comprises over 30 medical and surgical specialties and offers a full range of neurodiagnostic imaging, electrodiagnostic testing, therapeutic services, ADA certified outpatient diabetic education program, in addition to an in house lab from South Bend Medical Foundation, and pharmacy


  • Comfortable, family-friendly community of 80,000 within two-and-a-half hours of Chicago. Amtrak rail service links nearby Elkhart to downtown Chicago/Michigan Avenue
  • Neighboring communities include South Bend, Mishawaka, Granger and Edwardsburg, Michigan
  • Thriving downtown cultural arts district with historic architecture, intriguing places to eat and shop, as well as First Friday activities for the entire family
  • Beautiful, private and public 18-hole golf courses
  • Large Amish population brings a unique cultural experience that offers many shops, furniture/cabinetry makers, bakeries, year round farmers markets, and restaurants
  • Excellent schools with13 institutions of higher education including Goshen College and The University of Notre Dame, 45 minutes away in South Bend
  • Several recreational lakes within easy driving distance, including access to Lake Michigan in little over an hour
  • The St. Joseph and Elkhart Rivers provide endless outdoor activities in the area including kayaking/canoeing, fishing, hiking trails, and much more
  • South Bend offers direct flights to Atlanta, Chicago/O’Hare, Cleveland, Detroit and Minneapolis. Allegiant Air also offers once a week nonstop flights to Las Vegas, Orlando/Sanford, St Petersburg, FL and Phoenix/Mesa
  • The area is ranked annually as one of the top ten most affordable housing markets in the nation and has an extremely cost of living, along with excellent public and private schools