South Central Region

Meeting the needs of our community in southern and central Indiana

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IU Health Bloomington Hospital Community Health offers a wide variety of programs and services to the community.

From our work with the local school systems, to programs that help those living with HIV/AIDS and Alzheimer’s disease, our goal is to help our community live healthier.

  • 333 E Miller Drive, Bloomington (IU Health Community Health) 812.353.3244
  • 727 West 2nd St, Bloomington (Diabetes Center / Medical Nutrition Therapy at Hunter School) 812.353.5420
  • 642 W Hospital Drive, Paoli (IU Health Community Health – Orange and Lawrence Counties (812.723.7474) and IU Health Positive Link (812.353.9150)
  • 100 Executive Drive, Suite J, Lafayette (IU Health Positive Link – Lafayette) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 6000 W Kilgore Ave., Muncie (IU Health Positive Link – Muncie) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 100 S Seventh St, Terre Haute (IU Health Positive Link – Terre Haute) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 150 Clinic Drive, Bedford (Rural Aging and Dementia Community Network) 812.276.4269 or 812.276.4270
  • 2 NE 21st Street, Washington (WIC - Daviess County ) 812.610.4979
  • 200 E Main St, Suite 1, Bloomfield (WIC - Greene County) 812.384.3253
  • 715 Wabash Ave, Vincennes (WIC - Knox County) 812.886.0107
  • 1379 E Morgan Street, Martinsville (WIC - Morgan County) 765.349.9566

Locations

  • 333 E Miller Drive, Bloomington (IU Health Community Health) 812.353.3244
  • 727 West 2nd St, Bloomington (Diabetes Center / Medical Nutrition Therapy at Hunter School) 812.353.5420
  • 642 W Hospital Drive, Paoli (IU Health Community Health – Orange and Lawrence Counties (812.723.7474) and IU Health Positive Link (812.353.9150)
  • 100 Executive Drive, Suite J, Lafayette (IU Health Positive Link – Lafayette) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 6000 W Kilgore Ave., Muncie (IU Health Positive Link – Muncie) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 100 S Seventh St, Terre Haute (IU Health Positive Link – Terre Haute) 812.353.9150 or 812.353.3241
  • 150 Clinic Drive, Bedford (Rural Aging and Dementia Community Network) 812.276.4269 or 812.276.4270
  • 2 NE 21st Street, Washington (WIC - Daviess County ) 812.610.4979
  • 200 E Main St, Suite 1, Bloomfield (WIC - Greene County) 812.384.3253
  • 715 Wabash Ave, Vincennes (WIC - Knox County) 812.886.0107
  • 1379 E Morgan Street, Martinsville (WIC - Morgan County) 765.349.9566

We seek to partner with local non-profits on initiatives that specifically aim to serve an identified community need, particularly in the areas of IU Health's seven community outreach priorities:

  1. Access to Healthcare Service
  2. Aging Population and Needs of Seniors
  3. Behavioral Health
  4. Chronic Disease and Chronic Disease Management
  5. Maternal and Infant Health and Child Well-being
  6. Smoking, Tobacco Use and Exposure to Secondhand Smoke
  7. Social Determinants of Health

Submit an Online Community Impact Partnership Proposal

Community Partnerships

We seek to partner with local non-profits on initiatives that specifically aim to serve an identified community need, particularly in the areas of IU Health's seven community outreach priorities:

  1. Access to Healthcare Service
  2. Aging Population and Needs of Seniors
  3. Behavioral Health
  4. Chronic Disease and Chronic Disease Management
  5. Maternal and Infant Health and Child Well-being
  6. Smoking, Tobacco Use and Exposure to Secondhand Smoke
  7. Social Determinants of Health

Submit an Online Community Impact Partnership Proposal

We offer CPR and First Aid classes for both the community and for health care providers. Learn how to initiate cardiopulmonary resuscitation to save a life with American Heart Association CPR.

To register call:

CPR & First Aid

We offer CPR and First Aid classes for both the community and for health care providers. Learn how to initiate cardiopulmonary resuscitation to save a life with American Heart Association CPR.

To register call:

IU Health Bedford and Paoli Hospitals offer job shadowing and observation opportunities to classes or groups highlighting major service areas such as Emergency Services, Visiting Specialty Services, Surgery, Lab Services, Med/Surg, Radiology and the New Life Center.

For more information:

Observation & Job Shadowing Experience

IU Health Bedford and Paoli Hospitals offer job shadowing and observation opportunities to classes or groups highlighting major service areas such as Emergency Services, Visiting Specialty Services, Surgery, Lab Services, Med/Surg, Radiology and the New Life Center.

For more information:

  • The MCPHC provides clinical services for the Monroe County Health Department such as immunizations, screenings, and communicable disease investigations. By appointment at 812.353.3244
  • Cribs for Kids distribution site: Free safe sleep kit, education, and portable crib for pregnant mothers within four weeks of their due date and caregivers of infants under 12 months of age. By appointment at 812.353.3244 or mlucas@iuhealth.org.
  • Monday: 8 am - 6 pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • 2nd Saturday of the month 8 am to 11 am

Learn more on the Monroe County website.

Monroe County Public Health Clinic

  • The MCPHC provides clinical services for the Monroe County Health Department such as immunizations, screenings, and communicable disease investigations. By appointment at 812.353.3244
  • Cribs for Kids distribution site: Free safe sleep kit, education, and portable crib for pregnant mothers within four weeks of their due date and caregivers of infants under 12 months of age. By appointment at 812.353.3244 or mlucas@iuhealth.org.
  • Monday: 8 am - 6 pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
  • 2nd Saturday of the month 8 am to 11 am

Learn more on the Monroe County website.

Registered dietitians at IU Health Bloomington Hospital provide individual and group counseling for children and adults. These dietetic experts explain how to optimize good health and weight through sound nutrition habits and individualized meal planning. Specialized diet therapy is also available for the management of diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, hypoglycemia, cancer, food allergies, high-risk pregnancy and other conditions.

  • Required: A doctor's order is required for any nutrition counseling services.
  • Appointments: Available Monday - Friday, hours vary.
  • Location: The Nutrition Therapy office is located in the Hunter School building at 727 W. Second St., Bloomington, IN 47403, and counseling is also available in some physician's offices.
  • More Information: Call 812.353.9678.

Diabetes Center: Monday - Friday: 8 am to 5 pm by appointment only

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT): Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm by appointment only

Nutrition Counseling

Registered dietitians at IU Health Bloomington Hospital provide individual and group counseling for children and adults. These dietetic experts explain how to optimize good health and weight through sound nutrition habits and individualized meal planning. Specialized diet therapy is also available for the management of diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, hypoglycemia, cancer, food allergies, high-risk pregnancy and other conditions.

  • Required: A doctor's order is required for any nutrition counseling services.
  • Appointments: Available Monday - Friday, hours vary.
  • Location: The Nutrition Therapy office is located in the Hunter School building at 727 W. Second St., Bloomington, IN 47403, and counseling is also available in some physician's offices.
  • More Information: Call 812.353.9678.

Diabetes Center: Monday - Friday: 8 am to 5 pm by appointment only

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT): Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm by appointment only

In response to the needs of those with health conditions who are struggling to maintain safe, affordable housing, IU Health facilitates a number of housing programs designed to assist individuals in achieving and maintaining self-sufficiency, and provide a range of services from homeless prevention to permanent housing.

For those living within the City of Bloomington, we offer the HMAL program, providing modifications to the person’s home in order to increase home safety and accessibility at no cost to the client. There are eligibility requirements, and a housing case manager can assist you in determining eligibility.

For more information on the Housing Services Program, please contact Housing Team Lead Cindy Burdine at cburdine2@iuhealth.org.

Housing Services

In response to the needs of those with health conditions who are struggling to maintain safe, affordable housing, IU Health facilitates a number of housing programs designed to assist individuals in achieving and maintaining self-sufficiency, and provide a range of services from homeless prevention to permanent housing.

For those living within the City of Bloomington, we offer the HMAL program, providing modifications to the person’s home in order to increase home safety and accessibility at no cost to the client. There are eligibility requirements, and a housing case manager can assist you in determining eligibility.

For more information on the Housing Services Program, please contact Housing Team Lead Cindy Burdine at cburdine2@iuhealth.org.

  • Memory Screens are available at Community Health, 333 E Miller Drive, Bloomington. These screens are not intended to provide a diagnosis or replace a medical examination, but they are useful in identifying memory loss requiring further evaluation. Call 812.353.9299 or email dthompson6@iuhealth.org for an appointment.

Other Health Screenings

  • Memory Screens are available at Community Health, 333 E Miller Drive, Bloomington. These screens are not intended to provide a diagnosis or replace a medical examination, but they are useful in identifying memory loss requiring further evaluation. Call 812.353.9299 or email dthompson6@iuhealth.org for an appointment.

For many people, the subject of health insurance is complex, confusing and even intimidating. This can be especially true for seniors trying to keep up with the continual changes in Medicare.

If you have questions about your Medicare health care coverage, would like to review your current plan, or are turning 65 soon, schedule an appointment with a certified SHIP counselor. There is no cost for this service. A SHIP counselor will offer you objective assistance and answer your questions about Medicare. SHIP counselors are also knowledgeable about extra financial help for those with low income or low assets. Counselors are not affiliated with any insurance company and will not sell or solicit for insurance

Call 812.353.9300 or visit the Classes & Events page (search "SHIP") to make an appointment.

State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)

For many people, the subject of health insurance is complex, confusing and even intimidating. This can be especially true for seniors trying to keep up with the continual changes in Medicare.

If you have questions about your Medicare health care coverage, would like to review your current plan, or are turning 65 soon, schedule an appointment with a certified SHIP counselor. There is no cost for this service. A SHIP counselor will offer you objective assistance and answer your questions about Medicare. SHIP counselors are also knowledgeable about extra financial help for those with low income or low assets. Counselors are not affiliated with any insurance company and will not sell or solicit for insurance

Call 812.353.9300 or visit the Classes & Events page (search "SHIP") to make an appointment.