Community Health Network

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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Patient Connection

This page is your link to specific information about your stay or tests at Community Howard Regional Health. If you do not find a link to the information you need, please call 765-453-0702 and ask to speak to someone in the department about which you have questions.

Need a doctor?

Click here to search our physician directory. Or if you prefer, call us at 765-864-5939 and we'll provide you with a list of physicians who meet your needs. Please note that we are unable to make physician referrals nor do we know whether specific physicians are taking new patients.

Your inpatient stay

We want your stay at Community Howard Regional Health to be as positive an experience as possible, and we will do everything we can to assure this. Because a hospital visit can sometimes create concerns and questions, we have provided information about various areas of the hospital in which you may be staying. Learn more about inpatient units >>

Test information

To schedule hospital procedures contact Centralized Patient Scheduling at 765-864-8929 or 866-864-8929. Find out specific information to prepare for your test >>

Financial policies

Our patient financial policies may answer many of your questions about hospital billing and provide easy-to-understand definitions. If you have questions about these policies, please contact Patient Financial Services at 765-453-8422. View financial policies >>

Patient PHI authorization form

A signed patient authorization is required by both state and federal laws in order to release a copy of your medical record or a copy of your itemized billing statement. Under these laws, a medical record and an itemized billing statement are considered protected health information and, as such, cannot be released without the authorization of the patient or the patient's legal representative. If you would like a copy of your medical record or a copy of your itemized statement, please print this form, complete it and mail it to the Health Information Department of Community Howard Regional Health, 3500 South Lafountain, Kokomo, Indiana 46902.

Patient rights and responsibilities

At Community Howard Regional Health we believe every patient should be treated with dignity and respect. Every patient is entitled to know and understand his/her rights and responsibilities. Howard Patient Rights (PDF) >>

Our awards

  • HealthGrades 2015 Treatment of Heart Attack Award
  • Top 10 Indiana Cardiology Hospitals
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI
  • HealthGrades 2013 Patient Safety Excellence Award

Proud sponsor

  • Indiana Fever
  • Indianapolis Indians
  • Indiana Pacers
  • Ed Carpenter Racing
  • Indy Eleven
  • Indy Fuel

Health and wellness shopping

  • Wellspring Medical at Home for medical supplies and equipment
  • FigLeaf Boutique
  • Jasmine gift shop
  • Wellspring Pharmacy

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