Needs Met at St. Mary Medical Center

By: St. Mary Medical Center Last Updated: May 14, 2012

St-Mary-Medical-CenterTo meet the unique needs of the growing communities and people we serve, St. Mary Medical Center offers a broad range of healthcare services across the full spectrum of care. St. Mary Medical Center is a member of the non-profit community healthcare system that includes St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and Community Hospital in Munster. The largest integrated healthcare delivery system in Northwest Indiana, Community Healthcare System has been recognized by National Consumer Research for having the "Best Nurses", "Best Doctors" and the "Best Overall Quality Care."

Opened in 1973, St. Mary Medical center meets the needs of growing communities in eastern Lake and Porter counties. New concepts of care and safety were incorporated into our new Advanced Imaging Center in 2009 and our newly renovated and expanded Emergency Department in 2011. With 190 beds and more than 500 physicians on staff, St. Mary Medical Center embraces the diverse methods of patient care. As the community's health needs change, so do the services available at St. Mary Medical Center. As part of Community Healthcare System, we are one of the premier providers of care in the region. It's a record built through innovation that inspires people to do the extraordinary every day.

Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit

Wound/Ostomy/Continence Center

  • Post-acute care
  • Chronic wounds
  • Ostomy Services
  • Continence Services

Cardiology Services

  • Cardiac cath lab, CV unit
  • Laser ablation/Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Non-invasive diagnostics
  • Electrophysiology lab
  • Clinical research trials
  • Open heart surgery
  • Beating heart minimally invasive surgery
  • Vascular surgery
  • Coronary artery stent procedures
  • Intravascular ultrasound
  • Inpatient/outpatient cardiac and pulmonary rehab, vascular rehab
  • Heart failure treatment clinic
  • Screening and prevention
  • Support groups

Diabetes Education


  • Radiology (CT, MRI, PET, mammography, ultrasound, bone density)
  • CT Angiography, EKG
  • Lab
  • Pulmonary Function
  • Neuropathy
  • EEG, EMG, evoked potentials
  • Nuclear medicine

Dietary Counseling, Outpatient

Emergency Department

  • 24 hours a day
  • Level II trauma

Family Birthing Center

  • Variety of pre-natal classes
  • LDRP concept (labor, delivery, recovery, post-partum in private room)
  • Epidural pain management
  • Lactation consultant
  • Free doula support
  • Midwife friendly

Healthy 4 Life

  • Medical Weight Loss
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Comprehensive Weight Loss Solutions

Home Health

  • Nursing care, including high-tech, pediatrics, pain management, private duty services, 24-hours a day
  • Hospice coordination
  • Physical, occupational, speech therapy, social work
  • Dietary counseling

Imaging Center

  • CT, MRI, PET, Ultrasound

Inpatient Surgery

Intensive Care Unit

Intermediate Care Unit

Lung Education Center

  • Cardio-pulmonary rehab
  • Asthma education
  • Testing
  • Support group

Occupational Health

  • Pre-employment and return-to-work physicals
  • Alcohol and drug screening
  • Hearing and lung tests
  • Vision screening
  • X-rays
  • Lab analysis
  • Functional capacity exams
  • Injury care and case management for worker compensation
  • Occupational and physical therapy
  • Burn, wound and electrical injury care
  • Wellness and education programs

Oncology Services

  • Inpatient, outpatient unit
  • Support programs and screenings
  • Infusion therapy
  • Center for Imaging and Radiation Oncology
  • Cancer registry
  • Commission on Cancer Accredited

Pain Center

  • Board certified anesthesiologists with pain management fellowship
  • Inpatient and outpatient services
  • Advanced pain therapies
  • Same-day surgery and minor office procedures

Pastoral Care

  • 24-hour chaplains
  • Daily mass in hospital chapel

Pediatric Unit

Same Day Surgery Unit

Sleep Diagnostic Services

The Joint Academy

  • Minimally-invasive surgeries
  • Knee and hip replacement
  • Dedicated therapy unit on floor

Therapy Services

  • Inpatient and outpatient services
  • Physical therapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), speech therapy (ST), massage therapy
  • Orthopedic and sports therapy (PT)
  • Work injury therapy (PT, OT)
  • Lymphedema management (PT, OT)
  • Vestibular/balance therapy (PT)
  • ADL training (OT)
  • Hand therapy (OT)
  • Neurological rehabilitation (PT, OT, ST)
  • Dysphagia (swallowing) diagnostic testing and treatment (ST)
  • Ergonomic analysis and modification (OT, outpatient and on-site)

St. Mary Medical Center Outpatient Facilities

Center for Imaging and Radiation Oncology (CIRO)
Hobart, IN

  • Radiation therapy
  • CT, MRI, Ultrasound

Spectrum of St. Mary Medical Center
Hobart, IN

  • Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Occupational Health services

Outpatient Rehabilitation of St. Mary Medical Center
Hobart, IN

  • Physical, occupational, massage therapy
  • LifeSpine lower back therapy and return-to-work conditioning and evaluation

Outpatient Surgery at Lake Park
Hobart, IN

  • Same Day Surgical Services

Portage Health Center II
Portage, IN

  • Innovative Women's Health
  • Physical and occupational therapy services

Willowcreek Health Center
Portage, IN

  • Physician offices
  • Wound/Ostomy/Continence Center
  • Occupational Health services
  • X-ray, MRI, CT, ultrasound lab

Winfield Family Health Center
Winfield, IN

  • Physician offices
  • X-ray, lab
  • Physical and occupational therapy services

Women's Diagnostic Center
Hobart, IN

  • Digital mammography with same-day results
  • Ultrasound, bone density, resource library
  • Breast biopsy, breast MRI and ultrasound

St. Mary Medical Center Accreditations


  • Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (Hospital and Home Health)
  • Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval Stroke Center of Excellence
  • Joint Commission Gold Seals of Approval Knee and Hip Replacement
  • American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Accreditation
  • College of American Pathologists (Medical Laboratory)
  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission (Nuclear Medicine Department)
  • American College of Radiology Breast Center of Excellence, CT, MRI, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, Mammography Services
  • College of American Pathologists
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • CLIA Laboratory Certification of Accreditation (lab and pathology)

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1500 South Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
Phone: 219-942-0551

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