What can you expect from Hancock Regional Hospital? Quite a bit. Here, you'll find big city hospital services and medical expertise right in your backyard. The comfort that comes from a hospital that's easy to reach and visit. And honest compassion and respect. After all, many of us are neighbors and we know how to take care of our own. We're committed to this community, its health and well-being. So we give more, try harder, and, by doing so, provide you with a level of care designed to meet--and far exceed--your expectations.
Hancock Regional Hospital has achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are accredited by Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP). We are also accredited by several other regional, state and national organizations, including:
Hancock Regional Hospital also recently became accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center, we ensure that patients who come to our emergency department complaining of chest pain or discomfort are given the immediate treatments necessary to avoid as much heart damage as possible. Our cardiology team works seamlessly with community emergency medical services (EMS) and other departments so that patients get the right care during the critical early stages of a heart attack.
We know that your time at work is just one part of your life. With our convenient location, just 15 miles east of Indianapolis, and with low commuter times, you'll have much more time to explore the rest of your interests. from shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and sporting events, you'll find it all in Indianapolis. Here's a small taste of what Indy has to offer:
> Sports — the Indianapolis Colts, Indiana Pacers, Indiana Fever (WNBA), Indianapolis 500, the Brickyardf 400, the 500 Festival Mini-Marathon, NCAA March Madness, the Big Ten Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament, and Indianapolis Indians Triple A baseball games at Victory Field
> Continuing Education — Butler University, Indiana University/Purdue university at Indianapolis (IUPUI), Ivy Tech State College, Marian university and the University of Indianapolis
> Arts — Broad Ripple Art Fair, Eiteljorg Museum, Heartland Film Festival, Indianapolis International Film Festival, Indy Jazz Fest, Indianapolis Children's Museum, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Penrod Art Festival, Talbott Street Art Fair, and Symphony on the Prairie at Connor Prairie, to name a few
> Culture — In addition to special cultural events such as Black Expo and many seasonal and ethnic festivals, the city boasts six distinct cultural districts; Broad Ripple Village, Fountain Square, Indiana Avenue, Massachusetts Avenue, White River State Park and Canal, and the Wholesale District
> More Fun Ideas — the Indianapolis Rib Festival, the Slippery Noodle Inn (the state's oldest bar), the Canal Walk in downtown Indianapolis, Hoosier National Forest, Indiana's autumn foliage, adn the Monon Trail
Check out the following links for more information about the Indianapolis area:
|– www.indydt.org||– www.indy.com|
|– www.indyinfo.org||– www.indyhub.org|
Home to 18,401 resident Hoosiers, Greenfield is a bustling city that retains its small-town charm. Founded in 1828, it is rich in history and offers excellent schools, many parks and recreation areas, and an innovative and technologically advanced public library. As the famous poet and Greenfield native James Whitcomb Riley once proclaimed, Greenfield is "the best home outside of heaven."
Check out the following links for more information about the Greenfield area:
– www.rileyfestival.com (the James Whitcomb Riley Festival)
– www.indyairshow.com (the Indianapolis Air Show)