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About Deaconess Hospital

Deaconess Hospital is a 365-bed acute care teaching hospital serving residents of Southern Indiana, Southeastern Illinois and Western Kentucky. One of the largest hospitals in the region, Deaconess employs more than 4,200 people. 

Each year, Deaconess Hospital treats:

• 18,000 inpatients • 350,000 outpatients
• 65,000 emergency patients • 7,500 surgical patients

Renowned for providing high-quality medical care with a strong personal touch, Deaconess has earned a Solucient Top 100 Hospitals award for cardiac and orthopedic services and a US News and World Report Best Hospitals ranking for hormonal disease services.

Among the many Deaconess Hospital services are:

Heart Services 24-hour Emergency Center Residency Program
Cancer Services Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery Home-based Medical Care
Neuro Services Physician Referral Service Home Medical Equipment
Orthopaedics Radiology Services Hospice Care
Pediatrics Support Groups and Programs Family Medicine Clinic
Women's Hospital Corporate Wellness Mental Health Services


Deaconess Hospital Affiliations:

  • Member of the Council for Health and Human Service Ministries (CHHSM) of the United Church of Christ.
  • Member of Voluntary Hospitals of America (VHA), a nationwide network of community-owned, not-for-profit health care organizations.
  • A component of the larger Deaconess Health System, which is dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate and quality care.