LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Home Hospital Emergency Department will be closing and moving to St. Elizabeth East, located at 1701 S. Creasy Lane, Lafayette. The Home Hospital Emergency Department will permanently close its doors at 11 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010. The new Emergency Care Center at St. Elizabeth East will begin seeing patients at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010.
During the 32-hour period between the closing of the Home Hospital Emergency Department and the opening of the Emergency Care Center at St. Elizabeth East, patients seeking emergency care from St. Elizabeth Regional Health should utilize the St. Elizabeth Central Emergency Care Center at 1501 Hartford Street, Lafayette.
The new St. Elizabeth East hospital will also open 7 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25. St. Elizabeth East features: 150 private inpatient rooms, a state-of the-art Heart Center, 14 Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit suites, the regions only dedicated Pediatric Center and a Women’s Center with single room maternity care suites. For more information, visit their Web site at http://www.ste.org