New Specialty Hospital Open in Hammond, Indiana

Physician-owned micro-hospital NW Indiana ER & Hospital seeks to see patients beginning June 15th becoming the first of its kind in the region

HOUSTON (June 26, 2020)—NW Indiana ER & Hospital opened its doors on June 15, 2020. The facility will remain open 24/7, 365 days a year, offering an unparalleled level of emergency care. This premier micro-hospital is owned and operated by board-certified emergency physicians in conjunction with Nutex Health and is the only physician-owned free-standing emergency room in the region. The facility is conveniently located at 7904 Cabela Drive, next to Walmart and Cabela’s.

NW Indiana ER & Hospital was founded on a simple yet visionary idea; to bring the highest, most proficient level of emergency care to the public. Every patient that walks through the door will be seen by a board-certified emergency physician and experience minimal to no wait time in a luxurious and comfortable atmosphere.

The 18,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility houses the most advanced imaging and laboratory equipment available. The state-of-the-art imaging suite features MRI, CT Scan, X-Ray and Ultrasound with rapid radiology reports. Stunning interiors include calming colors and plush furnishings including flat-screen TV monitors in every room.

“We’re thrilled to bring concierge-level emergency care to the community. We believe that compassionate care provided by board-certified ER physicians and staff, combined with sophisticated technology, is just what the area needs,” said Dr. Scott Samlan, Chief Executive Officer and Physician Partner of NW Indiana ER & Hospital. “Minutes and seconds are the difference between life and death in an emergency setting. From emergency through outpatient services, we’ll deliver exceptional care without the wait. By building the best team of doctors, nurses, and support staff, we can reimagine healthcare with an unwavering emphasis on patient experience and satisfaction”

The highly trained staff are equipped to provide top-tier care for any medical emergency—ranging from serious illnesses, chronic conditions, allergic reactions, to broken bones, injuries, and anything in between.

“Our goal is to provide immediate access to the best physicians, nurses and support staff our community has to offer, Northwest Indiana deserves nothing less and we have made it our mission to be the go-to destination for all emergency care in Lake County and the surrounding areas” said Dr. Daniel Irving, Chief Operating Officer and Physician Partner of NW Indiana ER & Hospital.

The entire NW Indiana ER & Hospital team is ecstatic to serve Hammond and the surrounding communities. They look forward to exceeding expectations and providing excellent care in a comfortable patient-centric setting.