Babysitting is a big responsibility.

Safe Sitter.

Lutheran Health Network wants to protect patients, visitors and staff from unnecessary exposure to the flu. For the health and well-being of our community, this facility has temporarily changed its visitor policy.*

  • Only essential adult visitors at least 18 years of age - designated family members, spouse/domestic partner and spiritual counselors - will be allowed to visit patients.
  • Visitors to the hospital will be limited to two (2) adults per patient.
  • Visitors to the emergency department will be limited to one (1) adult per patient.
  • Visitors with flu-like symptoms, including fever, cough, chills or muscle aches, will not be permitted in the facility unless seeking immediate medical attention.

Thank you for your cooperation. Get more information about the flu at

*Exceptions to the temporary visitor policy may be granted with physician approval.

Pediatric ER

The Lutheran Children's Hospital ER is a separate, child-friendly emergency department - the only of its kind in northeastern Indiana.


At Lutheran Children's Hospital, expert pediatric medical care is provided for young patients experiencing an array of medical conditions. Nearly 70 pediatricians who practice in 20 different pediatric specialties provide care in an environment filled with imagination and color.

Child Life Services

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The child life specialists at Lutheran Children's Hospital help children and their families feel more comfortable during hospitalization, outpatient care or testing/procedures.
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The Birthplace at Lutheran Hospital

The Birthplace at Lutheran Hospital

From our in-depth prenatal classes and support groups to childbirth and post-delivery support, The Birthplace team at Lutheran Hospital is excited to be part of your journey into parenthood.
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