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Being Healthy in Greene County

Greene County is home to state-of-the-art healthcare resources. In addition to the numerous specialists and general practitioners in the area, Greene County offers easy access to additional resources in Terre Haute, Bloomington and Indianapolis.

Medical Services

GREENE COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL

Greene County General Hospital, located just off of Highway 54, is a critical access hospital serving Greene and the surrounding counties. The hospital has been locally owned and managed for 100 years and in 2012 completed an $8.5 million expansion and renovation project. A member of the Indiana Hospital Association and the American Hospital Association, and licensed by the Indiana State Board of Health, GCGH is also accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals.

The hospital maintains state of the art equipment and well-trained staff who have a strong investment in continuing education as well as a strong investment in the communities in which they serve.

Greene County General Hospital offers a variety of services, including: Emergency department, obstetrics, inpatient and outpatient surgery, radiology, lab, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy and infusion therapy.

Greene County Health, Inc.

Greene County Health, Inc., a six-location family practice physician group, is a free standing not-for-profit organization. The clinics offer full spectrum family medicine, including OB. With specialties in areas such as pediatrics, OG/GYN, family medicine and geriatrics, the staff at Greene County Health are well trained to care for your entire family.

Practice locations include Bloomfield, Linton, Lone Tree, Shakamak, WestGate and Worthington.

  • Greene County Health-Bloomfield is staffed by Owen Batterton, MD and Josh Cullison, MD. The clinic is located at 708 West Main Street in Bloomfield and can be reached by calling (812) 384-5808. It's open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • Greene County Health-Linton is staffed by Chris Holmes, MD; Kelly Ramsey, MD; Linda Swango, FNP; Denise Wagner, FNP; Ange Kenworthy, FNP; and Corianne Vanderkolk, PA-C. It's located at 1210 North 1000 West in Linton and can be reached by calling (812) 847-7005. The clinic is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
  • Greene County Health-Lone Tree is staffed by Pete Powers, MD and Youssef Rezk, OB/GYN. The clinic is located at 1216 North 1000 West in Linton and can be reached by calling (812) 847-8664. Dr. Powers is available for appointments from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.
  • Greene County Health-Shakamak is staffed by Gene Bourgasser, MD and Billie Jo Fritch, FNP. The clinic is located at 714 West Main Street in Jasonville and can be reached by calling (812) 665-9000. It's open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday.
  • Greene County Health-WestGate is staffed by Autumn Nonte, FNP. The clinic is located at 1985 East Freedom Drive in the Greene County portion of the WestGate @ Crane Technology Park. The clinic can be reached by calling (812) 863-4250. It's open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
  • Greene County Health-Worthington is staffed by Thomas Martin, MD; Rita Hayes, FNP; and Ange Kenworthy, FNP. The clinic is located at 102 East Main Street in Worthington and can be reached by calling (812) 875-2000. The clinic is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Greene County Home Healthcare

Greene County Home Healthcare, a wholly owned subsidary of Greene County General Hospital, assists persons in staying independent at home by offering a wide range of skilledcare, supportive care and specialty care to patients in Greene County as wellas parts of Owen, Clay, Sullivan, and Knox counties.

Emergency Medical Services

  • County operated 911 service
  • Ambulance is located in each of four satellite sites throughout Greene County
  • 24 hour coverage, seven days per week

In addition to the county-operated system, the Linton Fire Department provides backup emergency medical services support to the county ambulance service.

In the event of a 911 emergency, emergency medical service personnel decide where to take the patient based on proximity, patient preference, and extent of injury.

Air Evac Lifeteam

The mission of the Air Evac Lifeteam is to save lives and positively impact outcomes during life- or limb-threatening medical emergencies by providing rapid access to definitive emergency health care for people in rural America. Membership in Air Evac Lifeteam is subscription-based and provides prepaid protection against all of Air Evac Lifeteam's transport costs that exceed any insurance or medical benefits you may have. If interested in learning more about membership benefits, call toll free 800-793-0010 or visit us at Lifeteam.

Elder Care

Greene County’s senior citizens are busy serving their community in social and service clubs and a host of mission-directed community organizations. For those seniors who need assisted care, Greene County offers comprehensive services.

Generations

Generations, affiliated with Vincennes University, is a not-for-profit agency serving older adults and disabled individuals of all ages, in the counties of Daviess, Dubois, Greene, Knox, Martin and Pike.  Generations provides resources that foster personal independence while assuring individual dignity and an enhanced quality of life. Generations' mission is to offer people choices as they age to live a better life with dignity. As one of 16 Area Agencies on Aging in Indiana, Generations has the resources to help those with physical disabilities and their caregivers. Generations is a member of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A) and Indiana Association of Area Agencies on Aging (IAAAA) and a member of the board of directors for the National Enterprise Alliance. Generations is part of the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration and the Indiana Division of Aging. They serve more than 3,300 clients in the Indiana counties of Daviess, Dubois, Greene, Knox, Martin and Pike. Generations complies with Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations. 

In Greene County, Generations provides the following services:

  • Meals on Wheels for homebound elderly and individuals with disabilities
  • Congregate meal sit
  • Pre-admission screening for nursing home placements
  • Ombudsman services
  • AngelWorx Volunteer Program
  • Link-Age Aging Resource Connection to help individuals with long-term care issues.

Additionally, the City of Linton has agreed to be one of two pilot projects for Generations’ EngAGE initiative, which is designed to help prepare for the growing again population by making their communities more elder friendly. Greene County residents are also able to subscribe to Generations’ free magazine, designed to address the needs of those age 55 and older. Contracted providers help the Generations’ staff to offer transportation, adult day services, employment services for persons 55 and older and legal assistance for older residents and qualifying low-income individuals. For more information on Generations, please call 800-742-9002.

Nursing & Rehabilitative Care

Autumn Trace of Greene County, Greene County's only Assisted Senior Living Community has 44 beautiful suites; comprised of deluxe singles, one bedrooms and two bedrooms.  They offer Greene County seniors new options and choices with the opportunity to continue to live independently.  They provide the peace of mind and security that comes with knowing personal care, assistance and help is available when needed.  We provide residents with assistance with activities of daily living in a residential home like environment.  Included with your suite will be:

  • Three restaurant style meals per day, prepared by a professional chef
  • All utilities, including internet and cable
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Weekly laundering of linens and towels
  • 24 Hour staffing
  • 24 Hour security
  • Emergency wireless response system
  • Nurse on site for daily well check visits
  • Wellness and Health promotion activities including healthy eating and nutrition
  • Life Enhancement Programs
  • Scheduled Transportation to shopping, doctor's appointments, banking, church, social outings and special events

The community will have a Theater, Chapel, Beauty Salon, Library and a Café.

Although there are a variety of floor plans to choose from, all of our suites have the following:

  • A kitchenette with refrigerator, sink microwave and cabinets
  • Handicap accessible bathrooms with easy access walk-showers, with shower seat, and safety rail
  • Wall to Wall carpeting, with vinyl flooring in the kitchenette and bathroom
  • Individual room thermostats for heating an cooling at the desired temperature
  • Spacious closets
  • Oversized windows, complete with blinds
  • Smoke detector and sprinkler system

For more information on Autumn Trace, call 812-699-4464.

Glenburn Home is a full service retirement Community and Rehab Center located in Linton.

  • Glenburn offers Independent Living in their duplex apartments 
  • Health Center offers skilled and intermediate care
  • Alzheimer's Special Care Unit
  • The Rehab Center offers Post Acute Inpatient services as well as Outpatient Services.
  • The Greene County Adult Community Center offers Travel, Education and Fellowship to area seniors. 
  • Greene County Adult Day Care provides respite for families caring for a loved one at home.

Lyons Health & Living Center is an 82-bed facility offering inpatient and outpatient services including physical, occupational, and speech therapies as well as 4 rehabilitation-to-home Medicare suites for patients needing rehabilitative therapy after accident or illness before returning home. As well as encouraging active involvement by patient’s families, Lyons Health & Living Center maintains a family atmosphere with buffet dining and a variety of activities for residents including arts & crafts, music, and outdoor walks. The facility holds family cookouts or dinners about five times per year and Ladies Civitan sponsors a monthly birthday for residents. Additionally, staff from Lyons Health & Living sponsor a monthly Alzheimer’s support group at the Linton Public Library. Information courtesy of the Lyons Health & Living Center staff.

Shakamak Good Samaritan Home is in a rural setting in Jasonville. The center is three miles from scenic Shakamak State Park, where residents can enjoy abundant wildlife, fishing and picnicking. The view from the patio is of fruit trees, flowering dogwood trees and rolling fields. Residents spend time in the gazebo area throughout the day, along with the statue of "Our Shepherd" sculpted in Italy. Along with the skilled-nursing center, there are 24 senior living apartments next door with gardens and patios for each apartment dweller. The residents of the apartments have access to meals, activities, 24-hour emergency nursing assistance and housekeeping assistance. Information courtesy of Shakamak Good Samaritan Home.

Linton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is a comprehensive care center offering both short term rehabilitation and long term care located in central Linton. The center offers transitions to multi-levels of care, physical, occupational and speech therapies, specialized wound care, peritoneal dialysis, tracheostomy care, post transplant care, and hospice care with pain management. The staff is focused on building collaborative relationships with patients and specialty service caregivers focused on bringing the healing process to residents, completely and compassionately. Information courtesy of Linton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Mary Jane Leigh, Administrator.

Senior living

Biggs Property Management offers senior apartments in four locations throughout Greene County. The properties are professionally managerd, affordable housing communitiies with a primary focus on resident satisfaction and community involvement on behalf of site staff. Unless specified, the properties are designated senior properties for those 62 years of age and older or disabled, regardless of age. All properties have accessible united with spacious single story floor plans, Rental rate are based on income for those who qualify and rental assistance periodically becomes available. For more information on each property, contact them directly at the number listed below or email meadowbrookapts@rentbiggs.com. 

  • Meadowbrook Senior Apartments -- Newly remodeled with energy saving appliances, cabinets, counter tops, doors, flooring and more. One and two bedroom for those 62 and older, or disabled regardless of age. Pet friendly. On-site laundry with 24-hour maintenance. Located at 1000 Meadowbrook Lane in Linton. Contact Property Manager Rhonda Sparks at 812-847-9716 for more information. 
  • Worthington Senior Apartments -- One bedroom, pet friendly, single story with private entrances. On-site laundry and community room. For those 62 and older, or disabled regardless of age. Rental assistance may be available. Located at 240 West Street in Worthington. For more information, please call Property Manager Rhonda Sparks at 812-875-3713.
  • Meadow Lark Senior Apartments -- Single story, one bedroom with on-site laundry and community room. Convenient location to banks, shopping and restaurants. HUD approved. For those 62 and older, or disabled regardless of age. Located at 200 South Meadow Lark Lane in Bloomfield. For more information, call Property Manager Kyllie Jerrell at 812-384-4458.
  • Meadow View Apartments -- One and two bedroom for families of all ages. Pet friendly, on-site laundry and playground. Rental assistance may be available. Located at 200 Meadow View Lane #22 in Switz City. For more information, please call Property Manager Nikki Burns at 812-659-3272. 
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