Johnson Memorial Health

Why Johnson Memorial Health?

Johnson Memorial Health is a nationally-recognized network of physicians and advanced practice providers that provides health care to the communities of Johnson County and surrounding areas. With a focus on putting the patient first and instilling a family-like culture, Johnson Memorial Health is not only a premier health care provider of choice for the area, but the largest employer in Johnson County.

Johnson Memorial Health provides award-winning services including cancer, cardiovascular, diabetes, maternity, orthopedic, sports medicine, pain, weight loss and wound healing care. The network also features breast care, home and occupational care and outpatient rehabilitation services.

One of the safest hospitals in the nation, Johnson Memorial Health has earned two consecutive Leapfrog “A” safety grades (Fall 2018, Fall 2019) and is in the top 20 percent of the country for achieving sepsis recognition and treatment measures, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The hospital’s average sepsis score is one of the best in Indiana.

In addition to the main campus in Franklin, Johnson Memorial Health offers convenient care at locations in Whiteland, Greenwood and the Center Grove area. In 2020, Johnson Memorial Health opened a new, state-of-the-art emergency department and outpatient services building on the east side of the Franklin campus. The $47 million project, included a new orthopedic care center and rehabilitation gym, is the largest construction project in the hospital’s history.

Johnson Memorial Health has been awarded numerous accolades, including the 2015 and 2018 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience. JMH Home Health Services was one of only 2 Indiana providers named to the 2019 HomeCare Elite, a compilation of the top 100 most successful home care providers in the nation. Johnson Memorial Health’s maternity care center was recently awarded a Patient Safety Hero Award by the Indianapolis Coalition for Patient Safety, Inc. Johnson Memorial has also been accredited with Stroke Ready Certification by Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).

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Patient Testimonials

Ben O’Neal

“Colleges and hospitals alike excel by providing thoughtful attention to those they serve. By choosing Johnson Memorial, we got the personal experience we wanted when our girls were born and that was important to us.” Ben O’Neal – Franklin College Biology Professor

John Burbrink

“Big hospitals lose that personal touch, but at Johnson Memorial it’s always there – from the housekeeping staff to the doctors. I’m in customer service at Bradley Chevrolet and I know how important that is.”   John Burbrink – Franklin Resident, Finance Manager at Bradley Chevrolet

Frequently Asked Questions

Why does SHO recruit for Johnson Memorial Health?

Physician recruitment is one of the services SHO provides to members. We have found that working with the professional recruiters at SHO is advantageous to physicians as well as our hospital staff.

What are the benefits to practicing medicine in Indiana?

Indiana has an efficient licensing process; typically taking 90 days or less. The AMA has designated Indiana as one of the nation’s top “physician friendly” states due to its favorable malpractice status and Indiana has a reasonable cost of living and is a great place to raise a family.

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Johnson Memorial Hospital Foundation

For more than 25 years, the Johnson Memorial Hospital Foundation has played a vital role in the support of our community-based healthcare facility in Franklin, Indiana. Our mission is to raise charitable funds to benefit Johnson Memorial Hospital in improving the health of our community. Our staff and board of directors are committed to being good stewards of contributions from the community and hospital staff who believe and support our mission.   Click here to read more about the Foundation.