Currently, CHN has six (6) locations throughout Lake County, Indiana. Since opening our doors in 1998, we have strived to provide our patients with a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH).

CHN has assembled an accomplished team of medical professionals to carry out its mission. The Board of Directors and staff consist of individuals who bring years of experience in the medical, behavioral health, and corporate industry.

With a staff consisting of family practice physicians, pediatricians, nurses, advanced nurse practitioners, medical assistants, certified nurse midwives, and other medical practice professionals, CHN has built a team of qualified individuals working together to provide your healthcare needs.

Dental services are provided at our main location through our partnership with Kool Smiles.

Confidential & FREE HIV Testing is offered at our Main Location (1021W. 5th Ave, Gary, IN) and is provided by the Aliveness Project NWI

CHN is a health care coverage enrollment site for all Medicaid programs including Hoosier HealthWise and the Healthy Indiana Plan. Covering Kids & Families of Indiana, Inc. is a statewide advocacy program committed to ensuring all eligible individuals are enrolled. CHN is also a certified application organization for Affordable Care Act Marketplace enrollments.

Our Mission

Community HealthNet (CHN) is a not-for-profit community based primary healthcare organization dedicated to providing accessible, affordable and quality medical and behavioral health services. Community HealthNet strives to serve the needs of all families and individuals of all income levels in need of medical and behavioral health care.

We guarantee:

  • Quality
  • Efficient
  • Professional Services

To achieve this commitment, CHN will work in collaboration with other health care providers and service-oriented agencies in the community to provide a continuum of care.

Community HealthNet accepts:

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Private Insurance (HMO/PPO/PHS)
  • Sliding fee scale

Community HealthNet  (CHN) is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a member of the National Association of Health Centers (NAHC).

Public Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact

Please click the link to read HRSA's Public Notice re: CHN's New Facility