As the number of HIV cases increases, the debate over how to quell the outbreak continues.
Coats says backlash over the law gave people the wrong perception of Hoosiers.
Health officials hope the program helps curb the outbreak, which hasn't reached its peak.
The program would be similar to the State Police Academy that officers go to for training.
IU Health Bloomington Hospital plans to move to Indiana University's technology park as part of a partnership with the university.
The governor's 30-day executive order, which declared a public health emergency in the area, is set to expire April 25, but the emergency could be extended.
The expansion includes plans for a grocery store, retailers and restaurants.
Indiana State Police say none of the injuries are life threatening.
The bill stalled in a house committee last month and is being bumped as the legislative session nears its end.
Volunteers will help with HIV testing in the region, where positive cases of HIV continue to grow.