About Avera Health
Avera Health is an integrated health system based in Sioux Falls, SD, with more than 300 locations in 100 communities throughout South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota. Avera serves patients at 33 hospitals, 208 primary and specialty care clinics, 40 senior living facilities in addition to home care and hospice, sports and wellness facilities, home medical equipment outlets and more.
Our Mission and Values
As a health ministry rooted in the Gospel, Avera’s mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values. Avera is guided by Gospel values of compassion, hospitality and stewardship. Avera’s 16,000 employees are encouraged to live out the mission and values, each and every day, in every patient encounter.
We’re focused on helping patients feel better and live healthier so you can experience all the good gifts that life has to offer. Caring for the whole person — body, mind and spirit — is central to the Avera mission.