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About CentraCare Health

CentraCare Health is a not-for-profit health care system that providesCentraCare Health Service Area comprehensive, high-quality care to people throughout Central Minnesota. Our collaborative network includes hospitals in St. Cloud, Long Prairie, Melrose, Monticello, Paynesville and Sauk Centre, more than 25 clinics, along with nursing homes and senior housing in several communities. 

CentraCare also operates numerous specialty services, including the CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center, Coborn Cancer Center and the CentraCare Kidney Program. CentraCare serves all who seek care with compassion, dignity and respect, while seeking to enhance individual and community health.

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CentraCare Health works to improve the health of every patient, every day.


CentraCare Health will be the leader in Minnesota for quality, safety, service and value.

Core Values

  • Patient Centered: Serving patients above all.
  • Integrity: Adhering to honest and ethical practices.
  • Collaboration: Working jointly with others to improve health and health care.
  • Compassion: Serving all who seek our care with kindness, dignity, and respect.
  • Stewardship: Ensuring responsible use of all resources to best serve our communities.

Our Commitment to Diversity

CentraCare Health’s core value of compassion speaks of serving all who seek our care with kindness, dignity and respect. By delivering care that respects and values the variety of backgrounds and beliefs of our patients, CentraCare Health continues the commitment of those who began providing health care in this region in the 1800s.

CentraCare Health is also cognizant of the changing demographics of the communities of Central Minnesota and values the strengths that the increasing diversity brings to the region. Likewise, CentraCare Health recognizes that to be able to live its mission, its workforce needs to reflect the diversity of the communities that it serves. Diversity and inclusion enable us to deliver high-quality care, improve the patient experience, be a great place to work, and be a successful and viable organization.

CentraCare Health is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all employees, patients and patients’ family members, physicians, volunteers and business partners are treated with fairness, dignity, and respect without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, marital status or veteran status.

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