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Avera Gregory Hospital

400 Park Avenue
Gregory, SD 57533
Phone: 605-835-8394

Gregory - About Us

About Us

Avera Gregory Hospital is located in Gregory, South Dakota and is supported by five physicians, two nurse practitioners and a physician's assistant. Avera Gregory Hospital is owned by Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center and has been affiliated with Avera Health since February 1997.

Mission & Vision

Mission

Avera is a health ministry rooted in the Gospel. Our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by Christian values.

Vision

Working with its partners, Avera Health shall provide a quality, cost-effective health ministry which reflects Gospel values. We shall improve the health care of the people we serve through a regionally-integrated network of persons and institutions.

Our Values

  • Compassion: We serve with caring and respect to maintain the dignity and enhance the well-being of each person.
  • Integrity: We are honest and ethical in all that we do and say.
  • Emphasis on People: We value all people as individuals and strive to meet their needs.
  • Community Partnership: We participate with communities to build successful healthcare partnerships.
  • Excellence: We work to achieve excellence across all areas of our organization.

Board Members

Chief Executive Officer

  • Anthony Timanus

Chairman

  • Emmett Kotrba

Board Members

  • Lisa Even, MD, Chief of Staff
  • Richard Kafka, MD, Chief of Medicine
  • Francie Johnson
  • Randy Klein
  • Kimberly Veskrna
  • Laura Peterson

    Employment

    View our career opportunities at www.averajobs.org.

    About Gregory, SD

    Local attractions include world class fishing, excellent pheasant and deer hunting as well as other wild game. The community boasts a golf course, excellent school system, small town family atmosphere and values, an array of hunting services, and a variety of retail stores. Churches include Lutheran, Southern Baptist, Catholic, Methodist, Congregational, Episcopal, Berean Fundamental, Assembly of God, and Jehovah Witness. The community boasts a strong local hospital and skilled long term care setting. Visit the city of Gregory website.