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Our Services

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Acute Care

  • Staffed with professionals trained in advanced life support
  • Intermediate and Medicare skilled swing bed
  • Maternal child care
  • Natural childbirth or C-Section
  • Laparoscopic or general surgical services
  • Medical, Surgical, OB, Pediatrics, ICU services

Anesthesiology 

Assisted Living 

Audiology 

Avera eICU® CARE  

Avera Laboratory Network  

Cancer Care Services

Avera St. Benedict Health Center in Parkston has been helping Cancer patients though their crisis with chemotherapy since 1982.  Cancer Services available: PET-CT, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine Bone Scans, laboratory, Chemotherapy, monthly Oncology outreach clinics with Dr. McHale. Navigator Cancer Support Program.

Cancer support programs available:  I Can Cope; Wig and Turban; Transportation to Treatment; Reach to Recovery; Durable Medical Equipment; Local Support Group-time and place by calling Gloria Schoenfelder RN at 928-3311 Ext. 177; annual Cancer Run/Walk every spring; Hospice

Community Health Education

Dermatology

Diabetes Care

Diagnostic Imaging

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Ear, Nose & Throat 

Emergency & Trauma

We are open 24 hours a day...everyday

If you or a loved one needs immediate medical assistance, the Avera St. Benedict Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day - everyday - to take care of your big and small emergencies. The Emergency Department is always ready for you and staffed by an emergency physician and an experienced staff.

The Avera St. Benedict Emergency Department provides 24-hour, daily physician coverage for patients who have experienced an injury or facing a life-threatening situation.

The department has six treatment rooms and the staff is highly qualified and trained in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

The Emergency Department offers Level III emergency care consisting of:

  • 24-Hour Coverage

  • Advanced Life Transport

  • Fixed wing and helicopter transport as needed to area hospitals.

  • Easy access and rapid response by a specially trained team.

Family Medicine

Hematology 

Hospice

  • Provides home centered professional care
  • Focuses on comfort and quality of life
  • Provides emotional support
  • Assistance with daily tasks
  • Assists patients in managing pain, symptoms and discomfort

Home Medical Equipment

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Infectious Diseases

Laboratory

  • Large variety of testing
  • Blood bank
  • Lab services available 24 hours a day
  • Patients traveling to specialists generally have lab work done locally to save time and money

Laparoscopic Services

M-P

Mammography Services

Memory Diagnostic Center

MRI

Nephrology

OB/GYN

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy helps patients regain skills that are needed to be independent with all normal daily tasks.

  • Anyone with limitations due to an injury or illness who needs assistance to participate in daily home or work tasks can benefit from OT.
  • Specific task activities focus on skills needed at home such as independence with dressing, bathing, cooking, laundry, and more.
  • Home assessments are completed to ensure safety and assist patients to remain in their own home as long as possible
  • OT also works with children, encouraging success with school and play tasks
  • Avera St. Benedict Health Center’s Occupational Therapist is a specialist in the treatment of hand injuries and works closely with surgical specialists in our region.
  • OT is available 5 days a week by a licensed Occupational Therapist with over 10 years experience.
  • OT services are provided in the hospital, long term care, assisted living, home health, and on an outpatient basis.  

Orthopedics

Outpatient Services

  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Foot clinics
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Outpatient surgery
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Pastoral Care

Our Certified Clinical Pastoral Educators offer pastoral care services providing spiritual and emotional support for patients and families and is available in all entities of the facility.  Daily devotions and interdenominational services are held in our beautiful chapel.  The chapel is located in the hall between Bormann Manor and the Hospital.  Parkston Community Ministerial Association meets on a monthly basis to plan special holiday and memorial services at Avera St. Benedict, hold weekly protestant services, community CROP walk, etc.

  • Pastoral care available 24 hours
  • Provide spiritual and emotional support for patients and families
  • Available at all four entities
  • Daily devotions
  • Interdenominational services daily
  • Parkston Community Ministerial Association

Patient Education 

Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

Certified Sports Medicine Trainer / Physical Therapist on staff 5 days a week.

  • In-patient or out-patient services.
  • High quality goal-oriented patient care.
  • Strengthen muscles, improve circulation and relieve pain.
  • Restores motor skills and self-confidence.
  • Lymphadema Services.
  • Occupational and Speech Therapy available.

Podiatry

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Radiology

Respiratory Care

Sleep Lab

Specialty Clinics (Visiting Specialists)

Speech-Language Therapy Services

Address atypical communication and swallowing in the following areas:

  • Speech sound production
  • Comprehension and expression through language
  • Resonance
  • Voice
  • Fluency
  • Cognition
  • Feeding and swallowing

Provides clinical/educational services, such as assessment and evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.

Provides clinical services in a variety of settings, including acute, swing bed and out-patient care for Avera St. Benedict Health Center and other locations, as well as educational services fro the Parkston School District.

Sports Medicine / Physical Therapy

Certified Sports Medicine Trainer / Physical Therapist on staff 5 days a week.

  • In-patient or out-patient services.
  • High quality goal-oriented patient care.
  • Strengthen muscles, improve circulation and relieve pain.
  • Restores motor skills and self-confidence.
  • Lymphadema Services.
  • Occupational and Speech Therapy available.

Surgery

Swing Bed

Telemedicine

U-Z

Ultrasound

Urology

Vascular Medicine

Wellness and Nutrition Services

Volunteer Opportunities

Women's Hormone Therapy