Avera Creighton Hospital
Avera Creighton Hospital, along with our affiliated primary care clinics and physician offices, provides you and your family with comprehensive health care - and access to extensive medical specialties - as part of the Avera Health system serving South Dakota, North Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota and Iowa.
Community Health Survey
Your input on our Community Health Survey provides us with information about the health of our communities that is not available from other sources. Survey results will help us to identify key health needs throughout our nine-county service area and will help guide our efforts and plans in the future. All who live, work or attend school in Antelope, Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Holt, Keya Paha, Knox, Pierce, and Rock Counties are invited to take this survey.
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Innovative Health Care Close to Home
Across the Avera Health system, including Avera Creighton Hospital, you benefit from evidence-based care, a strong focus on your safety and comfort while you stay with us, and the best possible outcomes.
As a Christian health care ministry rooted deeply in Gospel values, we provide for the needs of the people in our region with quality, cost-effective, accessible health care services, featuring the latest technology.
You receive the same top-quality health services you'd find at major medical centers and regional referral sites, including precision diagnosis and treatment using advanced technology such as:
You and your doctor also can take advantage of Avera's innovative eCARE™ telemedicine services for 24/7 consultations and treatment from a wide range of medical specialists - all without leaving the Creighton area.
Do you know your numbers?
When you know your numbers, you can take action to reduce your chances of developing heart disease, diabetes, and other major chronic illnesses. Take ownership of your health with reduced-rate lab screenings available at your local Avera Medical Group.
Schedule a Physician Appointment
Call our scheduling receptionist at 402-358-5700 to arrange a physician appointment. Tell us the reason for your visit so we can set up the right span of time. Once you schedule an appointment, plan to arrive 15 minutes early.
We offer many outreach specialty services, with visiting physicians in specialties such as cardiology; ear, nose and throat; nephrology; OB/GYN; orthopedics; physiatry; podiatry; sleep medicine; surgery. For an appointment to see a visiting physician, call Avera Creighton Specialty Clinics at 402-358-5700.
Schedule a Laboratory Appointment
For most laboratory appointments, plan to arrive at 8 a.m. If you don't need to fast before your lab, arrive half an hour before your scheduled appointment.
Avera Creighton Phone Directory
Any time you experience a medical emergency, CALL 911 immediately. Do not go to an Avera Creighton clinic.
Get prompt answers to your questions from our friendly staff:
- Ambulatory Care/Outpatient/Outreach - 402-358-5700
- Avera Creighton Care Centre - 402-358-5701
- Business Office - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - 402-358-5700
- Mammography & Radiology - 402-358-5700
- Medical Records - 402-358-5700
- Nurses Station - 402-358-5700
What to Bring to Your Appointment
Be prepared to pay your insurance co-pay amount when you arrive for your visit and bring your:
- Insurance Card
- Driver's license or photo identification
Visitor & Patient Information
Because families and caregiver networks play an important role in your health and recovery, encourage them to visit while you stay with us - they're welcome any time. Check with our staff for visitor options that best fit your recovery plan.
Find out how to prepare for your hospital stay at Avera Creighton. When you're ready to return home or when you need additional care, you benefit from our care coordination activities that connect you with in-home services, local facilities and community resources to support your recovery and next steps.
Avera Creighton offers a complimentary shuttle service for patients who need it. Call 402-358-5734 to schedule a ride.
Discover more about Avera Creighton, including:
Pay My Bill
Get more information by calling the Avera Creighton business office or our Patient Account Representative at 402-358-5700.
- All co-payments are due and payable at the time of service.
- If you receive care for a work related injury, notify the receptionist when you arrive for your appointment.
Help us submit your claims to your insurance company, Medicare or Medicaid by giving our business office accurate insurance policy information. You're also responsible for negotiating with your insurance carrier.
- All Avera Creighton Hospital providers participate in Medicare and Medicaid.
- If you're without insurance, ask us about payment plans or financial assistance to help you cover the cost of care.
Find Classes & Events
Check out health-related classes and events at Avera. Find support groups, health screenings or educational programs designed to help you live better.
Work or Volunteer at Avera
Join Avera, the Upper Midwest's health care leader, for an inspiring and exciting career. Search the possibilities below:
Avera also offers many classes for health care professionals and other opportunities for health care professionals, including programs for pharmacy residency, radiologic technology and emergency medical services.
Volunteer at Avera Creighton
Contribute your time, talents and skills by volunteering at Avera Creighton. Make a difference by serving in the hospital or at our clinics and related facilities. Learn how you can get involved by calling 402-358-5779 or 402-358-5941.
Give the Gift of Life - Donate Blood
Support your friends and neighbors who may need lifesaving services when you donate blood. Contact LifeServe Blood Center at 800-287-4903.
Discover Avera Creighton
Avera Creighton, formerly known as Lundberg Memorial, is part of the Avera Sacred Heart region, and was most recently expanded and updated in 2006. It is physically connected to the Avera Creighton Care Centre.
With a tradition of service inspired by the Sisters of the Presentation and Benedictine Orders, Avera Creighton serves the health needs of northeast Nebraska and southeast South Dakota with accessible, cost-effective care. Review our:
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Avera Creighton Foundation
The Avera Creighton Foundation makes many contributions to the health of the community it serves. From adding advanced equipment to facilitating staff additions, the Foundation and its board welcome you to join them in their efforts.