Avera Missouri River Health Center
Avera Missouri River Health Center is a 21,800-square-foot medical center that incorporates innovative design and technology allowing for flexibility in care delivery — a necessity for rural health care. Our new building, located in Gettysburg, SD, also houses Avera Medical Group Gettysburg.
Avera Missouri River Health Center Is Now Open
Our new 21,800-square-foot medical center incorporates innovative design and technology that allows for flexibility in care delivery – a necessity for rural health care. Avera Health committed $9 million to the $12 million project. The Avera Foundation launched a $3 million capital campaign to make the project a reality.
Innovative Health Care Close to Home
At Avera Missouri River Health Center, you benefit from evidence-based care, a strong focus on your safety and comfort while you stay with us, and the best possible outcomes.
Our new health center includes:
- A seven-bed hospital
- An emergency department with a trauma room and treatment room with telemedicine capabilities
- Surgical suite
- Imaging area
- Physical therapy in a beautiful new gym space
- Meditation room
In addition to its general nursing and emergency services, Avera Missouri River Health Center offers a swing bed program that includes skilled and intermediate care, plus a number of other services including:
You and your doctor also can take advantage of Avera’s innovative telemedicine services for 24/7 consultations without leaving the Gettysburg area.
Explore the additional health services you can access when you choose Avera.
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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. 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.
Take advantage of our spiritual care services, and learn more about advance directives and end-of-life care planning.