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240 Willow Street Tyler, MN 56178

Avera Tyler Hospital

Avera Tyler, 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. The Avera Sunrise Manor Nursing Home offers skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and long-term care as well.

Innovative Health Care Close to Home

Across the Avera Health system, including Avera Tyler, 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 telemedicine services for 24/7 consultations and treatment from a wide range of medical specialists - all without leaving the Tyler/Lake Benton area.

Health Services

When you or your loved ones face a health challenge or life with a chronic condition, you want the best possible care for your situation. Our 20-bed acute care hospital offers an array of medical, surgical and health services including 24-hour emergency room coverage.

Long-term care

Avera Sunrise Manor Nursing Home is a 38-bed skilled nursing facility. Seniors and disabled adults receive person-centered care and support services to achieve their highest level of independence.

Home Care & Hospice

Avera Tyler offers a full range of coordinated programs and services designed to meet the unique needs of individuals who choose to continue living at home. Highly-trained professionals support patients during their illness and recovery. Hospice supports patients and families facing terminal illnesses.

Rehabilitation Services

We offer a number of specialized rehabilitation services to help patients of all ages achieve their wellness and recovery goals.

Our specialties include:

  • Chronic pain
  • Concussion therapy
  • Home assessments
  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) BIG & LOUD
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Memory care
  • Pediatric therapy
  • Post-op therapy
  • Prehab
  • Vertigo treatments

If you are interested in learning more about our specialty services, please contact us at 507-247-2257.

Schedule a Physician Appointment

Call our scheduling receptionist at 507-247-5521 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, orthopedics and sports medicine, podiatry, oncology, OB/GYN, surgery, urology optometry and ophthalmology, and psychology. For an appointment to see a visiting physician, call Avera Tyler Specialty Clinics at 507-247-5521.

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.

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

Avera Tyler Phone Directory

Any time you experience a medical emergency, CALL 911 immediately! Do not go to an Avera Tyler clinic.

Get prompt answers to your questions from our friendly staff:

  • Ambulatory Care/Outpatient/Outreach - 507-247-5521
  • Avera Sunrise Manor Nursing Home - 507-247-5521
  • Business Office - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - 507-247-5521
  • Mammography & Radiology - 507-247-5521
  • Medical Records - 507-247-5521
  • Nurses Station - 507-247-5521

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 Tyler. 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.

Discover Avera Tyler Hospital

Discover Avera Tyler

Avera Tyler, formerly known as A.L. Vadheim Memorial Hospital, includes the services of several physicians and providers and offers a range of services include a 20-bed acute care facility. It is physically connected to the Avera Sunrise Manor Nursing Home, a 38-bed skilled-nursing and long-term care facility. With a tradition of service inspired by the Sisters of the Presentation and Benedictine Orders, Avera Tyler serves the health needs of southeast Minnesota and northwest Iowa with accessible, cost-effective care. Review our:

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Avera Tyler Foundation

A gift to Avera Tyler continues our healing mission and helps make possible such things as state-of-the-art equipment, and programs and services that meet the healthcare needs of people and communities in the area. Specific funds support programs including ambulance, hospice, nursing home, home health, wellness and more. Call us to learn more.


Minnesota Grant Information

The Internal Revenue Service Form 990 has been filed, if applicable, in compliance with federal law, and is displayed immediately after filing on the recipient's or sub-recipient's website. Additional Information

Moving Health Forward

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.

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