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Our Healing 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.

Values

In caring together for life, the Avera Health community is guided by the gospel values of compassion, hospitality and stewardship.

Compassion

Little Girl with Stethoscope

Compassionate caring is expressed through sensitive listening and responding, understanding, support, patience, and healing touch.


Hospitality

Elderly Couple with Nurse

A welcoming presence, an attentiveness to needs, and a gracious manner, seasoned with a sense of humor, are expressions of hospitality in and by the Avera community.


Stewardship

Award Presentation

Respect, truth and integrity are fundamental qualities needed to create relationships among those who serve, and those who are served.



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Every gift to Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center furthers our mission to provide the best quality care to patients and their families while remaining dedicated to serving our local community by providing care to all, regardless of ability to pay. You can be part of our healing ministry through your gift.

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Avera McKennan Foundation

P.O. Box 5045
Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5045
Phone: 605-322-8900
Fax: 605-322-8905
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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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