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"Dedicated to the work of healing"
Sanford Hospital Luverne, (1600 N Kniss Ave) is a 25-bed hospital that provides inpatient acute medical and surgical, critical, obstetrical, swing bed, and hospice care. The new facility, built in July 2005, was designed for patient convenience, comfort, and privacy. Several spacious areas accommodate a growing number of outpatients for same day surgery, rehab services (physical, occupational, speech, and massage therapy), chemotherapy, cardiac rehab, radiology services (x-rays, mammograms, ultrasounds, CT scans, MRIs, nuclear imaging, and bone scans), laboratory, respiratory care, hospice, and outpatient chemical dependency services.
The hospital/clinic currently employs approximately 200 employees; 9 family physicians and 1 full-time surgeon from the Sanford Clinic Luverne. The clinic also has consulting physicians in oncology, urology, orthopedics, cardiology and vascular services who hold office visits on a regular basis. An OB/GYN is also on staff and general surgeon comes in to supply any surgery procedures needed.
Luverne has one practicing dentist office. Luverne also has one orthodontist, Kevin D. Horner. Dr. Horner's main office is in Sioux Falls, but he visits Luverne Family Dental every three weeks on Wednesdays.
Luverne currently has two chiropractic centers:
Luverne currently has one eye clinic:
Hospice of Sanford Health of Luverne Hospital provides quality, compassionate end-of-life care for terminally ill persons. Hospice care focuses on quality of life, comfort and dignity for patients and their families. Hospice includes physician services provided by the patient's own physician, and nursing visits are as often as needed to monitor and support the patient's medical care, pain control, and symptom management. A nurse is on-call 24-hours a day, seven days a week. A Social Worker and Spiritual Care are also provided. The Cottage features four private patient bedrooms with a half bath, 24 hour hospice care by certified staff, whirlpool bath and personal care service, home cooked meals and laundry service, front porch with wicker furniture, and a backyard flower garden with benches and memorial pathway.
The Southwestern Mental Health Center is a center that provides various services to those in need of assistance. For more information call 283-9511 or visit at 117 S Spring St. The 24-hour emergency number is 1-800-642-1525. Services that are provided are: