User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


69° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Avera Health Adds Pierre Hospital To Network

December 18, 2012, 6:18 AM

Avera Health Adds Pierre Hospital To Network
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Avera Health is buying St. Mary's Healthcare Center in Pierre in a merger that will give the Sioux Falls-based health network a stronger foothold in central South Dakota.

The deal takes effect with the new year and includes St. Mary's 60-bed hospital in Pierre and a 10-bed affiliate hospital in nearby Gettysburg. Avera will have 31 hospitals in five states.

Terms of the sale were not disclosed. Both St. Mary's and Avera are affiliated with the Catholic church, and Avera vice president Daryl Thuringer says the acquisition technically is a transfer of sponsorship within the church.

St. Mary's has 425 employees in Pierre and 100 in Gettysburg. They will become part of the Avera network that includes 14,000 employees in about 100 communities.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

PREMIER Bankcard Lawsuit Comes Down To Link

8/22/2014 10:00 PM

$5 million: that's the price tag on a lawsuit filed by a South Dakota credit card company, First PREMIER/PREMIER Bankcard against a credit card co...

Full Story | Watch
Single-Screen Theater Closed After Four Decades

8/23/2014 12:33 PM

A single-screen movie theater in Vermillion has closed after serving the area for more than four decades.

Full Story
Sioux Falls Store Included In UPS Breach

8/21/2014 1:53 PM

If you used a credit or debit card at a UPS Store in the last seven months, some of your personal information could be a risk.  

Full Story
Woman-Owned Highway Construction Company

8/21/2014 10:05 PM

There are nearly eight million women owned businesses in the U.S.  But only eight percent of construction businesses are owned by women. 

Full Story | Watch
Napa Winery With SF Ties Recovers From Earthquake Damage

8/24/2014 6:35 PM

A Napa Valley winery with Sioux Falls ties received damage from the largest earthquake to hit the bay area in 25 years.

Full Story


Events