Merrill is located 15 miles north of Wausau in North Central Wisconsin. Merrill, Wisconsin is recognized for a strong community spirit, an excellent school system, and easy access to year-round recreational opportunities.
Our health care service area is 400,000+ including north into Michigan. We enjoy a first rate medical community along with an outstanding quality of life!
Aspirus was incorporated in 1982 as parent corporation and facilitator for a regional health care network of partnerships. It is a non-profit holding company, whose mission is to plan, develop and implement health care services in central and northern Wisconsin. Improving consumer access to health services, assuring cost-effective quality health care services and providing for continuity of care are basic to its existence.
Covering an 17-county region in central and northern Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Aspirus is a successfully integrated health care system including physicians, hospitals, clinics, home care providers, and other related organizations.
More than 3,700 employees are engaged in carrying out the organization's mission: Passion for Excellence, Compassion for People. A community-based, community-involved and community-controlled network, Aspirus keeps health care access in local communities while controlling costs.