Avera St. Mary's Hospital

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Avera St. Mary’s

  • New construction of an adjoining cancer center and medical office building opening in 2019
  • 50 bed acute care hospital
  • 24 hour Emergency Room coverage by a physician, 4 OR suites, 6 bed ICU, 6 bed Ambulatory Care, Cardiac Rehab, PT, OT, ST Rehab services, educational programs, laboratory, home health and hospice
  • 80 bed long term care facility and transitional care unit attached to the hospital
  • Avera St. Mary’s , now a part of the state’s largest health care system
  • Learn more at www.avera.org/st-marys-pierre 


The Pierre Community

  • Located on the bluffs of the Missouri River
  • Population of 14,000 and Pierre is South Dakota’s state capital
  • Friendly community with many historical sites to visit such as the State Capital building and surrounding monuments, SD Cultural Heritage Center, SD Discovery Center and Aquarium, Oahe Dam, Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail
  • 3 public elementary, 2 private elementary, 1 middle school and 1 high school with current enrollment over 2600 students.  View additional education information at http://www.pierre.k12.sd.us  
  • The Capital University Center offers degrees from 6 different South Dakota public universities.  The CUC provides resources for the school system and state and federal government agencies, including the State Library
  • Year-round outdoor recreation on the Missouri River and area lakes providing opportunities to fish for a variety of species
  • Popular outdoor activities include swimming, sailing, boating, river boat tours and diving, hunting, birding, biking, and motocross
  • Annual events in the area include Oahe Days, Governor’s Cup Walleye Tournament and Parade of Lights
  • Economic base is derived from government, agriculture, medical services, recreational services, education, commercial, retail and professional services
  • South Dakota has no corporate income tax, no state income tax and no business inventory tax, which is attractive for new businesses and expansions of existing businesses
  • Learn more at http://www.pierre.org/