Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, one of Essentia Health’s many Catholic facilities, is northeastern Minnesota’s largest hospital. The 380-bed hospital in downtown Duluth offers state-of-the-art care and specially trained staff in a wide variety of medical specialties, such as neurosurgery, cancer, Orthopedics, and cardiology. St. Mary’s nationally ranked trauma center has multiple intensive-care units, including the region’s only ICU units for newborns and children. St. Mary’s Medical Center’s healing environment combines advanced technology with patient- and family-centered care.
Duluth is a family-friendly university city of 85,000 offering an outstanding quality of life. Its residents enjoy sailing, skiing, fishing, camping, canoeing, kayaking and proximity to miles of hiking, biking and ski trails. Duluth has a thriving performing arts culture claiming home to the Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra, several theater and opera groups, and a robust local music scene. The Duluth Art Institute and University of Minnesota –Duluth School of Fine Arts and its’ associated galleries make Duluth a regional mecca for fine, graphic and studio arts. Duluth’s own strong attributes coupled with easy access to the metropolitan amenities of Minneapolis/St. Paul make it a very livable city, attractive to people of diverse interests. Cited by numerous reports and publications, Duluth is frequently acclaimed as one of America’s best and most livable cities.
Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Idaho.
Headquartered in Duluth, Minn., Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 14,000 employees, including more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives.
Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork. The organization delivers on its promise to be “Here With You” in 15 hospitals, 69 clinics, seven long-term care facilities, two assisted living facilities, four independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.
Essentia Health is accredited as an Accountable Care Organization by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.