Essentia Health is located in Wahpeton, North Dakota across the Red River from Breckenridge, Minnesota with a combined service area population of 13,000+. This friendly and fast growing community is just 50 miles south of Fargo, ND, with the lakes region just minutes away.Essentia Health Wahpeton recently constructed a new 40,000 square foot facility. The facility includes an on-site outpatient surgery care center as well as an outpatient Cancer Center to better serve the needs of our community. Our physicians admit patients to St. Francis Medical Center a newly constructed 25-bed hospital. It provides a 5-bed ICU, x-ray services, lab, and mobile CT and MRI. Many exciting attractions await you!
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.