Healthcare in the Redwood Area
When it comes to healthcare, we have a higher stake in the game, because our patients are our friends, family, and neighbors. The healthcare organizations in the Redwood Area are committed to working together to care for you.
Redwood Falls serves as a healthcare hub for city residents and many surrounding communities. Your local healthcare providers work together to provide comprehensive care to the area with the following services located in Redwood Falls. When more specialized care is needed, the local healthcare providers can provide inlet to larger medical facilities and work together.
Carris Health — Redwood Clinic offers a complete array of healthcare services from birth through end-of-life care, employing 6 physicians, 1 psychologist, and 7 advanced practice practitioners as well as visiting specialists and more than 55 support staff. The clinic also offers optometry and ophthalmology care and retail optical. Walk-in care is available for urgent medical care needs with evening and Saturday hours.
Lower Sioux Health Care Center in Morton offers primary care from a physician and nurse practitioner, with additional services including pharmacy, dental, and optical services. The clinic is open to members of the Lower Sioux Indian Community, employees of the Lower Sioux Indian Community Businesses, and family of the aforementioned. Non-member area residents are welcome to use the clinic as well.
Carris Health – Redwood Hospital, formerly Redwood Area Hospital, is a 25-bed critical access hospital. Carris Health — Redwood strives to bring strong healthcare close to home with leading technology and more than 200 highly-skilled staff working to provide a variety of inpatient and outpatient services.
24/7 Emergency Care
The hospital’s emergency department holds Level 4 Trauma, Level 1 Heart Attack and Stroke-Ready designations and is staffed 24/7 by physicians trained for emergency care. When advanced care is needed, the hospital aims to get patients to specialized facilities within 90 minutes.
Emergency transport is coordinated with North Memorial Health Ambulance and North Air-Care using the hospital’s on-site helipad.
Expecting mothers can experience delivery comfort in Carris Health — Redwood Hospital’s birthing suites,
from a soak in a whirlpool tub to a variety of pain management options, including epidural, to ease labor
and delivery. C-section delivery is available in the hospital’s two operating room suites.