June 2005

CHI Critical Access Hospitals

More than 20 percent of hospitals within the Catholic Health Initiatives system are designated as critical access hospitals. “We’re working with several market-based organizations to secure critical access status for more of our rural hospitals,” said Larry Schulz, senior vice president of operations for Catholic Health Initiatives. Arkansas St. Anthony Health Care Center, Morrilton Iowa Alegent Health-Mercy Hospital, Corning Kansas St. John’s Maude Norton Hospital, Columbus St. Joseph Memorial Hospital, Larned Kentucky Our Lady of the Way Hospital, Martin Minnesota Albany Area Hospital, Albany LakeWood Health Center, Baudette Nebraska St. Mary’s Hospital, Nebraska City North Dakota Carrington Health Center, Carrington Lisbon Area Health Services, Lisbon Mercy Hospital, Valley City Oakes Community Hospital, Oakes Oregon St. Anthony Hospital, Pendleton St. Elizabeth Health Services, Baker City South Dakota Gettysburg Medical Center, Gettysburg