CentraCare Health — Long Prairie
It’s amazing what can get accomplished in 18 months. In Long Prairie, hard work during the past year and a half has resulted in completion of a new medical campus that will replace the existing 60-year-old facility. The grand opening, October 2017, marked this major accomplishment for CentraCare Health – Long Prairie.
The 65,000-square-foot facility features 26 clinic exam rooms, 12 private patient rooms, two labor and delivery suites and two operating suites. There will also be eight observation rooms for emergency and outpatient services as well as an in-house MRI. An assisted living facility is also part of the campus.
“CentraCare Health – Long Prairie was one of our first steps into the regional market nearly 20 years ago,” said Ken Holmen, MD, CentraCare Health President & CEO. “Long Prairie is doing great things to partner with the community to improve the health of all and CentraCare Health supports that work.”
The Long Prairie community was remarkable for its support of this project, raising more than $2.5 million to help fund the $40 million project. This investment in the health of the community will ensure the people from Long Prairie and the surrounding areas have access to the health care services they need today and in the future.
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