Carrington Health Center is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital serving Foster, Eddy, Wells, Griggs and Stutsman Counties.
Many services are offered at the health center including: lab, radiology, surgery, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, ambulance, emergency room, wellness and disease management, diabetes education, varicose vein procedures, swingbed services, respite care, respiratory, physical, occupational and speech therapies, and hospice and home health services.
Carrington Health Center includes two clinics: Foster County Medical Center (attached to the hospital) and Community Health Center in New Rockford. Two family practice physicians and three physician assistants practice at Carrington Health Center. More than 20 consulting specialists see patients in the clinic on a regular basis.
Carrington Health Center began in 1916 as the Carrington Hospital. In 1941, the hospital was leased to the Presentation Sisters of the Fargo Diocese. The Presentation Sisters joined the Catholic Health Corporation of Omaha in 1980 and later became part of Catholic Health Initiatives.
Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where it provides care. One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 89 hospitals, including four academic medical centers, and 23 critical-access facilities; community health services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2013, CHI provided $762 million in charity care and community benefit, including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research.
Carrington Health Center
800 4th St. N.
Carrington, ND 58421
Foster County Heath Center
820 5th St. N
Carrington, ND 58421