Avera St. Lukes

Avera St. Lukes

Aberdeen, SD
Tax ID46-0224598

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About this organization






Promotion of Health


Avera St. Luke's mission is to provide healthcare services to Aberdeen, South Dakota residents and residents of the surrounding area. Avera St. Luke's is a 501(c)(3) organization affiliated with Avera Health. Avera St. Luke's consists of a 109-bed hospital and a 137-bed nursing home, a 10-bed surgical center in Aberdeen, SD, and 22 physician clinics. The physician clinics include primary care, ob/gyn, pediatrics, orthopedics, general surgery, radiation, radiology, oncology, therapy, neurology, urology, hematology, psychiatry, neonatology, gastroenterology, and cardiology. Avera St. Luke's provides acute care and long-term healthcare services, of which there were 4,527 patient discharges, 130,334 outpatient visits, 1,105 swing-bed patient days, 931 nursery patient days, 47,569 nursing home resident days, and 168,332 clinic visits. Avera St. Luke's Hospital4,527 Acute patient discharges130,334 Outpatient visits1,105 Swing-bed patient days931 Newborn patient days168,332 Clinic visitsAvera St. Luke's maintains records to identify and monitor the level of charity care it provides. These records include the amount of charges forgone for services and supplies furnished under its charity care policy and equivalent service statistics. The amount of charges foregone, based on established rates, were $6,547,903.Avera St. Luke's also provides community benefit health activities at less than or at no cost to support those in the area served, see Schedule H. As a member of the Avera Health Network, Avera St. Luke's upholds the vision of the Presentation and Benedictine Sisters to work through collaboration to provide quality, effective health ministry and to improve the healthcare of individuals and our communities through a regionally integrated network or persons and institutions. Avera St. Luke's engages in activities designed to improve the health of individuals and communities in response to a calling to heal the sick, the elderly, and the oppressed.

Interesting data from their 2019 990 filing

The filing sets forth the mission of the non-profit as “Avera is a health ministry rooted in the gospel. our mission is to make a positive impact in the lives and health of persons and communities by providing quality services guided by christian values.”.

When detailing its responsibilities, they were listed as: “Promotion of health”.

  • The state in which the non-profit is legally permitted to operate is SD.
  • The address of the non-profit for 2019 according to the filing is 305 South State Street, Aberdeen, SD, 57401.
  • The number of employees reported by the non-profit on their form as of 2019 is 1505.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$2,083,796.
  • The organization has 13 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1901.
  • The organization pays $110,737,623 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $129,003 in fundraising expenses.

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