Mission: We reveal and foster god's healing love by improving the health ofthe people and communities we serve, especially those who are poorand vulnerable.
Programs: Founded in 1910, holy rosary healthcare is eastern montana's healthcare destination. Holy rosary operates a comprehensive acute-care hospital, physician clinics, a residential living community, and hospice and palliative care services - providing a complete continuum of care to a 10-county region of eastern montana. As part of sisters of charity of leavenworth health system, a faith-based, nonprofit health system, holy rosary has direct access to best practices, resources, technology, talent and strategic capital. Services include surgical, oncology, and maternity services, as well as 24-hour emergency room and diagnostic and therapeutic services. The extended care unit provides short-term transitional care after illness, injury, or surgery, as well as long-term care for those unable to live independently. In august 1910, the presentation sisters of aberdeen, south dakota, assumed management and operation of the county hospital in miles city at the request of the community, the milwaukee railroad and the doctors associated with the railroad. In 1915, the sisters purchased the hospital, committing to a relationship with the community that would extend for decades. In 1995, holy rosary healthcare opened a new cost effective facility on a 58-acre campus in miles city that allowed physicians and other care facilities to locate in the new hospital building. The building of the new facility and moving into the new facility was a community-wide effort, and was accomplished through the contributions of the staff, physicians, board members, community members and volunteers. In keeping with the new covenant process, sisters of charity of leavenworth health system, inc. (scl health) assumed sponsorship of holy rosary healthcare in 1997. Today, the 25-bed acute care hospital, residential living community and 16-physician clinic all in a single building, serves as a centralized setting for comprehensive health care for the people across eastern montana. Physician specialties include family medicine, internal/adult medicine, general surgery, vascular surgery, women's health, orthopedics, ophthalmology (eye), psychology, audiology, cardiology, neurology, neurosurgery, oral surgery, nephrology (kidney), dermatology, and sleep medicine/pulmonology. Today, holy rosary healthcare serves several eastern montana counties, which cover over 20,000 square miles or approximately 13% of montana. More than half of the people receiving healthcare in miles city, which has a population of 11,000, are from outside custer county. Therefore, holy rosary healthcare's impact on the healthcare delivery system reaches far beyond city and county lines. With a population density of 1. 4 persons per square mile across the seven-county region around holy rosary, clearly this degree of contemporary health care is extraordinary. During 2014, holy rosary healthcare had the following results:admissions - 1,294outpatient visits - 54,609births - 287surgeries - 1,494lab tests - 89,466as part of the montana region of scl health, holy rosary is affiliated with st. James healthcare in butte and st. Vincent healthcare in billings, giving it access to some of the state's most advanced medical technology. Holy rosary has a historic commitment to serving the poor and those with limited access to healthcare. The commitment is to the worth and dignity of the whole person - spiritual, psychological, and medical. Holy rosary is currently licensed by the state of montana and is accredited by the joint commission on accreditation of health care organizations. Holy rosary has 25 acute care and 86 extended care beds and 24 physician offices. Missionwe reveal and foster god's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Visioninspired by our faith: we will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner. We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settings and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability. We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values. Values caring spirit - we honor the sacred dignity of each person. Excellence - we set and surpass high standards. Good humor - we create joyful and welcoming environments. Integrity - we do the right thing with openness and pride. Safety - we deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates. Stewardship - we are accountable for the resources entrusted to us. Holy rosary healthcare has a variety of programs and services to serve the community:cancer carefrom initial diagnosis to treatment and recovery, patients and their families can access an exceptional level of care close to home. Cardiac servicesfor optimal convenience, holy rosary offers a continuum of care - stress testing, pacemaker implantation, and cardiac rehabilitation. Children's carewe understand the special needs of children and offer experienced and skilled nurses, a family-friendly emergency department and board-certified pediatricians. Cliniclocated on the hospital campus, the holy rosary healthcare clinic was developed to provide outstanding primary and specialty care. Diabetes carethe holy rosary diabetes care team, certified by the american diabetes association, offers both inpatient and outpatient services to assist patients. Emergency and trauma servicesholy rosary's team of emergency providers and nurses adeptly assess conditions ranging from a child's rising fever to life-threatening heart attacks. Hospice and palliative careall palliative and hospice care team members are available to make home visits, nursing home visits, assisted living visits and to visit patients at holy rosary healthcare. Hospitalist programa hospitalist's primary professional focus is the total care of a patient from the time of admission until the patient leaves the hospital. Lab servicesthe labcheck program helps encourage people to seek preventive medicine, allowing patients to receive blood tests to detect illnesses and disorders at a reduced cost. Radiology and imaging servicesholy rosary healthcare offers inpatient and outpatient diagnostic and interventional (minimally invasive radiology) services. Residential livingresidential living offers nursing for short-term, post-acute hospital stays to long-term living. Sports medicinepractitioners work closely with athletes, parent, and coaches to educate and provide individual, as well as team consultations. Surgical servicessurgical teams bring a personal touch with the sophistication of advanced medicine. Therapy and rehabilitation servicesholy rosary healthcare offers a holistic approach to treatment, with special consideration for a patient's age, physical abilities, religious and ethnic beliefs. Walk in clinicholy rosary healthcare walk-in clinic serves all ages and is open every day of the week. Women's health servicescomprehensive women's health care team providing services to women in eastern montana.