about ssm health depaul hospital 

About SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis 

SSM Health DePaul Hospital is a 476-bed, full-service Catholic hospital and a member of SSM Health, founded by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary. Opened in 1828, SSM Health DePaul was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis.

Today SSM Health DePaul offers the only Level II Trauma Center in North St. Louis County and serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, with concentration in the surrounding communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, Olivette, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland in Missouri. SSM Health DePaul offers a wide range of comprehensive medical care. We have all private rooms in a convenient, central location at the busy intersection of I-270 and I-70. We offer the most advanced technology and procedures available including minimally invasive heart, spine, knee, hip and weight loss surgery.

2014 SSM Health DePaul Hospital Information

Beds: 476
Employees: 2,347
Admissions: 23,119
Births: 1,156
Emergency Visits: 72,357
Inpatient Surgeries: 5,146
Outpatient Surgeries: 6,205
Physicians on Staff: 648 (Active & Provisional)