About us

 

About Us

SSM St. Joseph Health Center, located in historic downtown St. Charles has been serving the needs of your community since 1885.

The SSM St. Joseph Health Center campus has grown structurally and technologically throughout the past 125 years to meet the needs of an ever-growing and changing population. Today, the 433-bed acute care hospital excels in many areas. It is home to the SSM Heart Institute, SSM Center for Sleep Disorders, SSM Cancer Care and the SSM Vascular Institute and is a state-designated Level II Trauma Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI and a Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center.

2011 St. Joseph Health Center Information:
Beds: 433
Employees: 1,582
Admissions: 15,493
Births: 673
Emergency Visits: 39,254
Outpatient Visits: 105,215
Inpatient Surgeries: 2,290
Outpatient Surgeries: 4,532
Physicians of Staff: 598