Avera Holy Family Health

  • 826 North 8th Street
  • Estherville



About Avera Holy Family Hospital

AveraHoly Family Hospital, located adjacent to the Estherville Medical Clinic/Avera Health is a 25 bed facility. In 2002, the hospital underwent a major building improvement project that included new patient care areas, including acute inpatient care rooms, same day care facilities, surgical suites, a special care unit, an emergency department and a new childbirth center.

Patient services include Childbirth Center, Diagnostic Imaging, 24-hour ER, Hospice, Laboratory, OT, Pharmacy, PT, Respiratory Care and Social Services. The physicians are supported by a wide spectrum of physician specialists, who serve the community through Avera Holy Family Health’s Outpatient Clinic. The technology of telemedicine further assists physicians to provide specialty care close to home. As a part of the Avera Health family, we offer access to advanced medical expertise and technology in the community of Estherville and the surrounding market area.

The Community of Estherville, Iowa

The community of Estherville has a population of 7000 people. The community has a strong economic base due to the industrial base, medical services, commercial, retail and professional services. Estherville is near the heart of the Iowa Great Lakes Region providing an outstanding quality of life. Estherville has a vibrant downtown, as well as 15 different religious congregations.

The community is any easy drive to a major city

  • 3 hours to Des Moines, IA
  • 2.5 hours to Minneapolis, MN
  • 2 hours to Sioux Falls, SD

Estherville has all the amenities of a larger city without some of the drawbacks. Estherville and the surrounding areas boast live theatre, art and historical museums, the world’s largest county fair, numerous fine restaurants and night clubs, tourist theme parks and attractions, and some of the Midwest’s finest resorts and convention centers.

Estherville’s motto is “Living is GREAT at the top of the STATE.

Education in Estherville, Iowa

Estherville has a great public educational system with 2 elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high school. It is a family oriented community with a host of academic, artistic and athletic opportunities for children. Iowa Lakes Community College with its main campus and administrative offices in Estherville, has an enrollment of over 2,100 students. A liberal arts program leads to an Associates of Arts degree and most credits are transferable to four-year colleges and universities.

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