Address: 1325 S Cliff Ave
PO Box 5045
Sioux Falls, SD 57105 View Map

Phone: (605) 322-8000

About Us

Experience Avera

Avera, the health ministry of the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, is a regional partnership of health professionals who share support services to maintain excellent care at more than 300 locations in eastern South Dakota and surrounding states.

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Our Services

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Our Name

Avera means "to be well."

The most prominent element of the Avera logo is a cross, symbolizing the Christian heritage and mission of Avera's partners. The design elements below the cross can be interpreted as hands, open and lifted up as in prayer, or doves, a Christian symbol of peace and hope. Both the design and its color, a deep green, are intended to convey hope and renewal, qualities significant in Christian belief and also particularly relevant in our predominantly rural area of the country.

Our Mission

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.