St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center is a critical access hospital serving Blaine County and the surrounding region. It provides a broad range of advanced services for its size, including an Emergency Department staffed by board-certified emergency physicians, state-of-the-art surgical facilities and outpatient infusion services, including chemotherapy. A wide variety of primary and specialty care providers coordinate patient care in local clinics, along with a network of more than 150 physicians.
Total Community Benefit - Wood River
*Providers with practice privileges at our locations.
All numbers provided as of fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2022.
St. Luke’s provides health care to eligible patients without charge or at a reduced rate, based upon a sliding
scale derived from federal poverty guidelines.
Our work assessing and addressing community needs would not be possible without a visionary board of directors and dedicated community boards. We are grateful for their partnership and guidance.
St. Luke’s Health System Board of Directors as of Sept. 30, 2022:
Bob Lokken, Chair
St. Luke’s Wood River Community Board Members as of Sept. 30, 2022:
Eric Thomas, Chair
The information provided in this report is required by Idaho Code 63-602D, which states that 501(c)(3) hospitals having 150 or more beds must file a community benefit report with the Board of Equalization by Dec. 31 of each year. According to the code, the report is to include a description of the process the hospital has used to determine general community needs that align with the hospital’s mission. In addition, the report shall include the hospital’s amount of:
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The St. Luke's Health System Community Benefit Report includes details by community.