Welcome From Joe

Joe Stratton, CEO for River’s Edge Hospital & Clinic

I want to personally welcome you to River’s Edge Hospital.  We are a regional, critical access hospital serving patients and families in the southern Minnesota River Valley.  Our aim is to create an excellent patient experience at all times.

There are four fundamental goals guiding River’s Edge.  Our first goal is dedicating each day to quality, safe healthcare. We strive every minute to provide a safe and steady experience for you. The second goal is creating an optimal environment for patient care.  We believe fostering an atmosphere where employees and physicians enjoy practicing together and are supportive in their roles is vital to your care.  The third goal is the furtherance of a strong and secure community hospital. River’s Edge is equipped with modern medical resources to help ensure you receive the best care.  And fourth, the goal of hiring and retaining professional and faithful employees.  This is necessary to continually improve and ultimately deliver world class care and treatment.

River’s Edge Hospital has an award winning history for patient experience, quality and safety.  Our team has worked hard to provide world-class care and it shows in our designation as an Orthopedic Center of Excellence and a 5 star hospital for patient experience.

The St. Peter community has a long and notable history of serving those who come to us for aid.  We pledge to you this heritage will continue in the years ahead.

All the best,

Joe