(OLIVIA, Minn. and BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — May 1, 2020) – HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic, formerly RC Hospital & Clinics, officially joined HealthPartners today (Friday).
HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic, which includes clinics in Hector and Renville, will remain a distinct, locally governed entity as part of the Bloomington-based health system.
The organizations announced their intention to affiliate in December 2019.
“The affiliation means that as we move forward, our patients and communities will have an expanded team of caregivers alongside the same dedicated employees and clinicians they’ve come to know and trust,” said HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic President Nathan Blad. “Today, we officially align our like cultures to deliver the best care, close to home.”
With a 16-bed critical access hospital and three outpatient clinics in Olivia, Hector and Renville, HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic has a long tradition of providing excellent care in its local communities. Through the HealthPartners affiliation, area residents will have access to expanded services and specialties.
“RC Hospital & Clinics – now HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic – has a strong history of delivering outstanding care that’s trusted and local,” said Andrea Walsh, President and CEO of HealthPartners. “We are honored to extend our expertise and services in partnership with an outstanding local team. Together we look forward to improving health and well-being in the community.”
About HealthPartners Olivia Hospital and Clinic
HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic (formerly RC Hospital & Clinics) is a medical center dedicated to providing quality patient care with a passion for clinical excellence, patient safety, and a commitment to ensure the very best health care for those we serve. HealthPartners Olivia Hospital & Clinic strives to build a healthier today and tomorrow for our communities we are proud to call home. Learn more at oliviahospital.com.
HealthPartners is the largest consumer-governed, non-profit health care organization in the nation with a mission to improve health and well-being in partnership with members, patients and the community. For more information, visit healthpartners.com.