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About SSM Health

Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God.

SSM Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through a robust and fully integrated health care delivery system. The organization’s nearly 40,000 employees and 11,000 providers are committed to providing exceptional health care services and revealing God’s healing presence to everyone they serve.

With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin, SSM Health includes 23 hospitals, more than 290 physician offices and other outpatient and virtual care services, 10 post-acute facilities, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a pharmacy benefit company, a health insurance company and an accountable care organization. It is one of the largest employers in every community it serves.

Medical Groups

SSM Health Medical Group

Whether you’re looking for convenience, expertise, compassion, or all of the above, we’ve got you covered.

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SSM Health Dean Medical Group

Headquartered in Madison, WI, we work tirelessly to support the health needs of you and your family.

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Fast Facts

Employees: Nearly 40,000

Inpatient Admissions: 185,112 

Outpatient Visits: 2.07 million

Completed Medical Group Appointments: 5.5 million 

Outpatient Surgeries: 84,539

Providers on Medical Staff: 11,000 

Total Licensed Beds at Owned Sites: 5,375

Volunteers/Auxiliary: 4,599 

Updated: May 2019

Healing Power of Presence

Our Heritage of Healing

At SSM Health, we believe in the healing power of presence. While we do not discount the physical healing that takes place across our system, we know that exceptional health care is more than medicine.
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Quality & Outcomes

At SSM Health, we care about you. And when you come into one of our hospitals, we want you to receive exceptional care.

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ACO

SSM Health participates in the Medicare ACO program, meaning our providers work together to provide you better service and care.

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Diversity

Inclusivity is an integral part to how we operate. From our patients to our suppliers, we have a history worth noting.

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Government Affairs

We work with policy decision makers to advocate and educate on behalf of patients at the local, state and federal levels of government.

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SSM Health at Work

We develop innovative wellness solutions to improve the health and productivity of employees and their families.

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Community Benefit

In collaboration with our community partners, we are committed to developing programs that help create healthier communities.

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Financial Information

View our financial reports and learn about our investments in technology, facilities, and process improvements.

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