Welia Health is a self-sustaining, county-owned, critical access hospital system in Mora with clinics in Mora, Pine City and Hinckley. The hospital serves East-Central Minnesota and Western Wisconsin with primary and secondary medical services, with a state-of-the-art four-bay surgery suite, 24-hour emergency department, an EMA/Paramedic-staffed ambulance service, a newly remolded birthing center, and many more services to meet the needs of our communities.
Welia Health performs approximately 2,500 surgeries, delivers 200 babies, manages 20,000 emergency department visits, 70,000 clinic visits, and 3,100 in-patient days each year. Over the past five years, the Welia Health team has grown to over 500 employees, including family practice providers, nurses, a wide range of specialists, physical therapists, pharmacists, and administrative personnel.
Fully accredited by the Joint Commission and a long-standing wellness partner within the communities it serves, Welia Health is a teaching site for Rural Physician Associate Program (RPAP) students, it precepts Physician Assistant (PA) and Nurse Practitioner (NP) students, and its pharmacists serve as adjunct faculty for the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. Medical students are welcomed for clinical educational experience in certified assistant, nursing, laboratory, radiology, health information, and nurse anesthetist programs.