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CentraCare Health – Paynesville Hospital

Patient & Visitor Information

If your friend or loved one is a patient at the CentraCare Health – Paynesville Hospital, we welcome you and encourage you to visit. Family members and close friends play a vital role in a patient’s recovery and return to health. Because we want your experience here to be as easy and comfortable as possible, we encourage you to take advantage of the hospital resources available to you. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask any of our staff members for help.

Hospital Stay

Courtyard Cafe

The hospital cafe is located near our hospital and serves employees, patients and visitors. Visitors can inquire about purchasing a meal from our cafeteria through the hospital nurses station.

Room Service    

We want to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. We are pleased to offer room service which allows the patient and visitors to have the opportunity to order what you want, when you want it. For more information regarding our room service hospitality, please see the room service menu in the patient room or contact the nurses station. We are happy to serve you.

Chapel and Meditation Garden

Private space and sanctuary can be found in the middle of our health care campus in Paynesville. Family members, patients and visitors are encouraged to use our Meditation Chapel, located near our hospital, and is available at all times. Our outdoor Meditation Garden is open seasonally and offers colorful plants, water features and beautiful walking paths lined with personalized memorial bricks.

Smoke Free Campus

We appreciate your cooperation in maintaining a smoke-free environment inside and outside all of our health care properties. This smoke-free policy ensures a safe and healthy environment for our visitors, employees, volunteers and medical staff. We appreciate your help in keeping our grounds as clean as possible.

Social Work

Individual and family counseling is available through our Social Workers. If you need personal or family care assistance, please call 320-243-3767 and ask to speak with our Social Worker.

Latex Free Policy

In the interest of the health of our patients and staff, CentraCare Health - Paynesville has a latex-free policy. Because of this, latex balloons are not permitted inside the hospital. Mylar balloons are allowed. Please notify the staff if your have any allergies, especially to latex products.

Gift Shop

Volunteers manage the gift shop and keep it stocked with cards, candy and reasonably priced gifts for all seasons and holidays.

The gift shop is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Profits from the gift shop are used to fund hospital auxiliary initiatives. The gift shop is located at our Paynesville Campus between the clinic and specialty services.

Our gift shop is not set up to send fresh flowers to our patients. If you would like to order flowers from a local florist, please see the "Send Flowers" section.

Send Flowers

Bloom Corner Floral
202 Washburne Avenue,
Paynesville, MN 56362-1643

Paynesville Floral
456 East Hoffman Street,
Paynesville, MN 56362-1613
320-243-3740 ‎

Teals Market
970 West Hwy 23, Suite 1
Paynesville, MN 56362

Wishin Well Cafe & Floral
112 Washburne Ave
Paynesville, MN  56362
CentraCare Health – Paynesville does not endorse these businesses. The information is listed for your convenience only.

Hotels and Restaurants

Paynesville Inn and Suites
700 State Hwy. 23, Paynesville
For reservations call: 1-877-243-4146 or visit us online

Bug-Bee Hive Resort & Lodge
29659 Queen Bee Lane, Paynesville
For reservations call: 320-243-4448 or visit us online

A & W
907 Minnesota St., Paynesville

Casey's General Store (Carry-Out Pizza)
220 East Hoffman St., Paynesville

Dairy Queen
Hwy. 55, Payneville

Farmers Union Oil Co -Op (Pizza available)
419 E Hoffman St., Paynesville

Hilltop Truckstop
28518 East Hwy. 55, Paynesville

Hwy. 23 Bypass, Veterans Drive, Paynesville

Ron & Judy's Dining & Lounge

Queen Bees Bar & Grill
121 West James St., Paynesville

Hwy. 55, Paynesville

Wishin' Well Cafe & Floral
112 Washburne Ave., Paynesville

American Legion, Post 27
770 W. Hwy. 23, Paynesville


Paynesville Evangelical Free Church
24075 Roseville Road Paynesville

Crystal Hills Assembly
26754 E Highway 55, Paynesville

Nordland Lutheran Church
Hawick, Minnesota (ELCA)
18510 180th Ave NE, Paynesville

Grace United Methodist Church Christ
500 River Street (Hwy. 23)
Paynesville, MN
Church Office: 320-243-3601 Fax: 1-320-243-3639

Paynesville Lutheran Church
657 Maple Street, Paynesville

St. Louis Catholic Church
505 Burr Street, Paynesville

Calvary Baptist
620 Lake Avenue South, Paynesville


CentraCare Health  Paynesville

200 West First Street
Paynesville, MN 56362
Phone: 320-243-3767
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