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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

CentraCare care givers have been working around the clock for more than 20 months to care for you, your families and friends during COVID. We are committed to caring for every Minnesotan who needs us, and nothing will prevent us from doing so – even during these never-seen-before times.

The challenge of providing this level of care is that our hospital beds are often full. ERs in all of our hospitals are packed. And our clinical teams are exhausted. Early in the pandemic, our community stepped up in amazing ways to help us. We ask that you again join us in fighting this pandemic together.

How can you help?

  • Please get your COVID vaccines and booster shots. They are proven safe and effective in reducing COVID illness, keeping people out of the hospital, and preventing death.
  • If your situation is not an emergency, please use other care options, including:
  • If this is a medical emergency, call 9-1-1, or visit the ER.

Together, we can do this. Thank you for your support.

Ken Holmen, MD
President and CEO

Recognized for excellence in culturally appropriate care

Published in Media Releases Author: CentraCare

St. Cloud, Minn. — CentraCare Family Health Center, 1555 Northway Drive, recently was recognized for receiving UCare’s Excellence in Culturally Competent Care Award for “making significant changes to improve culturally appropriate care and communication with patients from other cultures.”

The CentraCare Family Health Center was one of 19 clinics and health care systems recognized for providing outstanding service in UCare’s 2014 Pay for Performance and quality programs at a June 1 event.

“Health care providers are critical and valued UCare partners,” said Nancy Feldman, president and CEO of UCare. “Our Pay for Performance program recognizes providers who work every day to improve the health of our members. CentraCare Family Health Center has distinguished themselves by earning our Excellence in Culturally Competent Care award.”