Canby Hospital

Find Canby Minnesota hospitals, children's and pediatric centers, patient care & medical facilities, urgent care, emergency room, ambulance, and EMS emergency services. Hospitals provide information on patients, healthcare, medical procedures, doctor visits, and medical insurance.


Sanford Canby Medical Center 112 Saint Olaf Avenue South Canby MN 56220 223-727-7210


About Canby Hospitals

Canby Hospitals are health care institutions that provide medical and surgical treatment in Canby, MN. Hospitals in Canby provide emergency care in response to injuries and sudden or severe illness, laboratory and other diagnostic services, scheduled surgeries, labor and delivery services, inpatient treatment, and recovery services. Yellow Medicine County Hospitals also offer a range of support services including prescription services, family support, counseling, and home nursing services.

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Canby Acute Care Hospitals

The vast majority of Canby Hospitals in Yellow Medicine County are Acute Care Hospitals, which provide short-term care for illness, disease, injury, or surgery. Less than 10% are Long-Term Care Hospitals, which treat chronic illness, provide rehabilitation services, and offer psychiatric care.

Teaching Hospitals in Canby, MN

Canby Teaching Hospitals are Hospitals affiliated with a medical school. Teaching Hospitals have a shared administration with the medical school and provide opportunities for the education and training of medical students, residents, and interns. Hospitals affiliated with Canby medical schools also conduct research projects and trials.

Specialty Hospitals

Some Canby Hospitals provide highly specialized health services. These Hospitals are called Tertiary Hospitals, or Specialty Hospitals. Canby Specialty Hospitals specialize in areas of care such as neonatal intensive care, trauma services, and cardiovascular surgery. Most Tertiary Hospitals are also Teaching Hospitals. Canby Children's Hospitals serve children and adolescents exclusively.

Hospital Systems in Canby

Canby System Hospitals are Hospitals that are centrally administered as one part of a broader group of health care facilities, or a Hospital System, usually as the result of a merger or acquisition. The Hospital system is typically comprised of one or more Hospitals, as well as satellite facilities and specialized facilities. Canby Network Hospitals are similar in that they collaborate and cooperate with other health facilities and health service providers. However, in a network, the Hospitals and other service providers are administered independently. Hospitals in Yellow Medicine County may also be either for-profit or non-profit.

Canby Public Hospitals

Public Hospitals are run by Federal, Minnesota State, Yellow Medicine County, or local governments. The U.S. Veterans Administration operates numerous hospitals as part of its extensive health care system. Other Federal agencies that operate Canby Public Hospitals include the Department of Defense and the Department of Health and Human Services.