St. Joseph Regional Medical Center
About the Hospital
Located at the confluence of two major rivers in Idaho, Lewiston was the Territory’s of first capitol, and has long served as the economic center of the region. Founded by three sisters of St. Joseph in 1902 as a seven-room house next to the Snake River in bustling Lewiston, Idaho, St. Joseph Regional Medical Center has grown into the Region’sprimary referral medical center serving a population of 180,000 people.
A full-service, 145-bed Catholic hospital, St. Joseph Regional Medical Center is the largest medical center providing advanced-level specialty healthcare in the region. Our commitment to delivering exceptional care for our community means having highly skilled and certified physicians and providers, a staff of over 1,000 exceptional hospital team members, and a quality facility with the latest in medical technology. St. Joseph offers more than 120 board-certified physicians and providers, active in primary care and specialty practice.
The state of Washington has designated St. Joseph Regional Medical Center as a Level I Cardiac and Level II Stroke Center. The hospital is also a Level III Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and is accredited by the Joint Commission to meet the highest national standards for quality and safety.
The Community We Serve
We understand that the health of our community extends outside the walls of the hospital.St. Joseph participates in community health fairs, screenings and numerous outreach and support programs. Through partnerships, sponsorships and support of area agencies such as Twin County United Way, American Cancer Society Relay for Life, American Heart Association, Gina Quesenberry Foundation, Boys and Girls Clubs of the Lewis Clark Valley, Lewis Clark State College and many other community based organizations, we work to improve the overall health and wellness of our region.
Our spiritual foundation, etched into stone over a hundred years ago by the Sisters of St. Joseph, helped form the hospital’s philosophy, mission, and values. Through the promotion of health, prevention of disease and injury, and the provision of health services, St. Joseph Regional Medical Center seeks to enhance the quality of life for area residents by:
• Providing quality restorative, preventive and acute health care services
• Respecting human dignity in the experience of sickness and death
• Fostering the physical, psychological, emotional, spiritual and social well-being of people