Patient Guide

Whether you’ve been coming to MeritCare for several years or this is your first time, we welcome you! We want your experience at MeritCare to be a positive one, so if there is anything that we can do to make your stay more comfortable at any time, please do not hesitate to let us know.

As you know, accessibility to high-quality, cost-effective health care can make a big difference in a person’s life at every age, from infancy well into the later years. So you’ll be glad to know MeritCare offers a full range of services to meet your changing health care needs at each and every step of the way. And, we offer our services conveniently. With 330 primary care doctors and specialists practicing in 34 locations in Minnesota and North Dakota, we’re a regional network of care.

MeritCare wants to be your partner in providing for your health care needs. We support your rights as a patient and want your experience at MeritCare to be a positive one. That’s the reason for this guide. It will help answer many of your questions, but you’ll likely have others. Whenever you have questions or concerns, please feel free to talk with any MeritCare staff member.

Once again, welcome to MeritCare. We’re a system you can depend on…your whole life through.