Essentia Health-Ashland Clinic

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Essentia Health

Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Idaho.

Headquartered in Duluth, Minn., Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 14,000 employees, including more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives. 

Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork. The organization delivers on its promise to be “Here With You” in 15 hospitals, 69 clinics, seven long-term care facilities, two assisted living facilities, four independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.

Essentia Health is accredited as an Accountable Care Organization by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.   

Essentia Health-Ashland Clinic Provides a full spectrum of primary care and access to an array of specialized services. At this friendly northern Minnesota clinic, you’ll find a dedicated team that includes family practice and internal medicine physicians, specialists, credentialed practitioners, registered nurses and more providing patient-centered care. Plus, you have access to services such as a Warfarin program and diagnostic and preventative screening tools.

Best of all, the care you receive here is backed by the full resources, technologies and expertise of more than 400 specialists and subspecialists at the nationally recognized Essentia Health Duluth Clinic. That includes physicians who travel here to provide outreach services such as general surgery and nutritional services, helping ensure you get high quality care — close to home. 

Known as “Lake Superior’s Hometown”, Ashland is nestled on the south shore of Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay. The town is a mix of historic charm and modern convenience and the shores of Lake Superior provide endless waterfront activities, clean beaches and waterfront trails. The town features several beautiful parks, four of which are located at the waterfront. Ashland also serves as an important business and industrial center for the region and maintains an active Chamber of Commerce.

Area Recreation
If you enjoy nature and being outdoors,
Ashland is the place for you. Here’s why:


  • Ashland’s 142-slip marina is the
  • starting point to sail, cruise and fish
  • Lake Superior.
  • Ashland is near the spectacular
  • Apostle Islands National Lakeshore
  • Great camping, fishing and boating at
  • countless freshwater inland lakes.
  • Copper Falls State Park is only a 25-
  • minute drive and offers hiking and
  • spectacular views.
  • Snowmobile and ATV trails, downhill
  • and cross-country skiing.
  • Local artist colonies, museums and
  • historical sites 

    Local Hospital
    Memorial Medical Center (attached to the clinic)

Northern Wisconsin has:

  • Strong public schools systems
  • Many higher education opportunities
  • Reasonable housing costs
  • Average summer high temperatures in
  • the 70s.

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