River's Edge Hospital & Clinic


River’s Edge Hospital is a 17-bed Critical Access Hospital providing 24/7 Emergency services, urgent care, physical and occupational therapy, imaging, laboratory, medical/surgical inpatient, and inpatient and outpatient surgical services.

River’s Edge Hospital and Clinic provides care to patients throughout the greater St. Peter area including Nicollet, Le Sueur and portions of Sibley and Blue Earth counties.

We value compassionate care, collaboration, stewardship and integrity while combining state of the art technology and compassionate, caring staff members. Our vision is to deliver care that values all aspects of a person’s health - mind, body and spirit.


River’s Edge Hospital & Clinic has earned a Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work in preventing retained objects in the operating room in 2012.

River’s Edge Hospital & Clinic was named among the Top 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience by WomenCertified® in 2011.

In 2009, River’s Edge Hospital & Clinic was recognized by Larson Allen LLP, one of the top twenty financial advisory firms in the nation, as a Gold Standard Performing Critical Access Hospital.

In 2014, River’s Edge and The Orthopedic and Fracture Clinic in Mankato formed a partnership to create OrthoEdge, a total joint replacement program. In 2017 River’s Edge received certification from DNV-GL as a Hip and Knee Replacement Center of Excellence and was recertified in 2018. River’s Edge is the only hospital in Minnesota with this designation.

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