General Facts

Founded in 1902, St. Luke’s mission is to improve the health of the people in our region by providing access to a full range of effective and efficient health care and related services, offered through a regional system. We will continue to fund our operations, our research, and our outreach programs from revenue and contributions while reinvesting resources back into the community.

St. Luke’s is a 501c3 federally recognized non-profit organization. As a system of community medical centers, St. Luke’s is guided by volunteer boards of directors, with all revenues going back to our regional mission in the form of services, facilities, personnel, and equipment.

St. Luke’s is a locally governed, community health system serving the entire state of Idaho, eastern Oregon, and northern Nevada.

St. Luke's Facilities

St. Luke’s Boise is a 399-bed hospital in Boise, Idaho.

St. Luke’s Elmore is a 25 bed critical access hospital in Mountain Home, Idaho.

St. Luke's Jerome is a 25 bed critical access hospital in Jerome, Idaho.

St. Luke’s Magic Valley is a 228-bed hospital in Twin Falls, Idaho.

St. Luke's McCall is a 15 bed critical access hospital in McCall, Idaho.

St. Luke’s Meridian is a 167-bed hospital in Meridian, Idaho.

St. Luke’s Wood River is a 25-bed critical access hospital in Ketchum, Idaho.

St. Luke's Eagle features urgent care, medical imaging, family health and OB/GYN practitioners, and more.

St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) has cancer treatment centers in Boise, Fruitland, Meridian, Nampa, and Twin Falls.

Number of St. Luke’s Health System employees = 11,981

Number of physicians on our medical staff = 1,000

St. Luke’s Health System performs more than 34,500 surgical procedures per year.

More than 8,300 babies are born each year at St. Luke's hospitals

47,589 inpatients are served each year at St. Luke's hospitals.

St. Luke's Emergency Departments see more than 136,700 patients annually.

699,900 outpatients are served per year at St. Luke's hospitals.

Air St. Luke’s Transports
Helicopter - Twin Falls: 438
Helicopter - Boise/Meridian: 431
Fixed Wing: 167
Ground - critical and non-critical: 1,664

St. Luke’s offers highly specialized regional expertise in the areas of cancer care, cardiac and vascular services, and women's and children’s services.

St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital cares for more than 70,000 children each year.

  • Idaho’s first Level III Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU), 1970
  • Idaho’s first and only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), 1985
  • Idaho’s largest dedicated Pediatric Care Unit, 33 beds
  • Children’s Specialty Center, pediatric outpatient services, 25,000 visits a year
  • Only Idaho hospital (and the first hospital nationally) to be affiliated with the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN)
  • Only Idaho hospital affiliated with the National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI)

Since St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) opened its doors in 1969 it has become Idaho’s largest provider of cancer care services, administering to approximately 800 patients each day, with more than 3,200 new patients treated each year. In the 40 years of cancer care at
St. Luke's MSTI, more than 59,000 patients have been treated.

As a commitment to providing patients with the most recent developments in cancer therapy and in an effort to advance the treatment of common malignancies, St. Luke’s MSTI participates in more than 100 clinical trials that treat many different cancer types including pediatric malignancies, breast, lung, colon, and pancreatic cancers.

St. Luke's Health System is nighly accredited and awarded. Click here to read about our awards and accreditations.


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