Fast Facts

​​​​​​​​​​​Based in St. Louis, SSM Health was founded in 1872 by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary. SSM Health cares for people in a variety of settings including 20 hospitals, physician offices, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, nursing homes, home care, hospice, telehealth and a technology company. We have affiliations with several rural hospitals, while operating facilities in four states: Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma.

Employees: 35,000+

ER visits:


Outpatient visits: 1.6 million​​
Completed medical group appointments: 4.3 million

Providers on ​medical staff: 9,500+​​
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