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Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: Bigfork Valley Hospital and Communities
Address: P. O. Box 258, Bigfork, MN 56628
Contact Person: Ken Westman, COO
Phone: 218-743-3177
Agency Description:

Bigfork Valley is a diversified health care campus in the heart of the northern Minnesota lakes and pines country.  This facility offers state of the art medical services and a variety of senior living options – all under one roof. The areas served are Bigfork and surrounding communities, which include the two counties: Itasca and Koochiching. The mission of Bigfork Valley is to provide a continuum of quality healthcare, housing and community services rooted in excellence and delivered with skill and compassion.

Description of Field Activities The opportunities available to students include long term care experiences, direct service opportunities, home care experiences, working with Bigfork Valley Villa, and special projects. Please see the agency application for specific duties.
Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This placement agency has been approved for Field II placement.

If you would like additional information regarding this field placement agency, contact the Field Coordinator.



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