Hospital overview


About New Ulm Medical Center

New Ulm Medical Center is a nonprofit hospital and clinic serving a region in and around Brown County in south central Minnesota. We offer an extensive range of care options with over 30 affiliated physicians and a full complement of visiting specialists.

New Ulm Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations.

Our mission

We serve our communities by providing exceptional care as we prevent illness, restore health and give comfort to all who entrust us with their care.

Our vision

We will:

  • put the patient first;
  • make a difference in people’s lives by providing exceptional care and service;
  • create a healing environment where passionate people thrive and excel; and
  • lead collaborative efforts that solve our community’s health care challenges.

Our values

INTEGRITY We match our actions with our words.

RESPECT We treat everyone with honor, dignity and courtesy.

TRUST We act in the best interests of our patients, physicians, communities and one another.

COMPASSION We create a caring environment for our patients and one another.

STEWARDSHIP We use our resources wisely.

Innovation of the Year in Patient Care Award


New Ulm Medical Center received the Innovation of the Year in Patient Care Award (small hospital category) for its new social worker program to provide better care coordination services to emergency department and clinic patients.