About the Cook Hospital


The Cook-Orr Healthcare District is committed to “Providing the Highest Quality Primary Healthcare”.


Our vision is to be the health provider of first choice by providing a diversity of quality, patient-centered care for all people in the region.

    We are honest, ethical, and do the right thing.
    We provide the highest quality primary care, treating patients, residents and family members with sensitivity and compassion.
    We value accountability and expect each employee to conduct themselves with a sense of integrity, responsibility, and ownership.
    We treat all of our patients, residents, visitors and fellow caregivers with dignity and respect.
    We deliver the best outcomes and highest quality service through the dedicated effort of every team member.

The Cook Hospital and C&NC is a member of the following organizations:

  • Minnesota Hospital Association
  • Minnesota Health & Housing Alliance to Aging Services
  • Minnesota Wilderness HealthCare Coalition
  • Sisu Medical Systems
  • American Hospital Assoc.
  • National Rural Health Assoc.
  • Northern Lakes Health Consortium