Aspirus Keweenaw is a non-profit, community-directed health care organization based in Laurium, Mich., with clinics and outreach services in Laurium, Houghton and Lake Linden. Aspirus Keweenaw is part of the Aspirus Inc. exclusive hospital and clinic network, home health and hospice care, pharmacy, critical care, medical goods and a philanthropic foundation.
Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital provides 24/7 access to emergency care and is supported by five clinic locations, including a new, multi-service clinic in Houghton. We are committed to delivering excellent local healthcare to keep your family healthy and provide a successful community hospital for generations to come.
Passion for excellence. Compassion for people.
The mission of Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital is to deliver quality, convenient, compassionate care, while anticipating and identifying both the physical and emotional needs of our patients and their families. We are committed to meeting the healthcare needs of our community while maintaining our moral, professional and financial integrity.
Aspirus Keweenaw is grounded in a strong tradition of community and patient-focused care. We are a continually evolving healthcare system, and will be the area's first choice for hospital-related services.
Aspirus Keweenaw differentiates itself from other hospitals by continually building its service base and adding new services and technologies, consistent with local population needs.
Aspirus Keweenaw values the teamwork that is an integral component of its future success. We will pursue and maintain important physician partnerships and alliances with other healthcare organizations for mutual benefit and the improvement of health for the residents in the communities we serve.
Click the links below for more information on services available at Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital.
When scheduling an appointment, our receptionist will ask you a few questions, such as your name, the nature of your visit, address, phone number and type of insurance. Obtaining this information in advance allows us to verify your insurance benefits and have the necessary paperwork ready for your visit.
What you need to bring:
Our comprehensive care team will meet you when you arrive for your appointment. Receptionists, nursing staff and your personal physician will assist you with the appropriate care you need.
Because we pride ourselves on professionalism and guarantee quality service, patients feel comfortable knowing they are cared for with dignity and respect.
Expect a courtesy call one day prior to your visit, reminding you of your scheduled appointment. If you are unable to make your appointment, we ask that you offer as much advance notice as possible so we may offer that time to another patient.
Our affiliation with Aspirus links patients with an extensive network of health experts who provide on-site specialty care right here in the Keweenaw. For an updated schedule of our visiting specialists, please click here.
General Inquiries & Patient Relations
Public Relations Inquiries
Daniel L. Dalquist
Edward D. Jenich
Retired County Commissioner
David H. Gilbert, MD
Retired General Surgeon
Sr. VP and Chief Human Resources Officer
Matthew F. Heywood
Jerry W. Luoma, MD
Retired Family Practice Physician
Michael W. Luoma, MD
Chief of Staff,
Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital
VP of Finance
Upper Peninsula Regional CEO
Darryl A. Pierce
& Assistant VP
Laurium & Keweenaw
Dale R. Tahtinen
V.P. of Governmental Relations
Michigan Technological University
Joel C. Tuoriniemi
Professor of Practice
Michigan Technological University