What Sets Us Apart

American Fork Hospital is a nationally recognized community hospital with a commitment to meeting the healthcare needs of the rapidly growing population in North Utah County. We offer state-of-the art technology, 90 beds, and a medical staff of more than 300 doctors representing 30 specialties. We are committed to offering a wide range of quality inpatient and outpatient services, including a fully equipped emergency department.

With our highly experienced team of women’s and newborn caregivers, American Fork Hospital has become a top choice for maternity services. Our Level II newborn intensive care unit (NICU) is expanding and we’ve added an on-site lactation clinic to support our smallest patients.

Our caregivers take your comfort, safety, and healing as their highest priority throughout your stay with us. During recent years, we are proud to have been recognized several times as one of America’s top 100 hospitals, by an independent study that evaluates cost efficiency and quality care. We’ve also received awards from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, Vizient, and the Utah Safety Council, among others.

Our History

1937

American Fork's first community hospital opened its doors. The original 25-bed community hospital was located on 51 East Main Street. The hospital was equipped with an operating room, maternity room, glassed-in nursery, kitchen, and a sterilizer room.

1948

A new building was constructed to house an updated 25-bed facility.

1950

American Fork Hospital relocated to a new building on 350 East 300 North.

1959

The hospital added 26 beds, doubling the hospital's capacity and bringing the total number of hospital beds to 54.

1978

American Fork Hospital joined Intermountain Healthcare, a renowned system of hospitals primarily based in Utah and Idaho.

1979

A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the third, and current, hospital location at 170 North 1100 East.

1981

A new building was completed, and the hospital relocated to its current location, becoming a 55-bed facility.

2002

A two-year, $32 million expansion project was completed, greatly increasing the capacity, services, and level of medical technology available to local communities.

2005

The first Huntsman-Intermountain Cancer Center opened its doors at American Fork Hospital.

2014

An 84,000-square-foot surgical services/emergency room expansion, started in 2013, is completed to provide larger, more modern operating rooms and emergency room services.

Today

American Fork Hospital is a modern 205,000-square-foot facility with state-of-the-art medical technology, 90 beds, 800 caregivers, and a medical staff of more than 450 in 30 specialties.

Work With Us

Excellence, compassion, and a lifetime of career opportunities can be found at American Fork Hospital. Apply for a position today and join us.

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Hospital Leadership

Jason Wilson

Hospital Administrator

Terri Hunter

Nurse Administrator

Dr. Scott Van Wagoner

Medical Director

Bill Hulterstrom

Board Chair

Shellie Baertsch

Governing Board Member

Colleen Bigler

Governing Board Member

Mary Crafts

Governing Board Member

E. Boyd Craig

Governing Board Member

Francis Gibson

Governing Board Member

Kyle Hansen

Governing Board Member

Dr. Miles Hawley

Governing Board Member

Everett Kelepolo

Governing Board Member

Lenny Lyons

Governing Board Member

Brigitte Madrian

Governing Board Member

Laura Mitchell

Governing Board Member

Matt Packard

Governing Board Member

D. Curt Pulsipher

Governing Board Member

Patricia Ravert

Governing Board Member

Cameron Symonds

Governing Board Member

Belinda Talonia

Governing Board Member

Cyndi Tetro

Governing Board Member