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Dr. Gostout, president of Mayo Clinic Health System, to retire

Bobbie Gostout, M.D., president of Mayo Clinic Health System, will retire at the end of the year after 24 years of excellence in clinical practice, research, and education, as well as administratio...

September 24, 2020
Flu vaccine appointments offered in Southeast Minnesota

For patients 6 months and older starting Monday, Sept. 28.

September 22, 2020
Fairmont to relocate COVID-19 testing to main hospital entrance

Due to an increase in testing demand, Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont will relocate the COVID-19 testing location from Urgent Care to the main hospital entrance, effective 10 a.m. on Tuesday,...

September 22, 2020
Flu vaccine appointments to be offered in Northwest Wisconsin

Vaccinations start Oct. 1 for patients 6 months and older.

September 21, 2020
Eau Claire recognized for quality stroke care

The awards recognize the commitment in Eau Claire to ensure stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, evidence-based guidelines.

September 14, 2020
Adjusted hours at drive-through COVID-19 test sites in Southeast Minnesota

Change affects testing sites in Albert Lea, Austin, Owatonna and Red Wing.

September 11, 2020
Vaccinate early for flu

If more people are vaccinated for the flu, fewer people will become sick with the flu and fewer patients will require hospitalization.

September 8, 2020
Urgent Care in Barron transitions to Family Medicine

The change will provide patients with same-day care on weekdays, including evening hours. Appointments are necessary.

September 4, 2020
New Prague offers tips to reduce children’s screen time

Distance learning and social isolation are causing a lot more screen time in the day to day lives of children, and it’s important to break up the day with physical activity, as well as other for...

August 28, 2020
Fairmont offers tips to reduce children’s screen time

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and hybrid and distance learning models, many children are incorporating more screen time into their school day. That’s why it’s more important than ever to re...

August 26, 2020
Waseca offers tips to reduce children’s screen time

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and hybrid and distance learning models, many children are incorporating more screen time into their school day. That’s why it’s more important than ever to re...

August 25, 2020
Same Day Clinic opens in Faribault, resumes services in Owatonna

Services start on August 19. Patients are to call ahead to schedule an appointment.

August 18, 2020