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Care tips for upper respiratory infections in children

Seasonal cases of influenza, strep throat and RSV have increased over the past few weeks, especially among children. Learn what to do if you suspect your child is sick. 

November 17, 2022
Upper respiratory infection self-care tips

Learn who is at increased risk, and get resources to manage symptoms at home.

November 17, 2022
Hospitals receive 'A' grade for patient safety

Multiple hospitals received the highest patient safety marks from The Leapfrog Group.

November 16, 2022
Free men’s health webinar

Join us for a free men’s health webinar on Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 12:15-1 p.m.

November 11, 2022
Leapfrog Group recognizes Fairmont for maternity care

Fairmont has been named one of the "Best Hospitals for Maternity Care” by the Leapfrog Group in partnership with Money magazine.

October 20, 2022
La Crosse named a 'Best Hospital for Maternity Care'

To be eligible, hospitals had to carry an "A" or "B" letter grade on the spring 2022 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade assessment and meet criteria in six areas specific to maternity care.

October 20, 2022
Pfizer bivalent COVID-19 booster available

Appointments are available in Albert Lea, Austin, Cannon Falls, Faribault, Kasson, Lake City, Lake Mills, New Richland, Owatonna, Plainview, Red Wing, Rochester, Wells and Zumbrota. 

October 11, 2022
La Crosse receives high ranking for quality patient care

In a quality and accountability study by Vizient Inc., La Crosse was ranked 7 out of 148 complex medical centers in the U.S.

October 7, 2022
Fairmont receives high rankings by Vizient

In a quality and accountability study, Fairmont was ranked 22 out of 268 community hospitals.

September 28, 2022
Interim regional chair of administration named in Southwest Wisconsin

Tanner Holst will begin the interim role on Sept. 28. He also holds the vice chair of administration role.

September 28, 2022
Environmental Services in Eau Claire recognized as 'Department of the Year'

National recognition from the Association for the Health Care Environment spotlights significant contributions made to overall patient experience and achieving a health care organization's mission.

September 26, 2022
Flu vaccination appointments available in Southwest Wisconsin

Schedule your flu vaccination appointment today. 

September 23, 2022