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New comprehensive Spine Center for back pain relief opens

The Spine Center has convenient locations in Barron, Eau Claire, Menomonie and Osseo, Wisconsin.

December 4, 2023
Northwest Wisconsin achieves Magnet designation for nursing excellence

The American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet Recognition Program distinguishes organizations that meet rigorous standards in nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care.

November 29, 2023
Hmong/Hmoob health fair planned for Nov. 4 in Eau Claire

The free community health forum and conference for the Hmoob community will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at North High School.

October 13, 2023
High rankings for quality patient care received

Eau Claire and Red Wing have been recognized as top performers in the 2023 Bernard A. Birnbaum, M.D. Quality Leadership Ranking by Vizient, Inc.

September 22, 2023
Flu vaccination appointments available September 18

Flu vaccination appointments available soon

September 15, 2023
Event aims to change conversation about alcohol in the U.S.

Attend a presentation on Sept. 19 that will address alcohol consumption, including raising awareness about the scope of the problem and shedding light on the social and health consequences of alcohol ...

August 29, 2023
Fairmont makes changes to same-day appointments

Due to continued staffing challenges, effective Wednesday, Aug. 30, patient care is no longer available through the Same Day Clinic. Patients can now get same-day care through the Family Medicine clin...

August 28, 2023
Family medicine residency programs ranked highly

The programs rank among the top 20 places to train to be a family physician, out of more than 750 programs, according to Doximity's 2023 Residency Navigator.

August 4, 2023
U.S. News & World Report recognizes 6 hospitals

Albert Lea & Austin, Eau Claire, Fairmont, La Crosse, Mankato and Red Wing were recognized. 

August 1, 2023
Hospitals awarded high quality ratings

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services awarded six hospitals 5-star ratings and one hospital a 4-star rating for overall hospital quality.

July 26, 2023
Eau Claire recognized for commitment to quality stroke care

For the sixth consecutive year, Eau Claire received the Get With the Guidelines — Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

July 12, 2023
Funding awarded in Northwest Wisconsin

Several local school districts and nonprofit organizations received funds to support improving the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

June 28, 2023