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Springfield, Lamberton to close March 1, 2020

After careful review of patient volumes, ongoing staffing issues and regulatory concerns, Mayo Clinic Health System has made the difficult decision to close its hospital and Emergency Department in...

December 5, 2019
Medication disposal offered in Wisconsin

Mayo Clinic Health System is providing a safer, more convenient way to dispose of unused or expired prescriptions, and over-the-counter medicines.

November 20, 2019
Purple hats for a cause: Hats for newborns raise awareness of shaken baby syndrome

This fall, Mayo Clinic Health System Family Birth Centers in Barron, Eau Claire and Menomonie are participating with the Click for Babies program.

November 4, 2019
Jonathan Zierdt Cancer Fund partnering with Fairmont

Jonathan Zierdt Cancer Fund is partnering with Fairmont to benefit cancer patients in Fairmont and the surrounding communities. 

October 28, 2019
Barron to expand birth center, pharmacy

The birth center project include four new rooms for moms and their families, and the pharmacy addition will include a new retail pharmacy and over-the-counter retail products, as well as an expanded i...

October 14, 2019
Flu vaccine available in Northwest Wisconsin

Patients can self-schedule a flu vaccination appointment through Patient Online Services or call for an appointment.

October 11, 2019
Additional optometrists see patients in Eau Claire

Two additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Eau Claire.

October 9, 2019
Fairmont staff participating in active shooter training

Exercise is a collaboration with Martin County Emergency Management, Fairmont Police.

October 7, 2019
Additional optometrists see patients in Menomonie

Three additional optometrists now see patients at the Eye Care Center in Menomonie.

October 3, 2019
Technology making breast cancer screenings better, easier

While breast cancer is still the most common cancer among women, technology is making the screening process easier than ever.

October 3, 2019
Eau Claire expands Urgent Care services

Patients needing same-day care can walk in, meet with a nurse and be directed to the appropriate care for their needs.

October 2, 2019
New nurse practitioner joins Family Medicine team in Cannon Falls

Leah Lindbeck, D.N.P., looks forward to establishing herself in the Cannon Falls community and getting to know her patients.

October 1, 2019