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New medical director for Fairmont and St. James named

Dr. Kamlitz succeeds Marie Morris, M.D., who will retire in September after 22 years of service. She and Dr. Morris will begin working together immediately to ensure a smooth transition in September.

August 3, 2022
High ratings received from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Numerous hospitals across Mayo Clinic Health System have received high ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

July 28, 2022
Residency program in La Crosse ranked No. 1 in Midwest

The Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Residency Program in La Crosse ranked No. 1 in the Midwest and No. 7 in the U.S. on Doximity's 2022 Residency Navigator.

July 27, 2022
U.S. News & World Report recognizes 6 Mayo Clinic Health System hospitals

Mayo Clinic Health System locations awarded include Eau Claire, La Crosse, Mankato, New Prague, Northland in Barron and Red Wing. 

July 26, 2022
La Crosse enters agreement with University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Starting this fall, the Student Health Center will bring Mayo Clinic Health System services and care directly to students.

July 20, 2022
La Crosse receives Primary Stroke Center recertification

Also received was the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus achievement award for the sixth year in a row.

July 11, 2022
Eau Claire recognized for commitment to quality stroke care

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

July 8, 2022
Molecular breast imaging now offered in Eau Claire

This screening tool is used to improve breast cancer detection in women with dense breast tissue.

July 7, 2022
Mankato establishes Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Residency program

The Mankato-based Family Medicine residency program previously sponsored by the University of Minnesota has transitioned to the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science as of July 1.

July 6, 2022
COVID-19 vaccination for age 5 and under in Southwest Minnesota

Beginning Tuesday, July 5, parents and legal guardians may schedule appointments for children ages 6 months to 5 years old at Southwest Minnesota sites. 

July 6, 2022
COVID-19 vaccination for age 5 and under in Southwest Wisconsin

Beginning Tuesday, July 5, parents and legal guardians may schedule appointments for children ages 6 months to 5 at most Southwest Wisconsin sites.

July 5, 2022
Mayo Clinic Heritage Film featuring La Crosse earns Gold Telly Award

The film features original music and illustrations, artfully recounting the founding of the first hospital in western Wisconsin.

June 22, 2022