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COVID-19 holiday series: 5 things you can do to physically prepare for the long winter

The holiday season can be a tricky time to maintain physical health, and with COVID-19 keeping many people indoors and isolated, there are even more barriers to wellness.

November 25, 2020
Partnership with Minnesota State Mankato for hockey, student COVID-19 testing

The contract is part of a comprehensive partnership between Mayo Clinic Health System and Minnesota State Mankato, which also includes COVID-19 testing of symptomatic students.

November 19, 2020
COVID-19 holidays series: Tips for leaving home to travel during the pandemic

If you do choose to travel, it's so important to plan ahead, be vigilant and exercise caution. 

November 19, 2020
No-visitors policy for hospital, ER patients in response to COVID-19

To protect the safety of our patients and staff, patients in the emergency departments and hospitals in Mankato, New Prague, Fairmont, Waseca and St. James will no longer be allowed to have visitors.

November 12, 2020
COVID-19 holidays series: 5 things to consider before participating in group gatherings

Over the past six months, the COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost every aspect of people's lives, and, unfortunately, the same will be true for many this holiday season.

November 12, 2020
COVID-19 testing hours extended in Southeast Minnesota

To accommodate increased demand, hours of operation at COVID-19 testing locations will be extended.

November 11, 2020
'Discover Gratitude' virtual challenge

Beginning Nov. 22, you can practice mindful thankfulness to boost spirits, feel happier and enhance overall health.

November 9, 2020
Grant funds available in Northwest Wisconsin

Mayo Clinic created the EverybodyIN Fund for Change as a way to support organizations working to advance equity, diversity and inclusion in the communities we serve.

November 9, 2020
Elective care deferred temporarily in Northwest Wisconsin

Mayo Clinic Health System hospitals in Northwest Wisconsin are experiencing dramatic increases in COVID-19 cases and are escalating hospital surge plans to respond to the growing pandemic in the regio...

October 30, 2020
New site administrator named for New Prague and Waseca

Mackenzie Miller has been named the permanent site administrator for Mayo Clinic Health System in New Prague and Waseca, Minnesota.

October 19, 2020
COVID-19 testing in Mankato moving to Madison East Center

COVID-19 testing at the drive-thru location in Mankato's Eastridge campus will move inside of the Madison East Center, beginning Oct. 21.

October 16, 2020