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Fairmont achieves stroke-ready status


The designation means the hospital is equipped to evaluate, stabilize and provide emergency care to patients with acute stroke symptoms.

River Hills Mall in Mankato to offer health and wellness opportunities


Mayo Clinic Health System collaborates with River Hills Mall to offer community wellness programs, health education and resources and family activities designed for all ages.

OB Department in Fairmont recognized for exceptional patient experience


Fairmont’s Obstetrics (OB) Department was recently recognized for achieving top-ranked patient experience scores in its birthing and nursery unit.


This Fourth of July, leave the fireworks to the professionals


In an effort to reduce injuries, optometrists and ophthalmologists at Mayo Clinic Health System encourage families to attend their local fireworks displays instead of using fireworks at home this Fourth.

Fairmont Emergency Department entrance temporarily relocated to Lutz Wing entrance


Effective Monday, June 27, the Emergency Department (ED) entrance at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont will be temporarily relocated to the Lutz Wing main entrance on the south side of the medical center.

Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont awards three $3,000 dependent scholarships


Three graduating seniors of Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont employees were each recently awarded $3,000 scholarships for the next four years — totaling $12,000 for each student — through the Mayo Clinic Dependent Scholarship plan. This is the first year Mayo Clinic Health System sites were eligible for the program.

James R. Hebl, M.D., named regional vice president for southwest Minnesota


Dr. Hebl will be the physician leader for Mayo Clinic’s community practice in southwest Minnesota, a region that includes six hospitals and 22 clinics.

More than 3,300 items donated to CADA in Mankato


CADA is a nonprofit organization that provides support to women and children who have been victims of domestic violence by providing safety, shelter and education at times of great need.

New Specialty Care Nursery opens in Mankato


The nursery features improved space and enhanced privacy for babies and their families, as well as additional advanced care for the smallest of patients.

Gold Cross to break ground for new facility in Fairmont


Gold Cross, Mayo Clinic’s ground ambulance service, is making a long-term investment in serving patients in the Fairmont region.

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