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Terry Brandt named chair of administration, Southwest Minnesota Region


Terry Brandt has been named chair of administration for Mayo Clinic Health System Southwest Minnesota Region. He succeeds Rich Grace who, after a 40-year career with Mayo Clinic, will retire at the end of 2016.

Farm Safety Tips


In anticipation of the upcoming harvest season, it’s important for those in the farming community to be well prepared and safe.

Springfield Community Wellness Team to celebrate meeting No. 100


Remains a model of consistency and health since its inception in 2008.

Mankato recognized for outstanding heart care


Medical center honored by American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology for cardiac expertise.

Mankato recognized as high performer by U.S. News & World Report


Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato was rated High Performing in heart failure and hip replacement by U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-17 Best Hospitals for Procedures & Conditions, which was published online today.

Springfield 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.

Springfield Area Health Care Foundation awards six scholarships


 Scholarships were awarded to area high school students who plan to pursue post-secondary health care degrees and one student already enrolled.

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.

Springfield named to Top 20 Critical Access Hospital list


Medical center earned top-20 nationwide rating in quality. 

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