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Scholarships offered to Springfield area students

The Springfield Area Health Care Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications from students who attend Cedar Mountain, Comfrey, Red Rock Central, Springfield or Wabasso High School.

February 17, 2017
First patient has TAVR heart surgery at in Eau Claire

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or TAVR, is a minimally invasive procedure perfect for higher risk patients, like Charles Kaeding.

February 17, 2017
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in Eau Claire heals patient’s wounds

The treatment involves lying in a pressurized tube for about 2 ½ hours, breathing pure oxygen.

February 17, 2017
Energy therapy techniques offered through Healing Touch course

Course is designed for those with a desire to learn more about energy therapy and healing techniques.

February 16, 2017
Team registration opening for Half Moon Dragon Boat Festival in Eau Claire

Online team registration begins Wednesday, March 1, for the Aug. 5, event supporting hospice services.

February 15, 2017
Bariatric surgery has life-changing benefits for Bloomer man

Carrying extra pounds was costing Scott Decker money, and the extra weight was on track to cost him a lot more.

February 14, 2017
Ophthalmologist discusses vision function with astronaut at Florida conference

Leonid Skorin Jr., D.O. talked with conference keynote speaker about how space travel can affect eye health and visual function.

February 13, 2017
Care center residents have a primary care team available 24/7

Lake City primary care team manages each resident’s routine care, evaluates and treats unexpected illnesses, and coordinates specialty care.

February 13, 2017
Barron-based community paramedic program cares for patients in their own homes

In-home assessments include health and physical examinations, medication compliance checks, safety evaluations and hospital discharge follow-up care.

February 13, 2017
Scholarships Offered to High School Seniors in Albert Lea and Austin service area

Graduating high school seniors interested in pursuing an education in health care are welcome to apply.

February 8, 2017
Hospitals in Austin and Albert Lea designated as acute stroke ready by the Minnesota Department of Health

Emergency Departments are equipped to evaluate, stabilize and provide emergency care to patients with acute stroke symptoms.

February 7, 2017
Cannon Falls, Lake City and Red Wing hospitals designated as acute stroke ready by the Minnesota Department of Health

 Emergency Departments are equipped to evaluate, stabilize and provide emergency care to patients with acute stroke symptoms.

February 7, 2017