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Learn about volunteer opportunities at Austin Auxiliary meet and greet reception

Hours of volunteer service and fundraising efforts have direct impact on patient care.

December 13, 2018
Retirement celebration for Dr. Sam Meals

Members of the Fairmont community are invited to help celebrate the career of Sam Meals, M.D., obstetrician and gynecologist, during a retirement open house Dec. 20 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Harve...

December 11, 2018
Fairmont welcomes new behavioral health provider

Cathleen LaLonde, Ph.D., to practice at Fairmont hospital.

December 7, 2018
Match day looks to fill local Salvation Army kettles

Volunteers from Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin will ring bells for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign on Dec. 10.

December 5, 2018
New 3D breast imaging offered in Albert Lea

Technology allows radiologists to see breast scans, reduce false positives, and increase cancer detection.

December 4, 2018
Fairmont welcomes new hospital medicine provider

Kevin Dirksen, nurse practitioner to practice at Fairmont hospital.

December 3, 2018
Professional and Community Center staff and services relocate to Seminary Professional Building in Red Wing

Beginning Monday, December 10, patient care services currently offered at the Professional and Community Center will be open for business in their new home.

November 26, 2018
Hospitals earn Press Ganey awards

Four Mayo Clinic hospitals in Arizona, Florida, Minnesota and Wisconsin will be honored with Press Ganey’s 2018 Guardian and Pinnacle of Excellence Awards.

November 16, 2018
New Prague providing neurosurgery services to patients

Manish Sharma, M.B.B.S. sees patients every third week for neurosurgery services. 

November 9, 2018
New Prague celebrates 9,000 square feet of newly remodeled space

The new clinic space will be home to the Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) and Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Departments.

November 1, 2018
Inaugural Donn Dexter Physician Excellence Award presented in Eau Claire

Donn Dexter, M.D., received the award from University of Wisconsin Organ and Tissue Donation for his comprehensive leadership and clinical work to support organ donation.

November 1, 2018
Belle Plaine to Discontinue Express Care and Emphasize Family Medicine

Belle Plaine will discontinue its Express Care service in Coborn’s grocery store Dec. 31 and emphasize its Family Medicine practice for same-day health care needs in 2019.

October 30, 2018