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Albert Lea and Austin receive high marks for hospital quality from federal government

As a combined campus, high marks were awarded for Overall Hospital Quality — earning a 5 star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

January 10, 2018
Respiratory therapist in Barron wins national award

Samantha Bowe is the recipient of the Pulmonary Health and Illness of the Lung (PHIL) Award.

January 5, 2018
First baby of 2018 born in Barron

Liam Brown was born on Jan. 2, but his due date was Dec. 26.

January 4, 2018
January 3, 2018
2018 New Year’s Day baby born in Menomonie

Rochelle and Jonathan Kroening of Menomonie knew they might have a holiday baby, but they expected him to arrive closer to Christmas.

January 2, 2018
Team effort brings first baby of 2018 in Eau Claire

Sterling Ravago was delivered on Jan. 1 to Christine Ravago and her husband, Simon Bone, by first-time surrogate mom Alyssa Johnson of Eau Claire.

January 1, 2018
Northwest Wisconsin counts baby blessings in 2017

What’s in a name? Ask Emmett, Jackson and Owen. Or Abigail, Evelyn or Nora. Those names topped the lists of babies born in northwest Wisconsin.

December 27, 2017
2016 hospice remembrance quilt unveiled in northwest Wisconsin

The names of deceased loved ones have been stitched onto the quilt, which will be on display throughout 2017.

December 18, 2017
New physician assistant welcomed to Austin Family Medicine department

Diana Nelson, PA, joined the practice on Dec. 1st.

December 11, 2017
Auxiliary in Austin hosts "$6 Sale" on December 18

Proceeds support auxiliary projects at the medical center.

December 7, 2017
Reach Out and Read Literacy Program introduced in Mankato

Getting books from health care providers will soon be a routine part of regular pediatric checkups.

December 5, 2017
Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA) announce sponsorship transfer

FSPA announced it intends to transfer complete oversight of Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare to lay leaders of the organization.

November 21, 2017