Albany residents will need to adjust to life without a hospital in their town in the new year. Catholic Health Initiatives announced back in September that they're closing both the clinic and the hospital on December 31st.
This week in our "Behind the Scenes" series on WJON, we brainstorm how to improve health care with the Quality Improvement Department at CentraCare Health. Just like the weather improvements in health care are always changing and to keep up with those needs a group of people are in charge …
CentraCare is the latest location in the St. Cloud metro area to offer a weekly farmers market. It will be held on Thursdays from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m. at CentraCare Health Plaza - River East parking lot.
CentraCare is once again offering free skin cancer screenings. They'll be done this Monday and Tuesday at CentraCare Clinic - Health Plaza. If you're interested, call to make an appointment at 229-4924. No walk-ins will be accepted.
A baby is safe and back together with its parents, after being abducted from the Melrose hospital this (Thursday) morning. CentraCare Health spokeswoman Jeanine Nistler says the incident happened at about 9:00 a.m.
St. Cloud area doctors are on the look out for a severe respiratory illness that's affecting several states. Health officials say the Enterovirus D68 has been confirmed in Chicago and Kansas City, and there are suspected cases in several Midwestern states - including Minnesota.