In an effort to curb the spread of influenza, Fairview Health Services last week imposed restrictions on visitors to its six Minnesota hospitals, including Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming. Visitors will be screened, and those with flu-like symptoms or exposure to others with those symptoms will not be allowed to visit patients. Also, visitors [...]
Major players in the Forest Lake area are combining to test the waters regarding a long-contemplated amenity. The city, school district and Fairview Lakes Medical Center are going in on a market study to gauge interest in a YMCA and determine a building project’s feasible scope.
Kids and adults: Your artistic talents and best wishes are needed! You can create seasonal cards for military personnel on duty and for veterans in hospitals or homes. The cards will be delivered through the American Red Cross. Follow these guidelines, and then bring your creations to the Fairview Family Medicine Clinic at Wyoming or [...]
With the school year in full swing, a Fairview Lakes Medical Center program marks its 15th year of pairing local students with adult mentors.
The Fairview Lakes Medical Center pulmonary rehabilitation program has been certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Pulmonary rehabilitation helps people with breathing problems, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), recover faster and improve their quality of life. It involves exercise, education, counseling and support for patients and families. Certified programs [...]
Imagine this all-too-common scenario: You’re a woman who recently had a mammogram and you’re nervously awaiting your results.