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Marshfield Clinic opens a new primary care center in Rhinelander next week.

An Antigo native will be taking patients beginning May 30. The clinic will be located on the grounds of the existing Rhinelander Dental Center, operated by Family Health Center of Marshfield, Inc., in conjunction with Marshfield Clinic, at 2260 North Shore Drive.

Dr. Jessica Marshall is a physician specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics. Shesays she's excited to be a part of the community...

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One out of every three American adults has pre-diabetes, and most do not know it.

Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center health educators are offering classes to help people improve their health and to help avoid a growing wave of pre-diabetes.

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MINOCQUA – Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) now has a clear path to build its $35 million hospital in Minocqua.

The deadline has passed for Ascension/Howard Young Medical Center to file a challenge in Oneida County Circuit Court over the county board of adjustment’s decision to grant a conditional use permit (CUP) to the Marshfield-based healthcare provider.

Construction Green-lighted For Minocqua Hospital

Dec 14, 2017
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RHINELANDER – Minocqua is now back on track to have a $35 million hospital with 12 in-patient beds built adjacent to Marshfield Clinic’s Minocqua campus.

At its appeals hearing Thursday, the Oneida County Board of Adjustment agreed to issue Marshfield Clinic Health System a conditional use permit (CUP) to build the acute care facility, thus overturning the planning and development committee’s denial of the same request. Marshfield Clinic staff broke out in applause after the 4-1 vote

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Marshfield Clinic has joined with nationally-recognized addiction treatment organizations. Last week the Hazelden-Betty Ford Foundation added Marshfield Clinic as its eighth partner in the Patient Care Network.

Hazelden is based in Minnesota and the Betty Ford Center is named after the former First Lady.

Marshfield Clinic Director of Substance Abuse Services, Sheila Weix  says the collaboration is designed to improve care across the U.S. Weix says by working together it gives them more tools to assess a person and also education and research studies...

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It took less than five minutes last night for the Rhinelander city council to approve a new primary care medical facility.

Marshfield Clinic is planning to build a 3,500-square-foot primary care clinic off of North Shore Drive, adjacent to the Marshfield Clinic’s Rhinelander Dental Center. City Fire Chief and Building Inspector Terry Williams said the clinic would share a driveway entrance with the dental center. Williams says developers would like to get things moving before winter sets in.

Doctor Jessica Marshall will be the first physician in the new clinic....

A two-day conference this week in Lac du Flambeau will focus education and workshops for the public and professionals to understand a growing opioid problem here and what is being done to combat it.

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Phase one is just finishing, phase two is about to begin, and phase three is yet to be determined. Those are the steps as Ascension-Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff soon begins the $5 million second phase of renovation.

Work centers on outpatient service areas including rehabilitation services, cardiac rehabilitation, wound care and the emergency department.

President of Ascension-Howard Young, Sandy Anderson, gives an example how it will benefit patients...

Update: Oneida Panel Denies Permit For Hospital

Jun 14, 2017

RHINELANDER – Marshfield Clinic officials are weighing their options after the Oneida County Planning and Development Committee Wednesday, June 14 denied their request for a conditional use permit (CUP) to build a 12-bed hospital adjacent to their Minocqua Clinic.

Voting to deny the permit were supervisors Jack Sorensen, Scott Holewinski and Mike Timmons. Supervisors Billy Fried and Dave Hintz voted against the motion.

Oneida Delays Action On Minocqua Hospital Permit

May 24, 2017

The Oneida County Planning and Development Committee is again delaying deliberations on Marshfield Clinic’s request for a permit to build a 12-bed hospital adjacent to its Minocqua Center.

Committee members decided today to set June 8 as the date to finally discuss whether the conditional use permit application meets county standards, mostly related to land use. The meeting will take place at the county courthouse.

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A decision on Marshfield Clinic’s hospital plans may finally come at Wednesday's(5/24) meeting of the Oneida County Planning and Development Committee.

The conditional use permit needed by the Clinic to build a 12-bed hospital in Minocqua returns for another round of talks and possibly a decision.

Marshfield Clinic Scores Win At Town Board

Mar 8, 2017

Round 2 belongs to Marshfield Clinic after the Minocqua Town Board voted unanimously Tuesday, March 7th to recommended approval of Marshfield Clinic’s hospital plans over objections by Howard Young Medical Center officials. The board’s approval comes on the heels of a similar recommendation by the town plan commission to issue a conditional use permit, which Marshfield Clinic needs in order to build a 12-bed hospital adjacent to its Minocqua clinic and ambulatory center.

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Marshfield Clinic’s plans to build a 12-bed hospital in Minocqua cleared its first hurdle Tuesday with a favorable recommendation from the Minocqua Plan Commission.

Marshfield Clinic’s Dr. William Melms outlines what the public can expect of the $35 million facility that it wants to build adjacent to its clinic and ambulatory surgery center in Minocqua:

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Competition is expected to heat up between two regional healthcare providers after Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) announced plans to build a hospital with a projected cost of upwards of $35 million at its Minocqua facility.

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More details have come forward about the proposed new hospital adjoined to the Marshfield Clinic in Minocqua.

Marshfield Clinic Health System announced it has submitted an application to build a state-of-the-art hospital attached to its current clinic and ambulatory surgery center. The new 72,000 square foot facility would be one story.

Marshfield Clinic Regional Medical Director Dr. William Melms...

"'s planned to have 12 inpatient beds, emergency services, imaging, lab and surgery. We anticipate this being a state-of-the-art hospital..."