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In this issue...
From the President/CEO
Eye Care Center opening
The right fuel for school
Award-winning heart attack care
Notes & news
On the cover:
Winona resident ElizabethWaters is pictured with orthopaedicsurgeon Timothy Gabrielsen, MD, whoperformed her knee replacement surgery in July.
Fo e Pesiden/CEO
e are fortunate in Winona. Ourcommunity is strong, thriving anddiverse in a number of ways. And while thereare many strong businesses and industriesrepresented in Winona, the healthcare sectorhas its role to fulfill. We at Winona Healthrecognize the critical responsibility of providing high quality, effective healthcare inour community, and we are honored to doour part.Healthcare has an impact on all of our lives,whether we are dealing with personal healthissues, concerned about healthcare costs,expecting high quality care and service, or hoping our health will hold up sowe don’t need healthcare services. At Winona Health we are committed to arevolutionary transformation of community healthcare, and we are excitedabout what this means for patients, residents and the community. Ourchallenge is to meet your changing needs and to exceed your expectations.You will read in this issue how the focus of physicians and staff has resultedin nationally recognized outcomes and how key procedures can changesomeone’s life. This happens every day at Winona Health.I am so impressed with the quality and caliber of physicians in our community.We have a number of outstanding new physicians on our medical staff andrecruitment efforts continue to attract others. We also have said good-byeto some physicians as they make their own life changes, and we wish themthe best.The community’s physicians, and our staff, too, work together with a singlefocus—caring for you and your family. It is our pleasure to serve you and wethank you for giving us the opportunity to do so.Rachelle H. SchultzPresident/CEO
Rachelle H. Schultz