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We Are Becoming Tamarack Health

Memorial Medical Center & Hayward Area Memorial Hospital are Becoming Tamarack Health Ashland, WI and Hayward, WI Memorial Medical Center (MMC) and Hayward Area Memorial Hospital (HAMH) are thrilled to announce an upcoming new brand! Over the last few years, the organizations have been working on rebranding efforts to better align the two medical centers under […]

Memorial Medical Center Expands Testing for Heart Conditions

Pictured: Members of the stress test team at MMC from left to right: Cyndi Belanger, Rob Jones, and Melissa Kryzych. Memorial Medical Center Expands Testing for Heart Conditions Ashland, WI — Memorial Medical Center (MMC) recently expanded its heart health stress test services in the Cardiopulmonary Services department by designating skilled nurse Cyndi Belanger, BAN, […]

Recipe Corner: Creamy Avocado Soup

Creamy Avocado Soup Serving Size 1 cup • Makes 8 Servings   The avocado in this soup takes the place of heavy cream to create a surprisingly lush, smooth texture without the fat and calories of real cream. Enjoy with a whole grain crusty bread or with low sodium crackers for a hearty, heart-healthy meal! […]

Memorial Medical Center Receives Performance Leadership Award for Patient Perspective

As part of the National Rural Health Day celebration on November 17, 2022, Memorial Medical Center (MMC) announced it has been recognized with a 2022 Performance Leadership Award for excellence in patient perspective. Compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health, the Performance Leadership Awards honor top quartile performance (e.g., 75th percentile or above) among rural hospitals in Quality, Outcomes, and Patient Perspective.

MMC welcomes Dr. Matthew Bettendorf to its growing general surgery team

Memorial Medical Center (MMC) in Ashland is pleased to welcome Dr. Matthew Bettendorf to its growing general surgery team.

Dr. Bettendorf is a board-certified general surgeon with nearly 20 years of experience. He’s coming to MMC from the Duluth area with specialization in minimally-invasive surgical procedures, specifically dealing with upper gastrointestinal issues.

Critical Access Award