2011 was a year of change for Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont. There was its name, for one. In May, Fairmont Medical Center was no more, nor was Immanuel-St. Joseph in Mankato. Across the board, medical facilities belonging to the Mayo system dropped their original names in favor of the more consistent branding: Mayo Clinic Health System in ... fill in the blank…Dr. Marie Morris, chief medical officer in Fairmont, explained: "People are specializing and doing work for the whole region and being more efficient. We've seen people's job descriptions change, from spending half their time doing two jobs to working full-time doing one job."
Fairmont Sentinel, by Meg Alexander, 1/9/2012