Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn., announced plans to acquire 50-bed Fairview Red Wing (Minn.) Health Services.
Financial details weren't released. The deal comes “after months of discussion” starting in the fall between Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services and Mayo, according to a news release. Mayo targets a July 1 date to take over operations. Fairview Red Wing CEO Scott Wordelman will leave his post after a transition period. Dr. Tom Witt, CEO at Mayo Clinic Health System sites in Cannon Falls, Minn., and Lake City, Minn., will take Wordelman's responsibilities, as well as those at other regional sites.