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Wellness Center opens at MCHS Cannon Falls

A new retail pharmacy and Wellness Center will open this month at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing. A grand opening will be held July 28. Photo courtesy of Mayo Clinic Health System

CANNON FALLS — A grand opening celebration will be held Friday, July 28, for a new retail pharmacy and Wellness Center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Cannon Falls. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony 1:30 p.m. followed by public tours from 2 to 5 p.m.

The expansion project was made possible through donated funds designated with the intent to build out the existing shell space on the main level.

"Our commitment to the Cannon Falls community stands just as strong as it did when we opened the new facility three years ago," said Dr. Brian Whited, CEO of Mayo Clinic Health System in Cannon Falls, Lake City and Red Wing. "The needs of the community continue to grow and we are excited to be able to offer these additional services to our community members, patients and staff."

The pharmacy will be open 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m, and 1 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday starting July 29. Pharmacy staff will have access to a broad range of medications and specialty medications, and will work in collaboration with Mayo Clinic in Rochester to fulfill patient needs.

The Wellness Center will be open 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week. Memberships will be available for purchase during the open house on July 28 and during staffed hours starting on July 31. The Wellness Center features a personal orientation with staff, cardio and strength training equipment, select classes, HydroMassage and more.