Marshfield Clinic to Purchase Ascension St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston

Marshfield Clinic Health System has announced plans to purchase Ascension St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston, including Ascension Wisconsin’s interest in The Diagnostic & Treatment Center (DTC) in Weston and Flambeau Hospital in Park Falls.

The transaction is expected to be completed in spring 2020. With the acquisition, Marshfield Clinic will not move forward with plans for a new hospital in Wausau.

Previously the two systems reached an agreement in 2017 that let to the clinic’s acquisition of what is now Marshfield Medical Center-Marshfield.

The transaction is subject to approvals and more information will be shared when a definitive agreement is in place. Further information is not being released at this time.