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Allina and the nurses union: Why I will go to work even if strike is called
For financial reasons, yes, since I am my family's sole earner. But mostly because I don't want to abandon my patients, my unit and my hospital communities.
Why a UA, Banner Health partnership makes sense
Our Turn: The initiative to bring the University of Arizona Health Network into Banner Health is a "marriage of complementary strengths."
Fenway Health Announces 10 New Board Members
The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.
UnityPoint Health Announces Winner of Imagine the Amazing Contest
In 2018, UnityPoint Health gave schools the chance to Imagine the Amazing and win $25,000.
How Stanford Health, Allina Health, and others are embracing the rise of consumerism
To stay competitive amid the rise of consumerism in health care, providers and payers are investing in consumer-oriented services to build loyalty from patients who face increasing financial pressure to shop for health care services, Maria Castellucci reports for Modern Healthcare.
How to Establish an Evidence-Based Care Delivery Structure like Allina Health
Clinicians have to make difficult decisions on a regular basis. And when different clinicians within the same health system make markedly different decisions about medical treatment, significant waste and inconsistent outcomes arise. What will be discussed?: Establishing peer-reviewed and approved CPGs Prioritizing
RWJBarnabas joins 13 health systems to announce over $700M in investments
These institutions include national and regional health systems and some of the largest private-sector employers in their states and regions.
Allina Health research shows what’s important changes during late life
Matter health-tech incubator announces its first 10 companies
Matter, a health-tech incubator set to open in Chicago's Merchandise Mart early next year, announces its first 10 companies.
Top 20 rural community hospitals announced by National Rural Health Association
The determining factors for making the list included inpatient and outpatient market share, quality, costs and outcomes.
Truven Health Analytics, IBM Watson Health, Announces 100 Top Hospitals Award Winners
ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Truven Health Analytics®, part of the IBM Watson Health™ business,...
100-year-old Springfield resident honored
For Springfield resident Eva Fyke, living to be 100 years old isn’t some big mystery to be pondered. In fact, there’s really no mystery to it at all, she said.
Hoots plate 10 runs, overcome scare at Springfield
The Hannibal Hoots overcame a scare in the ninth inning to secure a 10-8 win at Springfield in a Prospect League game Tuesday.
Lady Gaga Announces teen Mental Health First Aid Pilot Program Will Expand to 20 Additional High...
Lady Gaga Announces teen Mental Health First Aid Pilot Program Will Expand to 20 Additional High Schools “With teen Mental Health First Aid, we like to say, it’s okay to not be okay,” Lady Gaga said onstage in Las Vegas.
Allina CIO on how partnerships with Health Catalyst and Aetna help it advance analytics,...
Chief Information Officer Jonathan Shoemaker offers a glimpse inside the health system’s innovative arrangements.
10 most interesting health IT partnerships this week
Federal agencies, hospitals and health systems teamed up with health IT companies this week to develop new initiatives, technologies and innovative projects.
Philadelphia Zoo Partnership Announcement
The Philadelphia Zoo and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children announced a three-year partnership.
Wife’s quick action helps prevent long-term effects after Blaine city councilman’s stroke
[KMSP Fox 9, Sept. 21, 2019] A long-time Blaine city council member suddenly lost feeling in part of his body and couldn’t speak. While time wasn’t on his side, his wife was, and now the couple is sharing their story about surviving a stroke without any side effects. Dick Swanson credits his wife, first responders and Allina Health EMS , and Mercy Hospital ‘s emergency department for his complete recovery.
HHS Announces ICD-10 Delay
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Health and Human Services has proposed a 1-year delay in its deadline for implementing the new ICD-10 diagnosis coding system.