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2014-06-10 16:27:49

MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Farm Credit organizations serving rural communities in Minnesota have joined to contribute $40,000 to a "telemedicine" initiative in the western part of the state. AgStar Financial Services, AgriBank, CoBank and United FCS made the contribution to Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health, in Minneapolis. The grant will enable cardiologists at Abbott Northwestern to remotely treat patients at the RC Hospital in rural Olivia, Minn.,...

2014-05-28 12:31:03

Will Implement Omnicell Technology Throughout Minnesota's Largest Integrated Health System MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicell Inc., (NASDAQ:OMCL), today announced that Allina Health has selected the company to be its provider of automated medication solutions for the 12 acute care hospitals across its integrated delivery network. Allina Health is known for offering advanced technology and high quality of care to patients in communities throughout Minnesota and...

2014-05-06 00:21:38

Bill would protect kids ST. PAUL, Minn., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Freedom to Breathe coalition, a statewide group of leading health organizations, responded today to the passage of the Health and Human Services Policy Omnibus Bill by the Minnesota House, which would create new e-cigarette restrictions. The bill was passed by a bipartisan majority. The following is a statement from Molly Moilanen, Director of Public Affairs at ClearWay Minnesota(SM) and co-chair of the...

2014-04-15 08:29:14

MINNEAPOLIS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allina Health and Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. (CRL) announced a new joint venture to operate high tech imaging services in the west and southwest metro areas of the Twin Cites on April 14. The new venture is named Twin Cities Medical Imaging and includes two sites in Edina, Minn., with additional sites expected in the future. "We at CRL are excited to have this new opportunity to work even more closely with Allina Health through Twin...

2014-02-10 16:27:04

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanger, Inc. (NYSE: HGR) today announced that its Board of Directors elected Richard Pettingill, retired President and Chief Executive Officer of Allina Hospitals and Clinics, a large network of healthcare providers in Minnesota, to the Hanger Board as a director effective February 6, 2014. Mr. Pettingill qualifies as an independent director under applicable New York Stock Exchange listing standards. "Dick is a proven leader in the...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'