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2012-08-06 06:23:59

VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn., Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergency Physicians Professional Association (EPPA), creators of The Urgency Room (UR) in Woodbury and Allina Health are proud to announce plans for a third UR location in Vadnais Heights at the northeast corner of County Road E and Labore Road. Construction is expected to begin in late August with a Grand Opening slated for spring of 2013. The new UR facility, being developed by The Davis Group will be 14,000 square feet when completed....

2012-05-22 02:28:08

Minnesota Hospital Association's annual awards recognize patient safety, volunteerism, innovations in patient care, hospital excellence ST. PAUL, Minn., May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Minnesota hospitals are committed to excellence and innovation in patient care. On Friday, May 18, the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) honored innovative programs and outstanding leaders in health care at its 28th annual awards ceremony. Eighteen awards were given for extraordinary...

2012-01-30 14:31:00

MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today announced the appointment of Jonathan Wood to its board of directors. Wood brings extensive financial and accounting experience to the board, along with a personal perspective about the importance of world class pediatric care. When he was 14 years old, Wood was hospitalized with a life threatening condition and given a 50-50 chance for survival. He shared a hospital room with...

2011-10-05 09:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For decades, critically ill babies born at Abbott Northwestern Hospital have been whisked through an underground tunnel for emergency care at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. It is stressful to separate moms from their babies immediately after birth, but it was necessary to provide the best care possible for both. Soon, this kind of separation will no longer be necessary. Recognizing the need for a central place where mothers and...

2010-11-10 14:54:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has received the Patient/Family Engagement Award from the Minnesota Alliance for Patient Safety in recognition of continuing efforts to improve care through family communication. Children's was recognized for the creation of its "Family Centered Team Rounding" approach for planning patients' hospital care daily from admission to discharge. The new model supports face-to-face conversations with...

2009-10-26 14:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota will open its new Emergency Department at its Minneapolis Hospital on Oct. 28. Children's has the sixth busiest pediatric Emergency Department in the country, with more than 82,000 visits last year. Patient volume due to H1N1-influenza related illnesses will push that number even higher this year. Children's new space will help reduce wait times and help meet demand with a more inviting,...