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News release archives

All news releases issued by Allina Health or its operating units since 2006 can be found in this directory. For more information, contact a media manager or email the editor.

2014 News Release Archive

07/24/2014  

The Penny George™ Institute for Health and Healing is opening at Abbott Northwestern—WestHealth

07/21/2014  

Allina Health donation gives boost to Shot for Hope event

07/17/2014  

10 local organizations and groups receive healthy activity grants

07/16/2014  

Mercy Hospital strengthens cardiovascular program with multi-purpose operating room

07/15/2014  

Abbott Northwestern and Mercy hospitals, part of Allina Health, rank #1 and #2 in the Twin Cities says U.S. News & World Report

07/10/2014  

River Falls Area Hospital recognized nationally as a "Great Community Hospital"

07/10/2014  

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute seeks volunteers for Wheelchair Softball World Series, August 14-16

07/08/2014  

57 organizations and local groups receive healthy activity grants

07/08/2014  

Allina Health's Phillips Eye Institute to launch Kirby Puckett Eye Mobile with free vision screening event

06/23/2014  

Unity Hospital introduces new surgery robot

06/12/2014  

Eight non-traditional students benefit from $1,000 scholarships

06/10/2014  

Farm Credit organizations contribute $40,000 to support rural telemedicine in western Minnesota

06/10/2014  

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute celebrates Olympic Day as part of Courage Kenny Country Championships

06/04/2014  

River Falls Area Hospital receives mammography accreditation

06/03/2014  

Admissions Department makes donation to Owatonna Hospital Patient Courtesy Counter

06/02/2014  

Owatonna Hospital Lab receives accreditation from college of American Pathologists

06/02/2014  

Allina Health and tpt present new episode of “Late Life”

05/29/2014  

$1,500 awarded to community food garden project

05/29/2014  

$1,600 donation for interpretive trail at Kinnickinnic State Park

05/28/2014  

Getting Back to Better: New Workshops Energize People with Ongoing Health Conditions

05/22/2014  

Birth Center recognized for early elective delivery reduction success

05/21/2014  

Picnic held in honor of EMS personnel

05/20/2014  

Local Girl Scout troop donates care packages for Owatonna Hospital Patient Courtesy Counter

05/19/2014  

WestHealth, part of Allina Health, to host Twin Cities’ first Walk with a Doc

05/19/2014  

Phillips Eye Institute, part of Allina Health, announces key gifts for vision screening

05/15/2014  

Pioneering Cars for Courage vehicle donation program is now Cars for Courage Kenny

05/14/2014  

Allina Health and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota to break ground on The Mother Baby Center at Mercy Hospital on May 14

05/08/2014  

Allina Health and Saint Paul Public Schools announce new program to support learning success

05/08/2014  

Abbott Northwestern Hospital interventional neuroradiologists treat 2,000th brain aneurysm

05/08/2014  

Baby Café offers expert help, friendship, encouragement for moms

05/07/2014  

Minneapolis Heart Institute® — Baxter invites the public to an open house

05/06/2014  

Allina Health lowers lung screening price

05/02/2014  

Public invited to Mercy Specialty Center Open House

05/02/2014  

Allina Health cardiologist is first in the Midwest to implant the world’s tiniest pacemaker

04/30/2014  

Allina Health cancer researcher earns national honor

04/29/2014  

Owatonna Hospital Auxiliary announces memorials received

04/28/2014  

Allina Health’s New Shoes, Healthy Kids provides more than 50 area kids with new athletic shoes

04/28/2014  

Owatonna Hospital’s New Shoes, Healthy Kids event provides 150 area kids with a new pair of athletic shoes

04/24/2014  

Owatonna Hospital Blood Drive open to community members on Friday, May 9

04/22/2014  

Beginning in May Allina Health Owatonna Pharmacy will be closed weekends and holidays

04/21/2014  

Allina Health study shows health information sharing between health systems reduces diagnostic tests and procedures

04/18/2014  

Buffalo Hospital, a part of Allina Health, to be the first host of the Walk with a Doc program in Minnesota

04/18/2014  

Minneapolis Heart Institute® presents “The Road Map to Heart Health” May 1 in Little Falls

04/17/2014  

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute's Jr. Rolling Timberwolves are wheelchair basketball national champions

04/17/2014  

Allina Health New Shoes, Healthy Kids event will provide 10,000 kids with a pair of new athletic shoes

04/16/2014  

Piper Breast Center presents Well Women: Breast Care Basics May 8 in Plymouth

04/15/2014  

Allina Health and Consulting Radiologists, Ltd., agree to outpatient imaging joint venture

04/14/2014  

Mercy and Unity Faith Community Nurses offer memory screening May 3

04/14/2014  

Allina Health contributes $1,000 to Turningpoint

04/10/2014  

Abbott Northwestern’s program to monitor neurosurgical patients is first accredited in Minnesota

04/07/2014  

Allina Health Hastings Nininger Road Clinic expands cardiovascular services

04/07/2014  

National Volunteer Week is April 7-13

03/31/2014  

River Falls Area Hospital president goes green to raise some green

03/27/2014  

Two Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute clinics combine and expand in new Forest Lake location

03/25/2014  

Abbott Northwestern Hospital receives highest nursing credential with prestigious Magnet® recognition . . . again

03/24/2014  

Public invited to Spring Spree fundraiser for the Owatonna Hospital Auxiliary

03/20/2014  

Mercy Hospital, part of Allina Health, named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals®

03/17/2014  

Abbott Northwestern Hospital physicians present free arthritis seminar

03/11/2014  

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute – Golden Valley ranks among the best nursing homes in the nation

03/05/2014  

Unity Hospital offers cancer patients new treatment options

03/04/2014  

Mercy Hospital is first in Minnesota to use a new miniature cardiac monitor

02/25/2014  

With LifeCourse™, Allina Health tries new ways to support patients with serious illness and their caregivers

02/25/2014  

Minneapolis Heart Institute and Allina Medical Clinic – Northfield present Heart to Heart: Understanding and Treating Abnormal Heart Rhythms

02/25/2014  

Buffalo Hospital invites women to the Connect Retreat

02/24/2014  

Allina Medical Clinic changes name to Allina Health

02/24/2014  

Spring/Summer Healing Arts Reception to be held March 18 at Owatonna Hospital

02/19/2014  

Buffalo Hospital Foundation to award ten scholarships

02/06/2014  

Skiers with disabilities hit the slopes during 11th annual Great Lakes Mono-Ski Madness and Race Camp February 11-13, 2014

02/03/2014  

Owatonna Hospital Auxiliary accepting scholarship applications

01/31/2014  

Local advice used to help develop county health improvement plan

01/27/2014  

Owatonna Sleep Center in Owatonna Receives Program Accreditation

01/23/2014  

Virginia Piper Cancer Institute now serves Mercy Hospital

01/22/2014  

End of life planning series coming to Mercy Hospital

01/15/2014  

Hospital helps secure new fridge for local food shelf

01/09/2014  

Rhinos Foundation supports local cancer program