Unity Hospital opens acute care unit for elderly


[Anoka County Union, December 07, 2012] Unity Hospital, part of Allina Health, opened an acute care for the elderly (ACE) unit Dec. 4. The ACE unit offers an innovative model of care for older, hospitalized patients. The 14-bed unit is the first of its kind within Allina Health and the second designated ACE unit in Minnesota.

“This will be the unit where I will want my 86-year-old mother to be admitted should she ever need hospital care,” said Lori Wightman, Unity Hospital president. See the entire article at abcnewspapers.com.

Posted on December 09, 2012 in Allina Health SystemAnoka County UnionGeriatrics

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