Archives for January 2020

  Five years ago, District One Hospital transitioned ownership from a stand-alone hospital supported in part with taxpayer money to Allina Health. Read more.
January 31, 2020
[KARE 11, January 30, 2020]   If you're missing the sun, you're not alone. This has been the gloomiest January on record for the Twin Cities. Learn why sunlight is important for health.
January 30, 2020
[KARE 11, January 29, 2020]   Coronavirus cases in China have now reached more than 5,900. At least 132 deaths are reported in Wuhan, the so-called epicenter of the virus. Learn more.
January 29, 2020
[Epic, January 27, 2020]   Six hundred Allina Health doctors are using a price transparency tool to have help patients be aware about what they’ll pay out of pocket for medications.
January 27, 2020
[WCCO-TV, January 25, 2020]   Poor sleep is linked to poor concentration, memory, the immune system, and Alzheimer's disease. Learn why that is and how to make sure you get enough sleep.
January 25, 2020
[Faribault Daily News, January 24, 2020]   Two suspected cases of the deadly coronavirus have been reported in Minnesota, sparking fears that a now-global epidemic could be close to hitting home.
January 24, 2020
[Faribault Daily News, January 22, 2020]   As we celebrate our five year affiliation anniversary, I thought it would be appropriate to offer a report out on what the decision has meant for the delivery of health care in this community.
January 22, 2020
[RiverTown Multimedia, January 21, 2020]   River Falls is exploring service from Allina Health. The city sent proposal requests to all known non-governmental area EMS service providers in Nov. 2019.
January 21, 2020
[Minnesota Public Radio, January 17, 2020]   Drinking alcohol is a big part of how we socialize. But increasingly, people are choosing to abstain for a month or more for personal reasons. Learn more.
January 17, 2020
[WCCO-TV, January 17, 2020]   If you got a new fitness tracker to wear on your wrist, you may still be trying to figure out how to make the most of it. Get tips on how to use it.
January 17, 2020