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[WCCO-TV, August 11, 2020]   If you decide to have an alcoholic drink, limiting yourself to one a day is best — whether you’re a man or woman
August 11, 2020
[WCCO, April 24, 2020]   Emily Koivisto is a critical care nurse at Allina Health's Mercy Hospital as well as a photographer. It's tough work during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 24, 2020
[ABC Newspapers, April 16, 2020]   Mercy Hospital is a quiet place these days. “It depends on where you are in the hospital, but for the most part, in the hospital it’s very empty,” said Daniel Steffen, Mercy’s vice president of operations.
April 16, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, September 21, 2019]   A Blaine city council member suddenly lost feeling in part of his body and couldn't speak. Read his story about surviving a stroke without any side effects.
September 21, 2019
[KSTP TV, May 29, 2019]   The Mother Baby Center at Allina Health's Mercy Hospital, the latest Allina Hospital to open a milk depot, celebrated its opening today with an open house.
May 29, 2019
[CTN News, April 26, 2019]   The Gift of Life event celebrates those who donated organs with their families at the annual ceremony to remember organ donors & remind others to donate.
April 26, 2019
[Washington Post, March 05, 2019]   Late on Feb. 22, doctors told Jason Spencer his health was declining so rapidly, he might not live through the night.
March 05, 2019
[Sun Focus, March 11, 2018]   Allina Health is halfway through a three-and-half-year project to truly transform Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids and the former Unity Hospital in Fridley into “one hospital, two campuses.” At the beginning of 2017, the two hospitals, 9 miles apart, officially merged and began operating under one license. Unity Hospital is now known as Mercy Hospital - Unity Campus .
March 11, 2018
[Minnesota Business, January 26, 2017]   Sara Criger, president of Allina’s Mercy Hospital, is a serial change agent. Her leadership has impacted a number of hospitals in the metro area. Read more.
January 26, 2018
[Sun Focus, January 16, 2017]   For the past 50 years, two Allina Health hospitals – Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids and Unity Hospital in Fridley – have collaborated on many services for patients in the North Metro. That collaboration has resulted in enhanced care for the north metro communities and has set the stage for a new era for the two hospitals.
January 16, 2017