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[WCCO-TV, June 05, 2020]   The destruction and looting on Lake Street left neighborhoods nearby in a pharmacy shortage. People are now finding themselves looking beyond south Minneapolis for important medications.
June 04, 2020
[Star Tribune, May 24, 2020]   Most people sickened by COVID-19 survive, but in serious cases, the experience is harrowing, the effects linger and the long-term health risks aren’t clear. Minnesotans need to understand the consequences, survivors say, particularly as many grow restless with restrictions designed to slow the pandemic.
May 24, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, May 15, 2020]   For anyone, getting released from the hospital is cause for celebration, but when you are recovering from COVID-19, it can feel like a medical miracle. Friday afternoon, hospital staff at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis lined the hallway to give Steve Soeffker a standing ovation for overcoming the virus.
May 15, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, May 15, 2020]   For Steve Soeffker, leaving Abbott Northwestern Hospital Friday marked the end of 43 day odyssey through COVID-19, from entering the hospital feeling like a dead man to leaving feeling like a new person. He was the beneficiary of a new rehab program for COVID patients created by the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute at the hospital.
May 15, 2020
[MPR News, May 13, 2020]   Dr. Charles Pogemiller is a hospitalist at Allina Health's Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He's been treating COVID positive patients throughout the pandemic.
May 13, 2020
[WCCO-TV, May 06, 2020]   Vendors at the Minneapolis Midtown Global Market regularly provide free meals for nurses and other caregivers at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. On Nurses Day, Wednesday, they also arranged for local chalk artist Shane Anderson to draw a special message to the nurses in front of the hospital.
May 06, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, May 05, 2020]   Wednesday, aircraft from the Minnesota National Guard will flyover many Minnesota healthcare facilities as a gesture of thanks for the work they are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Fox 9 News talked with Allina Health's Julie Singewald, a veteran herself and director of radiology services at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, about what the flyover means to them.
May 05, 2020
[WCCO-TV, April 26, 2020]   Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s husband John Bessler on Sunday announced his recent participation in an experimental treatment for COVID-19 after recovering from the virus himself.
April 26, 2020
[Star Tribune, March 31, 2020]   Bachman's Floral, Home & Garden donated 1,500 flowering plants to Abbott Northwestern Hospital in appreciation of the efforts of health care workers responding to the Coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. The Star Tribune captured the event in photos.
March 31, 2020
[KSTP TV, March 31, 2020]   Bachman’s Floral, Home & Garden donated 1,500 flowering spring plants to Abbott Northwestern Hospital in appreciation of the efforts of health care workers responding to the Coronavirus pandemic. KSTP-TV was there to capture thew delivery.
March 31, 2020