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[Star Tribune, September 27, 2020]   A new deal between Allina Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota may be a long-promised fix to incentives in health care
September 27, 2020
[Bloomberg BusinessWeek, September 01, 2020]   Dr. Penny Wheeler, CEO at Allina Health and Dr. Craig Samitt, President of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota discuss their value-based agreement to provide more affordable health care
September 01, 2020
[WCCO-TV, March 09, 2020]   With the COVID-19 virus now hitting closer to home in Minnesota and Wisconsin, more questions are being asked about how to protect yourself. Allina Health Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tim Sielaff , joined WCCO-TV in studio to answer some of those questions.
March 09, 2020
[Modern Healthcare, June 18, 2019]   Allina Health president and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler has been named to Modern Healthcare magazine's list of the 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives.
June 18, 2019
[Twin Cities Business Magazine, January 01, 0001]   In the Twin Cities region, Minneapolis-based Allina Health and Bloomington-based HealthPartners are competing providers. But in the northwest corner of the metro, the two nonprofit health systems are working together in a unique partnership.
September 05, 2017
[Pioneer Press, August 02, 2016]   For the Twin Cities, Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis retained first place in the U.S. News & World Report rankings. Abbott Northwestern received national rankings in five specialty areas: Cardiology and Heart Surgery (No. 31); Geriatrics (No. 41); Gynecology (No. 16), Neurology and Neurosurgery (No. 47) and Orthopedics (no.
August 02, 2016
[DOTmed.com, May 11, 2016]   HealthCare Business News recently caught up with Tim Bollig to learn more about his history in health care and to get the latest about medical imaging at Mercy Hospital , part of Allina Health . HCB News: What inspired you to get involved in health care?
May 11, 2016
[Star Tribune, January 01, 0001]   Allina Health is merging under one license two acute care hospitals in Anoka County, as the Minneapolis-based system tries to eliminate duplicate services at the nearby medical centers. Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids and Unity Hospital in Fridley will continue distinct operations, but the smaller medical center in Fridley next year will take the name “Mercy Hospital — Unity Campus.” Read more at startribune.com .
May 10, 2016
[Isanti County News, April 18, 2016]   Cambridge Medical Center , part of Allina Health , has been recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. Cambridge Medical Center was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual report, “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for pneumonia, surgical care and stroke.
April 18, 2016
[The Alley, January 18, 2016]   On December 1st, Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Allina Health announced that they were putting into action a new food and beverage policy starting in 2016. These changes will include removing sugary drinks and deep-fat fried foods from all cafeterias, vending machines and gift shops.
January 18, 2016