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[Northland Press, November 22, 2011]   Heart attack patients who are transferred from rural hospitals do as well as patients who go directly to Abbott Northwestern for treatment, according to a study published in the November European Heart Journal. “We found that an organized regional heart attack care system can eliminate disparities in treatment between patients who live in urban and rural areas,” said David Larson, MD, of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and lead study author.
November 22, 2011
[Northland Press, April 05, 2011]   Patients at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby now have 24-hour access to Abbott Northwestern stroke care experts via the Allina Telehealth Network. The Allina Telehealth Network allows Abbott Northwestern stroke neurologists in Minneapolis, from the Noran Neurological Clinic, to provide real-time, around-the-clock neurological assessments via Telehealth equipment placed in CRMC’s emergency department.
April 05, 2011
[Northland Press, December 29, 2009]   Riverwood Healthcare Center and Cuyuna Regional Medical Center (CRMC) are pleased to announce their plans to provide cancer care services in affiliation with the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute(tm) (VPCI). VPCI is the comprehensive cancer care program of Allina Hospitals & Clinics based in Minneapolis and is strategically aligned with Minnesota Oncology for the coordinated, regional delivery of oncology services.
December 29, 2009