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[KSTP TV, August 12, 2020]   While COVID-19 testing is growing in at least some clinics, so has the time it takes to get results.
August 12, 2020
[WCCO-TV, April 24, 2020]   With a push to increase COVID-19 testing, more sites are becoming available to get testing. Most anyone with a virus symptom can now get tested. Read more.
April 24, 2020
[WCCO-TV, April 02, 2020]   The limited supply of COVID-19 test kits is keeping Minnesota health care systems from testing as many people as they'd like. Allina Health Vice President of Laboratory Services , Heather Dawson, talked with WCCO-TV about how the smaller than desired supply is being managed.
April 02, 2020
[KMSP Fox 9, March 22, 2020]   Allina Health Lab pathologist Dr. Lauren Anthony updated Fox 9 News about COVID-19 testing, the need for homemade face masks and the blood shortage.
March 22, 2020
[City Pages, March 18, 2020]   In the Minnesota-Dakotas region, 80 Red Cross blood drives—the equivalent of 2,500 donations—have been canceled. Yet the need for blood is constant .
March 18, 2020
[Minnesota Public Radio, December 27, 2016]   Just like retailers, doctors, hospitals, pharmacies and health plans see a jump in business around the holidays, and it's due to policies actually designed to slow health spending. High-deductible health plans many Americans now have push people who've met their deductible to scramble for appointments of all kinds during the end of the year.
December 27, 2016
[Oncology Nurse Advisor, January 01, 0001]   Most patients with invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) breast cancer could be treated with hormones alone and not with chemotherapy, according to a study published in Clinical Breast Cancer (2015; doi:10.1016/j.clbc.2015.08.001). This study analyzed the use of the Oncotype DX gene expression test to predict recurrence of invasive lobular carcinoma.
November 10, 2015
[Pioneer Press, August 18, 2011]   Chris Evans wants to qualify for a health plan with a lower deductible next year. So the St. Paul man spent five minutes this week with a toothbrush-shaped swab tucked between his cheek and gums as part of a tobacco-use screening test at United Hospital.
August 19, 2011
[Twin Cities Business, April 19, 2011]   Allina Hospitals & Clinics has started work on a project that has been on its radar for about 10 years—a consolidated central medical laboratory. Construction began in March on the new $29 million lab for Allina Medical Laboratories , which will house 400 employees who are currently spread out among 12 labs located in five different buildings on the Abbott Northwestern Hospital campus.
April 19, 2011
[Star Tribune, April 19, 2011]   Allina Hospitals & Clinics has started building a $29 million medical laboratory space near its headquarters in south Minneapolis. The medical lab, scheduled to open in February, will house about 400 people who currently work in a dozen labs scattered around Abbott Northwestern Hospital in south Minneapolis.
April 19, 2011