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[Minnesota Public Radio, January 28, 2013]   Hospice use in the United State is growing, yet myths and misunderstandings remain. What should families know?
January 28, 2013
[KDUZ Radio, August 22, 2012]   Allina Health has announced its intention to acquire ConnectCare, a non-profit company providing home health care and hospice services to the Glencoe and Hutchinson, Minnesota communities. ConnectCare is a joint venture of Hutchinson Area Health Care and Glencoe Regional Health Services.
August 22, 2012
[CTN News, February 24, 2012]   There's a new place in the north metro for people to go who've been diagnosed with a terminal illness. This week, Allina's J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice opened its doors to the public just across the river in Brooklyn Park.
March 02, 2012
[WCCO-TV, February 18, 2012]   Allina's J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice is now open in Brooklyn Park. With 12 rooms for residents, it is the largest residential hospice in the Twin Cities metro and will help alleviate a shortage of hospice beds in the region.
February 20, 2012
[TPT, January 01, 0001]   Allina Hospitals & Clinics is a partner in a three year program called Honoring Choices. Its goal is to get Minnesotans talking and planning so families are prepared when dealing with end-of-life issues.
August 26, 2011
[Minnesota Public Radio, June 23, 2011]   An effort that was pioneered in Wisconsin in the 1980s to get more people to prepare for the end of their lives has moved into the Twin Cities, serving as a model to create Minnesota's first large-scale program for end-of-life planning . The Twin Cities program, called Honoring Choices Minnesota, is three years old and includes every health provider and health system in the metro area.
June 24, 2011
[Minnesota Public Radio, May 16, 2011]   Later this week, the Minnesota Twins will travel to Phoenix for a series against the Diamondbacks. While they are in Arizona, some members of the team are hoping to visit former Twin Harmon Killebrew.
May 16, 2011
[Fox 9 News, May 14, 2011]   After 74-year-old Hall of Fame slugger Harmon Killebrew announced he is entering hospice care, many are wondering what that entails and how it helps those who are struggling with terminal disease. FOX 9 News spoke with the Dr. Don Grossbach , medical director for Allina Hospitals & Clinics' Hospice , to learn more about hospice care.
May 16, 2011
[Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, April 11, 2011]   Allina Hospitals & Clinics will break ground in Brooklyn Park on Wednesday for the J.A. Wedum Residential Hospice , a 12-bed facility that the medical clinic says will help alleviate a shortage of hospice beds in the Twin Cities. The $5 million hospice will be located next to the Allina Medical Clinic .
April 11, 2011
[Star Tribune, December 09, 2010]   Music therapists combine music and psychology to help patients and families in settings from nursery to hospice. They may work in hospitals, long-term care facilities, schools, treatment centers or in patients' homes.
December 09, 2010