Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health's Tablet Stands Could Help Preserve PPE SuppliesOn a mostly deserted floor in an Allina Health building, you’ll find a “sea of stands.” Tom Bethke believes each one of these will play a role in fighting COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Shortage Of Personal Protective Equipment 'Huge Problem' For Health Care WorkersWith Minnesota’s nurses and doctors on the front lines of the battle against COVID-19, there continues to be concern about keeping them safe.
Allina Health, Blue Cross And Blue Shield Call On Public's Help For Face Mask DonationsBlue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Allina Health announced a community-based initiative calling on the public's help to donate personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers.
Fire At Ridgeview Condominiums In Burnsville Sends 1 Person To Hospital With Serious InjuriesAuthorities say six units in the building sustained smoke and/or fire damage and they will be uninhabitable for some time.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Experts Answer A Variety Of Common Questions About COVID-19We asked three infectious diseases experts in the Twin Cities to give us their advice on some of the biggest concerns surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19).
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health Announces Visitor RestrictionsAllina Health announced Friday they will now enforce visitor restrictions in all of their facilities, due to ongoing health concerns related to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Providers Pushing For 'Virtual' VisitsThere are several Twin Cities options that allow you to get answers from the comfort and confinement of home.
Does Listening To An Audiobook Count As Reading?According to the St. Paul Library system, audio books are checked out more often than traditional books.
St. Francis Regional Medical Center To Spend $25 Million On Expansions In ShakopeeIn total, the incoming changes amount to 15,000 square feet of new areas – and 15,000 square feet of renovations to existing spaces on hospital property.
Hospitals Announce Visitor Restrictions Because Of Flu OutbreakTo avoid getting sick, health experts are advising people to cover their coughs and wash their hands.
Intermittent Fasting's Pros And Cons For Weight LossWCCO's Jeff Wagner sits down with dietitian Amy Pleimling with Allina Health to talk about intermittent fasting's pros and cons.
GOP State Rep. Jeremy Munson Criticized For Facebook Post About Cheap InsulinA Republican state lawmaker is using Facebook to encourage diabetics to buy over-the-counter insulin for under $25 at Walmart.
Are Blue Light Lenses Worth The Cost?Consumers who buy the special glasses typically see the light itself as harmful, although research indicates the amount of time spent looking at screens, rather than the light itself, may be the bigger culprit.
Minnesota Nurses Reach Agreement With More Metro HospitalsThe Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA) says that more agreements have been made with metro hospitals.
Labor Shortage Prompts Allina Health To Launch EMT Training ProgramAt an Allina Health ambulance base in the north metro, EMT and paramedic teams await their next call for help.