HealthPartners To Close 7 Clinics, Expand Telemedicine & Drive-Up TestingHealthPartners announced Wednesday that it will be closing multiple clinics as health services have evolved during the COVID-19 pandemic.
What's The Status Of COVID-19 Testing In Minnesota?For months, we heard there weren't enough COVID-19 tests to go around. Now, health officials think people aren't getting the new message, those with symptoms can, and should, get tested.
Coronavirus Updates: Minnesota Approaching 5,000 Daily COVID-19 Diagnostic TestsHealthPartners alone can process two-thousand tests each day, across its eight clinics. Allina Health says it is also getting close to performing that same number of tests.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: HealthPartners On Track To Process 2,000 COVID-19 Tests A DayHealthPartners says its labs will be able to process more than 2,000 COVID-19 tests a day starting next week.
HealthPartners To Furlough 10% Of Workforce, CEO Takes 40% Pay CutHealthPartners announced Thursday the organization's plan to reduce overall compensation for salaried leaders in 2020 to manage financial challenges due to COVID-19.
Coronavirus In MN: HealthPartners Waives Cost For All Virtuwell Visits Through May 31HealthPartners on Thursday announced that it is waiving member costs for all Virtuwell visits through the end of May to provide members with a safe, cost-free option to get care.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: HealthPartners Begins Clinical Trial For Drug To Treat COVID-19 Pneumonia PatientsThe drug - called CM4620-IE - received fast-track approval from the FDA earlier this month, allowing HealthPartners to begin clinical trials.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: MN Wild Donating Much-Needed Medical Supplies To Regions HospitalThe Minnesota Wild is donating medical supplies to health care workers at HealthPartners this week in response to the industries' shortage of key supplies.
What Is Hydroxychloroquine?President Trump has said the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine “could be a game-changer” in the fight against COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: HealthPartners Postpones Elective Surgery, Suspends Non-Emergency Dental AppointmentsThe postponement on all elective surgeries, procedures and non-essential radiology services is set for now to run through April 3. Additionally, no surgeries are being scheduled until after April 27.
What Does Coronavirus (COVID-19) Do To Our Bodies?The majority of people recover without medical assistance from COVID-19. Those people often don’t suffer lung damage and their white blood cells can eat up the virus.
Union Workers At HealthPartners Approve Tentative AgreementSEIU says the new contract will see wage increases of 7.5% over three years, along with protection of employee health plan benefits, and overtime pay provisions.
HealthPartners, SEIU Union Reach Tentative Agreement; Strike Called OffHealthPartners and members of SEIU Healthcare Minnesota union reached a tentative contract agreement early Tuesday morning, avoiding a strike that had been slated to begin Wednesday.
Health Workers, HealthPartners Back At Negotiation Table MondayAbout 1,800 workers say they're ready to walk off the job for a week on Wednesday morning.
1,800 Healthcare Workers Plan To Strike On Feb. 19 If No Agreement Made With HealthPartnersOver 1,800 union healthcare workers say they will strike on Feb. 19 if no agreement is made with HealthPartners.