'I Thought For Sure I Would Be Fired': Vaccine Mandate Deadline Arrives For Twin Cities Health Care Systems Time is up for some Minnesota health care workers to get their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Many health systems are requiring them, and Friday is the deadline for employees at Hennepin Health care, Essentia and Allina Health.
HCMC Workers Urge Minority Communities To Get Vaccinated"Our hospital is full of people in the ICU who are unvaccinated, young, people of color and they're dying from COVID," Dr. Nneka Sederstrom said. "That's what we know today. Today the people who dying are unvaccinated. That truth needs to ring true. Staying unvaccinated today means its very likely that tomorrow will not be promised."
Despite Staffing Shortages And Surge In Patients, Twin Cities ERs Insist 'We Are Ready'After a major slowdown, emergency departments around the Twin Cities are now seeing extremely high numbers of patients.
Hennepin Healthcare Is Latest Provider To Require COVID-19 Vaccine For EmployeesHennepin Healthcare announced Tuesday it will require a COVID-19 vaccination for all employees.
HCMC Awarded For Focus On People Experiencing HomelessnessAccording to a hospital spokesperson, HCMC's efforts came after an analysis showed housing instability accounting for a high rate of 30-day readmissions.
Curbside Delivery: Hennepin Healthcare Security Officer Helps Deliver Baby In CarTiffany Owen caught the newborn baby girl in her arms right outside of the emergency department doors.
HCMC Treats 33 Frostbite Cases In 1 Week During Recent Cold SnapIn treating frostbite, time is everything. The faster doctors treat the injured skin, the higher the chances they can save it.
For Some, Post-COVID Recovery Takes Months And Months Of TherapyHennepin Healthcare Occupational Therapist Courtney Mitchell says some post-COVID patients can face recoveries similar to brain injury patients.
Ambulance, Car Collide In South MinneapolisA Hennepin Healthcare ambulance and a car collided overnight just south of downtown Minneapolis.
President Trump's COVID-19 Diagnosis Serves As Reminder To Take Virus Seriously, MN Doctor SaysDr. Hust said that the virus continues to treat people differently. She's hoping the President and First Lady's positive tests are a reminder to take it seriously.
HCMC Staff Accused Of Improperly Accessing George Floyd's Medical Records In HIPAA ViolationGeorge Floyd’s family says Hennepin Healthcare staff members improperly viewed his medical records.
Man Shot In South Minneapolis Dies Of Injuries At HCMCThe shooting happened on the 3500 block of Chicago Avenue South prior to 4 a.m. Thursday. It was picked up by ShotSpotter technology.
After Encounter With Boyfriend Led To Administration Of Ketamine, Minneapolis Woman Accuses Hennepin Healthcare EMS And MPD Of Racism"This happened because Max is a 6' 5" Black man," Abby Wulfing wrote in a Facebook post. "I believe that police brutality and racism is more of a health risk to Max than his Type 1 diabetes."
MN Health Care Professionals Gather For 10 Minutes Of Silence In Support Of 'White Coats For Black Lives'On Friday, Minnesota health care professionals joined together for 10 minutes of silence in support of "White Coats for Black Lives."
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Firefighters For Healing Donates $10K To Support Hennepin HeroesA local non-profit is stepping up to help in the fight against COVID-19.