Elective Surgeries Resume As Minnesota Remains Under Stay-At-Home OrderAt Twin Cities Orthopedics (TCO), patients will get tested for COVID-19 two days before they're scheduled to go in for surgery. Staff members will get tested every other week, along with filling out daily health reports.
M Health Fairview Unveils New COVID-19 Booths Expected To Ramp Up Testing NumbersA mechanical engineering professor at the University of Minnesota came up with the design, and it got clinic leaders excited.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: M Health Fairview Creates 'Phone Booth-Like' Testing Site That Saves Critical PPEA new M Health Fairview innovation is saving critical supplies of personal protective equipment (PPE) and will help drive a much-needed increase in testing capacity for COVID-19 in the state.
UMN, M Health Fairview Develop Protective Device For Health Care Workers Against COVID-19 ExposureThe University of Minnesota and M Health Fairview have developed a new protective device that will decrease exposure of COVID-19 to health care professionals in patient care settings.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Some Hospitals Resume Elective Surgeries After Postponing Them Due To PandemicIt had been causing millions of dollars of lost revenue each week.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: M Health Fairview Reassessing If It Can Perform Elective SurgeriesM Health Fairview is adding units dedicated to COVID-19 patients at its St. Joseph's and Southdale hospitals. When they open will depend on how quickly more people need specialized care.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: M Health Fairview Decontaminating N95 Masks Using UV TechnologyThey say they are decontaminating N95 masks at the rate of 62 every 45 minutes using a mobile UV tower system.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Lizzo Surprises M Health Fairview Workers With Free LunchA Minnesota hospital got a surprise when they were given free lunch -- by Lizzo.
M Health Fairview Confirms That It Tested First Minnesotan Confirmed To Have CoronavirusTheir staff was notified in advance, and the patient arrived at the hospital wearing a mask.
'What Is Going On Here?': M Health Fairview Cuts At St. Paul Hospitals Alarming Staff, CommunityHealth care could soon become harder to find in the Twin Cities.
Nurses, Doctors Protest In St. Paul Over Potential Closure Of 2 Fairview HospitalsMinnesota nurses and doctors protested in St. Paul Thursday morning over potential closures at two Twin Cities hospitals. They're asking M-Health Fairview CEO to talk about any cuts coming to programs.
Hospitals Announce Visitor Restrictions Because Of Flu OutbreakTo avoid getting sick, health experts are advising people to cover their coughs and wash their hands.
Kyle Rudolph Plans To Wear Special Cleats In Next Week’s GameThe shoes were designed by a well-known shoe artist named Dan Gamache.
MOA Announces Walk-In Clinic Opening This Fall