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The opening of the Hennepin Healthcare Clinic & Specialty Center represents more than a relocation of services. Featuring more opportunities for provider collaboration, streamlined workflows and amenities to enhance the patient and provider experience, the center signifies a dynamic shift in the way patients access health care in downtown Minneapolis.
A statewide consortium anchored by the University of Minnesota has dramatically improved sudden cardiac arrest survival rates and positioned Minnesota as a national leader in shaping the care patients receive from the field to the hospital.
From their innovative Clinician Peer Support program to their partner network of experienced medical malpractice defense attorneys and public relations professionals, MMIC provides comprehensive solutions to individuals and healthcare organizations facing complex legal situations.
I recently spent half a day with a couple dozen physician researchers whose organization hired me to teach them about various aspects of media coverage and how to get it.
A 34-year-old man with a history of chronic atopic dermatitis was started on a biologic agent to treat his atopic eczema.
The University of Minnesota Health Cartilage Restoration and Joint Preservation Program uses a multidisciplinary approach that encompasses surgical, nonsurgical and rehabilitative techniques, as well as leading-edge research, to preserve or improve joint health and allow patients to lead more active lives.
The highly specialized staff at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Twin Cities possesses the expertise necessary to meet the orthopedic needs of children and adolescents.
It has been an incredibly busy year at the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB).
Socket fit affects amputees’ ability to use a prosthetic device and, as a result, their mobility and overall health. The Symphonie® Aqua System, an innovative technology available at Tillges Certified Orthotic Prosthetic Inc. (TCOP), enhances the accuracy and efficiency of socket casting.
What are the bumps on this woman’s heel?
The three-neurosurgeon team at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare offers expert surgical care for brain and spinal cord disorders. Their success is founded on trusted and established partnerships with colleagues across a multitude of pediatric disciplines.
Research from MMIC and Constellation® reveals the steep cost of missed cancer diagnoses and points to best practices to ensure no patient falls through the cracks.
A 25-year-old African-American man developed bumps on his chest after preparing for a trip to Florida with college buddies involving lots of planned beach time. He previously had a significant amount of hair on his chest.
Harnessing the body’s own healing biomaterials — known as regenerative therapy — is a safe, effective adjunct to conventional treatments for musculoskeletal pain related to injury or degeneration.
A 13-year-old girl has blue bumps on her arm.
Identifying medical challenges early in life and having access to proactive care are game changers for families with children facing developmental delays.
Through the internationally recognized center of excellence for cystic fibrosis care, University of Minnesota Health providers use research, teamwork and education to improve quality of life for patients and their families from birth through adulthood.
A newborn baby has periods of erythema covering half of her face/head.
Patients with relapsed and refractory leukemia and lymphoma currently have few curative options. Through a combination of leading-edge scientific research, clinical trials and advanced patient care, cancer specialists at the University of Minnesota Health Cancer Care are transforming management strategies for refractory disease.
Communication, collaboration and a vested interest in the well-being of children with special healthcare needs are essential elements of the successful management of the complex care pediatric patients at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.