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MN DNR Weekly Report for Jan. 23, 2017
Fly-fishing film tour headed for Duluth
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January 23, 2017
Duluth hospitals divert patients during busy weekend
Each of Duluth's hospitals temporarily diverted patients to the other during a busy weekend. "Basically, ICU was our problem," said John Strange,...
5 hours 56 min ago
January 10, 2017
Leeches and maggots to the rescue
This is something you may not have given much thought to, but leeches have wonderful saliva. "Within the leech saliva there is a substance...
January 10, 2017 - 5:00am
December 20, 2016
Lester Park students bring Christmas cheer to Duluth hospitals
A touch of Christmas arrived at Duluth's hospitals on Tuesday in the hands of 18 Lester Park Elementary School students. Accompanied by teachers,...
December 20, 2016 - 5:03pm
December 15, 2016
Essentia announces top baby names of 2016
Henry and Mason emerged as the most popular baby names so far this year at the Birthplace at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center, the...
December 15, 2016 - 8:01pm
October 26, 2016
Mental health among pressing needs found in Duluth assessment
Mental health emerged as one of Duluth's most pressing health needs in an unprecedented combined assessment by the city's major health institutions. "We know we have a shortage of mental health providers," said Amy D. Westbrook, public health division director for the St. Louis County...
October 26, 2016 - 7:13pm
September 24, 2016
Urgent care chain coming to Duluth, Cloquet
The entry of a chain of for-profit urgent care clinics into Duluth and Cloquet seems to have hospital officials unruffled. “God bless them,” said John Strange, CEO of St. Luke’s hospital. “Competition is an ongoing thing.” The company, MedExpress, plans to locate its seven-day-a-week...
September 24, 2016 - 9:17am
September 9, 2016
Essentia to host state mental health task force
Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth will host members of Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's Task Force on Mental Health on Monday for a series of discussions that are open to the public. The task force, which was created to identify gaps in Minnesota's mental health system...
September 9, 2016 - 11:55pm
Essentia nurses approve new contract
Nurses with Essentia Health’s Twin Ports hospitals have a new contract. The Minnesota Nurses Association announced Friday that its 1,300 members...
September 9, 2016 - 1:40pm
September 6, 2016
Essentia nurses to vote on contract Thursday
While the Minnesota Nurses Association strike continues in the Twin Cities, nurses in the Twin Ports have struck a deal that could avoid a similar outcome here. The MNA and Essentia Health reached a tentative agreement last week, and nurses will vote on the contract Thursday. "We...
September 6, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 11, 2016
Study: Minnesota hospitals overused for mental health care
Nearly one out of five patients in mental health units at Minnesota hospitals could be better served elsewhere. So says a study released Thursday by the Minnesota Hospital Association. The finding is significant at a time when the state's hospitals are overrun with mental health and...
August 11, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 10, 2016
Newly opened solarium provides hangout for hospitalized teens
Nathalia Augusta was drawn right away to the gleaming Star Trek-themed pinball game. "It's amazing," the 12-year-old Duluth girl said. Nathalia...
August 10, 2016 - 6:30pm
July 27, 2016
Nurses picket outside Essentia over contract negotiations
Armed with signs reading “nurses put the ‘care’ in healthcare,” more than 500 nurses and supporters participated in an informational...
July 27, 2016 - 8:13pm
July 26, 2016
Essentia physician reprimanded by state board
The 2014 overdose death of a patient has led to a local physician being fined and reprimanded by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Dr. Timothy L. Burke, an infectious-disease specialist for Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic at the time of the incident, was cited for "unethical...
July 26, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 16, 2016
Essentia nurses plan informational picket
Nurses from Essentia Health’s Duluth and Superior hospitals will stage an informational picket to call attention to stalled contracts, the Minnesota Nurses Association announced on Friday. The picket lines will set up from 1-5:30 p.m. on July 27 in front of Essentia Health-St. Mary’s...
July 16, 2016 - 4:33am
June 17, 2016
Free bicycle helmets offered
In what has become an annual event, Kohl’s and Essentia Health will give away 1,500 bike helmets for toddlers, children and teens on Tuesday. The giveaway, part of a safety campaign by Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s, will take place from 4-5:30 p.m....
June 17, 2016 - 9:26pm