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'His little heart gave out': Boy dies five years after being crushed by tree limb as a toddler
March 14, 2018
Report links poverty and poor health
The Ely family was living on the sofas in various relatives' homes for a period of several months. It only made it harder for them to care for...
March 14, 2018 - 12:05am
March 10, 2018
An urgent billing question: Couple surprised by emergency room coding after urgent care visit
A couple who took their baby to urgent care at St. Luke's hospital in Duluth on New Year's Day said they expected a $45 co-pay and were surprised...
March 10, 2018 - 7:27pm
March 8, 2018
Essentia CEO says shakeup won't slow downtown plans
The abrupt departure of three top Essentia Health executives this week will not affect the organization's plans to make a major investment in...
March 8, 2018 - 6:37pm
March 5, 2018
Three key Essentia executives leave staff
Three of the top executives at Essentia Health have left the health system. Jeff Korsmo, Tracy Miland and Bob Brigham "are no longer with Essentia...
March 5, 2018 - 8:48pm
February 22, 2018
Report: ‘Adverse events’ included sexual assault in Iron Range hospital
A sexual assault on a patient in Hibbing is among 341 "adverse health events" that occurred at Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers between...
February 22, 2018 - 12:01am
February 13, 2018
St. Scholastica initiative brings social work students to medical settings
As a social work intern in the Twin Cities, Najma Mohamed hears traumatic stories from her fellow Somali immigrants every day. "These are clients...
February 13, 2018 - 5:00am
February 4, 2018
Reader's View: Health industry gets at taxpayer expense
Has anyone else noticed all the sponsoring that Essentia Health has been doing? From weather apps to news broadcasting to sporting events, you see the Essentia name. Apparently its business has been quite profitable. All this while people are struggling to pay high health care premiums,...
February 4, 2018 - 6:48pm
January 23, 2018
Opioid addiction treatment gets a boost in rural areas
Recovering opioid addicts will have greater access to a maintenance drug, especially in rural areas, under a measure announced on Tuesday by...
January 23, 2018 - 5:52pm
January 21, 2018
Our View: Tobacco proposal the wrong solution
Most of us are well aware that cigarettes and other tobacco products kill mercilessly, driving up community health care costs. That the earlier...
January 21, 2018 - 7:30pm
January 18, 2018
Flu hitting Minnesota nursing facilities hard
The flu bug has bitten Minnesota's nursing care residents particularly hard this winter, a state health official says. "We've seen a record...
January 18, 2018 - 6:32pm
January 11, 2018
Our View: Essentia delivering a win for downtown
Essentia's coming multimillion-dollar remake of its aging, cobbled-together health care campus in the center of Duluth, expected to be its largest-ever...
January 11, 2018 - 5:42pm
January 4, 2018
Fargo hospitals weathering IV bag shortage
FARGO — The Essentia and Sanford health systems in Fargo have not been affected by a national shortage of IV saline fluid bags that's been ongoing since last fall, spokespeople said Thursday, Jan. 4. North Dakota's emergency medical equipment stockpile in Bismarck has been tapped...
January 4, 2018 - 8:27pm
Minnesota health systems target opioids, mental health
Thirteen Minnesota health systems — including Duluth-based Essentia Health — are joining forces to take on two of the state's most...
January 4, 2018 - 8:01pm
January 2, 2018
Waiting for baby: Infertility affects many but is often treatable, experts say
Seven-year-old Joy Hacker is aptly named. The dark-eyed girl with the big smile was "kind of a miracle baby," said her mother, Michelle Hacker....
January 2, 2018 - 5:00am
January 1, 2018
Twin Ports welcomes its Baby New Year
The Twin Ports' Baby New Year came into the world early Monday, bringing with him contrast to both the year left behind and the cold outside...
January 1, 2018 - 4:41pm