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July 24, 2016
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Each community has unique needs. To determine what those needs are, Essentia Health hospitals conduct a community needs assessment every three years in each community that is home to one of its 15 hospitals. Town hall meetings, focus groups, and surveys are among the ways Essentia...
July 24, 2016 - 7:49pm
July 3, 2016
Minutes matter with strokes
Martin Luther was reaching for a light bulb at the grocery store when he began to feel a little odd. "My left leg just felt odd and then my left...
July 3, 2016 - 9:48pm
June 27, 2016
Brainerd Walking Route: Walk for Wellness
A Brainerd Northside walking route, dedicated last month, is designed to encourage people to walk to improve health and well being. Move muscles,...
June 27, 2016 - 9:25am
June 5, 2016
Event focuses on managing pain
The Center, in partnership with Essentia Health, is hosting Today's Health at 5 p.m., June 27, at The Center, 803 Kingwood St., Brainerd. Pain may be something you endure every day or something that just flares up on occasion. To learn more about pain and the current treatment options...
June 5, 2016 - 7:46pm
May 16, 2016
Brainerd Lakes Bicycle Safety Clinic
Thomas Jentsch peddles along a safety course as Brainerd Police Department Community Service Officer Travis Hanson (right) and Madalyn Schlegel...
May 16, 2016 - 9:55am
April 17, 2016
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Nutrition Services team takes innovative approach to food allergies
Food allergies are a fact of life for many people—whether it's peanuts, gluten or seafood. Reactions to food allergies vary, but some can...
April 17, 2016 - 11:30pm
April 14, 2016
Reader Opinion: Thanks to volunteers
April 11-16 is National Volunteer Week and we would like to thank all of the volunteers in our area, especially the volunteers at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center and Clinics. Every one of the volunteers who so generously give of their time and talent, make our organization...
April 14, 2016 - 10:14pm
April 10, 2016
Essentia Health Named One of Two Level 3 ACOs Nationwide
The National Committee for Quality Assurance re-certified Essentia Health as a level 3 Accountable Care Organization, the highest level of certification possible. Currently, only two U.S. health systems—Essentia and Minneapolis-based HealthPartners—have this certification....
April 10, 2016 - 11:59pm
HealthPartners, Essentia Health study to look at increasing preventive cancer care in rural areas
A HealthPartners Institute study will assess whether a clinical decision support tool in electronic medical records called the Cancer Prevention Wizard can increase preventive care in rural areas for cancer.
April 10, 2016 - 11:54pm
April 3, 2016
Crow Wing Energized offers Healthy Community Grants
Crow Wing Energized is awarding Healthy Community Grants to support efforts to move the community to a place where the healthy choice is the easy choice. Grant applications to Crow Wing Energized, a grassroots community movement led by Essentia Health and Crow Wing County Community...
April 3, 2016 - 11:03pm
February 14, 2016
OPIOIDS: The 'loaded revolver' in the medicine cabinet
Local doctors are sharing ideas and data in the campaign against a health crisis which the Centers for Disease Control says now kills more people...
February 14, 2016 - 4:08pm
November 30, 2015
Test offers hope for early cancer detection: November is lung cancer awareness month
Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women, not counting skin cancer, but a new test may help with early detection. Finding...
November 30, 2015 - 11:23am
November 13, 2015
Sister Vivian Arts Habitat house dedication ceremony set Nov. 22
The community is invited to join Habitat for Humanity, the Joleen Matten Family, the Benedictine Sisters, and Essentia Health staff and physicians for the Dedication Ceremony of the 101st Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity house at 1 p.m. Nov. 22 at 1521 Maple St. in Brainerd. This...
November 13, 2015 - 9:54pm
November 1, 2015
Essentia Health offers 'Healthy Hour' education classes
Essentia Health is offering free education classes the first Thursday of every month. No registration is required. Classes will take place from 1-2 p.m. in Meeting A on the second floor of the Brainerd Clinic, 2024 S. Sixth Street in Brainerd. A light snack of fresh fruit, coffee...
November 1, 2015 - 10:52pm
October 18, 2015
Essentia Health and UCare combine for new option
Medicare patients throughout Minnesota now have a new option when it comes to getting health coverage. It's called EssentiaCare. The Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) Medicare Advantage plan combines Essentia's network of physicians, advanced practitioners, clinics and hospitals...
October 18, 2015 - 8:28pm