Preventable injuries are the number one killer and cause of hospitalization

Injuries and violence are the main reasons why people are hospitalized. This remains a major concern for healthcare professionals.

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Hennepin Healthcare is creating an equitable vision for the future of health care

Hennepin Healthcare is conducting community engagement planning that will lead to a new strategy for a more equitable healthcare experience.

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Medical leaders urge COVID-19 vaccinations for Black, American Indian/Indigenous, Latino, and communities of color

Hennepin Healthcare caregivers are speaking out to encourage community support for the COVID-19 vaccine – especially among People of Color.

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Hennepin Healthcare System announces COVID-19 vaccine requirement for employees

Hennepin Healthcare is proud of our team’s commitment to one of the highest employee COVID-19 vaccination rates among metro hospitals.

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Appointment of a University of Minnesota Medical School faculty member as the Rockswold-Kaplan Endowed Chair at Hennepin Healthcare begins a new era of collaboration

The Rockswold-Kaplan Endowed Chair for Traumatic Brain Injury was created in 2014 to advance research and innovations at Hennepin Healthcare.

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Hennepin Healthcare heroes recognized as Grand Marshals of the Minneapolis Aquatennial Parade

Five Hennepin Healthcare heroes have been invited by the mpls downtown council to be Grand Marshals of the Minneapolis Aquatennial Parade on Wednesday,…

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Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. board vacancy announcement

A process is now under way to review and recommend candidates to fill positions for three-year terms on the Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc….

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Hennepin Healthcare Awarded Top Quality Honor by America’s Essential Hospitals

Hennepin Healthcare received the 2021 Gage Award for work to reduce readmission rates for those experiencing homelessness.

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Trauma experts alarmed at recent rise in pediatric drownings

Emergency physicians and trauma specialists are extremely concerned about the alarming number of drowning victims — especially children — who are dying in…

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Keeping your cool when it’s hot

Heat waves can be tough for us Minnesotans — but we’re not alone, and we’re pretty resourceful when it comes to dealing with…

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Nneka O. Sederstrom named Chief Health Equity Officer

Nneka O. Sederstrom, PhD, MPH, MA, FCCP, FCCM has joined Hennepin Healthcare’s Executive Leadership Team as its Chief Health Equity Officer.

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Dr. Ashley Bjorklund named Medical Director of Pediatric Critical Care at HCMC

Dr. Ashley Bjorklund was recently named Medical Director of Pediatric Critical Care at HCMC, Hennepin Healthcare’s flagship hospital and Pediatric Level I Trauma…

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Frostbite patients may benefit from innovative fluorescence imaging technology

Major advancement allows physicians to visualize blood flow with handheld device at bedside Physicians at Hennepin Healthcare have a new tool to help…

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Hennepin Healthcare’s NICU Adds New Technology to Keep Parents Connected to Their Fragile Newborns

AngelEye Cameras watch over infants when parents can’t be in the hospital Technology plays a critical role in keeping premature and fragile newborns….

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South Korea company donates COVID-19 tests to Hennepin Healthcare

South Korea company donates COVID-19 tests to Hennepin Healthcare

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Hennepin Healthcare urges prevention, vigilance as flu season looms and COVID-19 remains a threat

Essential hospitals across the country call on communities to adhere to recommendations for handwashing, mask wearing, and other protective measures Hennepin Healthcare has…

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Hennepin Healthcare reports increase in number of children injured from ATVs

The summer of 2020 was unique for many reasons – and unfortunately one of them was due to an increased number of all-terrain…

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Hennepin Healthcare receives state grant to address non-narcotic pain management

Hennepin Healthcare will make it easier for people to find non-narcotic pain management resources and will also offer a group medical visit model…

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Hennepin Healthcare names Chief People and Culture Officer

Tonya Jackman Hampton, Ed.D., MBA, has joined the leadership team at Hennepin Healthcare as the new Chief People and Culture Officer (CPCO). In this…

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Hennepin Healthcare takes a pulse of the pandemic

COVID-19’s rapid arrival in Minnesota in March 2020 created myriad changes across the community – and a snapshot of that impact is now available.

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