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Sep 02, 2020, 12:30 ET Children's Minnesota earns LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer designation from Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Children's Minnesota announced today it has been recognized as a LGBTQ Health Care Equality Top Performer by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation,...


Sep 01, 2020, 10:56 ET Children's Minnesota launches fundraiser to support local kids fighting cancer

Children's Minnesota is partnering with more than 30 local businesses during September for the Shine Bright for Cancer Kids campaign, the health care ...


Aug 18, 2020, 15:43 ET Children's Minnesota and Mayo Clinic announce pediatric cardiovascular collaboration

Children's Minnesota and Mayo Clinic announced today that they have reached the next phase of an agreement to collaborate in the care of children...


Aug 11, 2020, 10:19 ET Children's Minnesota physician appointed inaugural holder of Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic Endowed Chair in Cancer and Blood Disorders Research

Children's Minnesota and Pine Tree Apple Classic Fund (PTACF) have announced the appointment of Dr. Kris Ann Schultz as the inaugural holder of the...


Jun 23, 2020, 09:12 ET Children's Minnesota reaffirms need to address structural racism, health disparities, among other issues

As a result of its 2019 community health needs assessment, Children's Minnesota has identified five key issues that will guide the health system's...


Jun 16, 2020, 09:15 ET Children's Minnesota ranks among Best Children's Hospitals in U.S. News & World Report

With unmatched breadth of experts and specialty programs, Children's Minnesota has once again been honored by U.S. News & World Report as one of the...


Jun 04, 2020, 11:06 ET Virtual Walk for Amazing raises $158,854 for Children's Minnesota

Children's Minnesota has wrapped up the first ever month-long Virtual Walk for Amazing fundraiser. During the month of May, 752 people joined...


May 28, 2020, 20:15 ET Minnesota CEOs join Children's Minnesota in response to recent tragedy

Children's Minnesota is releasing the following statement on behalf of more than 50 executive leaders from across the state. They are joining...


May 14, 2020, 13:44 ET Children's Minnesota pediatrician named Reach Out and Read Medical Director

Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children's Minnesota, has been named medical director of Reach Out and Read Minnesota. The nonprofit...


Apr 30, 2020, 15:51 ET Children's Minnesota CEO among 'Most Admired'

Children's Minnesota CEO and President, Dr. Marc Gorelick, has been named one of the "2020 Most Admired CEOs" by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business...


Apr 27, 2020, 12:37 ET Children's Minnesota combines medical-surgical inpatients

Children's Minnesota has seen a decrease in patients seeking care at our facilities due to COVID-19 as families and children stay home to keep up...


Apr 20, 2020, 11:30 ET Children's Minnesota Walk for Amazing goes virtual

To keep families and the community safe during the COVID-19 crisis, Children's Minnesota has turned the 2020 Walk for Amazing into a virtual event....


Apr 16, 2020, 15:44 ET Children's Minnesota expands virtual care services

Children's Minnesota is responding to changing patient, family and provider needs as the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to unfold. In...


Apr 07, 2020, 11:50 ET Children's Minnesota COVID-19 update

As the COVID-19 situation changes rapidly, Children's Minnesota continues to evaluate operations and services to best serve the community and keep...


Mar 31, 2020, 15:36 ET Children's Minnesota joins "A World of Hearts" movement

Amid the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Children's Minnesota and its patients have joined the "A World of Hearts" movement to inspire ...


Mar 16, 2020, 16:28 ET Children's Minnesota employees honored for leadership in patient safety

Two Children's Minnesota employees were honored in Becker's Hospital Review 2020 list of '50 patient safety experts to know.' Bobbie Carroll, vice...


Feb 20, 2020, 10:38 ET Children's Minnesota Expands Neonatal Virtual Care Services

Children's Minnesota is launching neonatal virtual care partnerships with six hospitals across Minnesota and in Wisconsin. Physicians at partnering...


Feb 06, 2020, 13:51 ET Children's Minnesota announces Dave Lundal as Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Information Technology Services

Children's Minnesota announced that Dave Lundal has been named chief information officer (CIO) and vice president of information technology services...


Feb 05, 2020, 12:04 ET Children's Minnesota awarded $75,000 grant from UCare to support health equity initiatives

Children's Minnesota was awarded a $75,000 grant from UCare, a Twin Cities-based health plan, to support health equity programs designed to advance...


Jan 28, 2020, 12:05 ET Children's Hospital Association pledges record-breaking support to Children's Minnesota

Children's Hospital Association (CHA) committed to a record-breaking donation of $743,300 to support important programs at Children's Minnesota in...


Jan 16, 2020, 11:09 ET Children's Minnesota opens registration for the third annual Walk for Amazing fundraising event

Children's Minnesota has opened registration for the third annual fundraising event, Walk for Amazing. The event includes a ceremonial walk,...


Jan 09, 2020, 11:35 ET Children's Minnesota receives $30,000 grant from PetSmart Charities® to support pet healing program

Children's Minnesota received a $30,000 grant from PetSmart Charities to support the health care system's Pets Assisting with Healing program in 2020....


Nov 27, 2019, 11:38 ET Monique DeWolf joins Children's Minnesota Foundation Board of Directors

Children's Minnesota Foundation announced today the appointment of Monique DeWolf to its board of directors. "We are thrilled to welcome Monique to...


Nov 26, 2019, 09:49 ET Children's Minnesota Hospital Board of Directors Adds Five New Members

Children's Minnesota announced today the appointment of five new members to its Hospital Board of Directors, as well as the full slate of officers...


Sep 23, 2019, 13:55 ET Children's Minnesota announces new VP of Human Resources and VP of Strategy, Business Development and Innovation

Today, Children's Minnesota announced two new appointments to its executive leadership team. Effective Sept. 23, Laurin Cathey assumes the role of...