October 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck has joined a national network of hospitals connected with the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Continue Reading
July 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
My colleagues and I work together as a team to deliver the best possible care to our patients and when we need more advice, it often is a specialist from Mayo who gets our call. Continue Reading
June 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
It’s been a year since Altru Health System in Grand Forks joined a network started by the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Altru was the first to join, and officials there report benefits both to the health of patients and to the health of the health care organization. Continue Reading
April 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Because Everest is the highest mountain in the world, Mayo officials say it’s a natural lab for studying heart disease, lung problems, muscle loss, sleeping disorders and new medical technologies. The data is expected to provide new insights into aging patients and heart disease. Continue Reading
March 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Mayo Clinic is launching a nationwide cancer treatment network that will give various health systems access to its physicians. Its recently created clinic care network includes Altru Health System, based in Grand Forks. Continue Reading
December 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The University of Minnesota and the Mayo Clinic each collected more in drug company payments than any individual doctor in the state. The St. Paul Pioneer Press looked at data from annual reports to the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy and found the two institutions received about $650,000 between them in 2010.
December 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
With researchers looking more and more for ways to tailor drugs and tests to each patient’s needs, the Supreme Court today considered how far companies can go to protect their profits in the burgeoning “personal medicine” field.
November 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
A new study shows that the incidence of heart attack and sudden cardiac death was cut in half among residents of Minnesota’s Olmsted County after smoke-free ordinances took effect in workplaces over the past decade. Continue Reading