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Sanford achieves MDH certification

October 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has certified Sanford primary care clinics in Minnesota as medical homes. Continue Reading

MDH denies public health agreement

October 12, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The road toward separating a two-county public health agency at the end of this year continues to be a rocky one. Continue Reading

Survey shows influenza vaccinations off to good start

December 11, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

A little more than a third of children in Minnesota’s most populous area have been vaccinated against influenza so far this year, according to a national survey conducted in mid-November. Continue Reading

Expanded statewide health care quality report published

November 20, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesotans will be able to see quality measures for clinics and hospitals across the state in a new report published by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) on Nov. 18. Continue Reading

Free mammograms available through Minnesota Department of Health

October 10, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is offering free mammograms and Pap tests. Continue Reading

Early warm weather means early tick season

April 17, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Warm early spring weather has brought out ticks earlier than usual in many regions of Minnesota earlier than usual. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) urges anyone heading outdoors in Minnesota this spring and early summer to use tick repellents and other measures to prevent Lyme disease and other serious diseases transmitted by ticks. Continue Reading