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Two ‘adverse events’ reported at hospital

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) recently released its annual Adverse Health Events in Minnesota Report.

The report covers adverse health events – like pressure ulcers, wrong site surgical events and others – from October 7, 2012 throu…continue reading on echopress.com

Lawsuit settlement allows newborn screening program to move forward

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has settled the lawsuit over its storage and use of newborn screening residual dried blood spots and test results.
The department reached a settlement with 21 families who had filed suit alleging the programâ…continue reading on echopress.com

Lawsuit settlement allows newborn screening program to move forward

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has settled the lawsuit over its storage and use of newborn screening residual dried blood spots and test results.
The department reached a settlement with 21 families who had filed suit alleging the programâ…continue reading on echopress.com

Lawsuit settlement allows newborn screening program to move forward

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has settled the lawsuit over its storage and use of newborn screening residual dried blood spots and test results.
The department reached a settlement with 21 families who had filed suit alleging the programâ…continue reading on echopress.com

Lawsuit settlement allows newborn screening program to move forward

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has settled the lawsuit over its storage and use of newborn screening residual dried blood spots and test results.
The department reached a settlement with 21 families who had filed suit alleging the programâ…continue reading on echopress.com

A push for better health

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

A multi-million grant from the state will help carry on local efforts to promote healthy lifestyles.

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) recently awarded more than $21 million in Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) grants to counties …continue reading on echopress.com

A push for better health

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

A multi-million grant from the state will help carry on local efforts to promote healthy lifestyles.

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) recently awarded more than $21 million in Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) grants to counties …continue reading on echopress.com

Lake County water advisories should be taken seriously

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Last week the Minnesota Department of Health issued water contact advisories for numerous beaches along the North Shore, including two in Two Harbors. At press time last Wednesday, only Flood Bay remained under advisory, but it was the second time in as many weeks that the alert went out.
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North Shore water advisories issued

July 11, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Minnesota Department of Health is recommending no contact with beach water at 11 beaches along the North Shore after water tests found elevated levels of E. coli bacteria indicating the possible presence of fecal contamination. Continue Reading

Health officials urge flood victims to test wells

June 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Department of Health is urging private well owners affected by flooding in the northeastern region to have their water tested. Continue Reading