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80-year-old donor raises awareness for living kidney donation with one kidney and a 300-mile bicycle trek

On September 2, 80-year-old Denny Behm will continue pedaling his “YONOK” message when he departs Iowa City by bicycle for Hennepin Healthcare in Minneapolis, Minnesota. “YONOK stands for ‘you only need one kidney’ – and I’m living proof!” Behm explains. … Continue reading

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The Hennepin Heart Center receives Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award

American Heart Association Award recognizes Hennepin Healthcare’s commitment to quality heart failure care Hennepin Healthcare has received the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring heart … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Park Clinic expansion to bring more health care services and specialists to the NW suburbs

Brooklyn Park Clinic expansion to bring more health care services and specialists to the NW suburbs. Continue reading

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Announcement of Vacancies on the Board of Directors of Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc.

Contact: Tom Hayes 612-873-3337 A process is now under way to review and recommend candidates to fill positions for three-year terms on the Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. (HHS) Board of Directors and/or Board Committees, beginning in January 2020. Hennepin Healthcare … Continue reading

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Miland E. Knapp Rehabilitation Center celebrates 50 years of teamwork

Hennepin Healthcare’s Miland E. Knapp Rehabilitation Center is celebrating its fiftieth year of helping patients return to their homes after severe injury or illness. To mark the occasion, the nationally recognized Center is holding an open house on Sunday, July … Continue reading

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Dr. David Hilden elected Vice President of Medical Affairs

Dr. David Hilden has been selected by his peers to represent the medical staff at Hennepin Healthcare in filling the role Vice President of Medical Affairs (VPMA). This role was formerly held by Dr. John Cumming who stepped down and … Continue reading

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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction course at Hennepin Healthcare

Hennepin Healthcare is offering a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course at its downtown Minneapolis campus this May through July. MBSR is an evidenced-based program that can transform how you think and feel for a happier, healthier, and more peaceful life. … Continue reading

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