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Countdown to NASA launch begins with HCMC-trained astronaut aboard

UPDATE: Dr. Kjell Lindgren’s launch to the International Space Station (ISS) was delayed after a problem occurred involving an unmanned cargo spacecraft delivering supplies to the ISS.  The investigation into what caused the problem is now completed – and the ISS … Continue reading

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20 Surprising Reasons to Have Your Baby at HCMC

1. HCMC became a Baby-Friendly Hospital in February 2015, which means we are among a group of hospitals that are nationally recognized as centers of excellence in maternity care practices and infant feeding. 2. It’s your choice. At HCMC, prenatal … Continue reading

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Dr. Rick Odland named Chief of Otolaryngology

Rick Odland, MD, PhD, FACS, was selected as the new Chief of Hennepin County Medical Center’s (HCMC) Department of Otolaryngology. He replaces Dr. Robert Maisel, who is stepping down from this role. Dr. Odland is an active clinician, teacher and researcher. … Continue reading

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Vacancies on the Board of Directors of HHS, Inc.

Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. (HHS), doing business as Hennepin County Medical Center, is a public corporation operated as a subsidiary of Hennepin County. Its purpose is to engage in the organization and delivery of health care and related services to … Continue reading

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Mary Seieroe, DDS named Chief of Dentistry

Dr. Mary Seieroe was recently named Chief of Dentistry at Hennepin County Medical Center, a Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center and teaching hospital in Minneapolis. “It’s a great privilege to care for patients at HCMC, and I look … Continue reading

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Center for Hyperbaric Medicine re-accredited “with distinction”

Congratulations to the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine for recently achieving re-accreditation “with distinction” from the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Society (UHMS)! In addition to being the accrediting agency for hyperbaric chambers recognized by The Joint Commission, the UHMS is the … Continue reading

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HCMC plans to expand its downtown campus

Hennepin County Medical Center will build a new 322,000 square foot clinic and specialty center that will expand its downtown Minneapolis campus to meet the growing need for outpatient care and specialty services. The Hennepin County Board approved spending $10 … Continue reading

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