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NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD to visit patients, colleagues at HCMC

NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD returned from his mission to the International Space Station in December, and now he’s returning to Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) for a visit – the Level I Trauma Center where he completed his emergency … Continue reading

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Sim Center revolutionizes medical education

Join us for an Open House from 2-4 PM on Monday, January 7 Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), already a nationally recognized teaching hospital, is opening a brand new, state-of-the art medical simulation facility. The Interdisciplinary Simulation and Education Center … Continue reading

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HCMC NETWORK FEATURE: Patient’s chest opened to save life; MDs credit HCMC medical training

“My residency training made all the difference.” Although cracking open a chest in the Emergency Department makes for dramatic television, it does not happen every day. In fact, it was only recently reported that the procedure was used for the … Continue reading

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