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Cancer prevention study seeks participants

Do it for someone you love!  Hennepin County Medical Center’s Whittier Clinic and its downtown clinic campus will both be enrollment sites for the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). The 20-30 year study gives participants the unique opportunity … Continue reading

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2012-2013 Health Services Plan to be presented

Every year, Hennepin County Medical Center creates something called a Health Services Plan, which describes our commitment to improve the health of the community and fulfill our mission as a public teaching hospital.  This plan isn’t complete until we get feedback … Continue reading

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Additional HCMC clinics certified as Health Care Homes

Three additional HCMC primary care clinics have recently achieved Health Care Home (HCH) certification by the Minnesota Department of Health:  Whittier Clinic, Brooklyn Center Clinic, and Brooklyn Park Clinic.  In addition,  six existing HCH clinics have been recertified in 2012, including … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting for Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. on April 25

Hennepin Healthcare System, Inc. will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at Minneapolis Central Library’s Pohlad Hall located at 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis.  The meeting will take place from 4-5 p.m. Parking is available underneath the library. … Continue reading

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Health Services Plan draft available for review

A draft of the Hennepin County Medical Center Health Services Plan – an annual report that describes the health needs of the community and HCMC’s role in serving those needs – is available to review at HCMC.org or a hard … Continue reading

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Whittier Clinic receives Silver LEED award

First healthcare facility in Minneapolis to achieve Silver LEED-NC certification Whittier Clinic, one of Hennepin County Medical Center’s (HCMC) five neighborhood primary care clinics, has been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification at the Silver level by … Continue reading

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HCMC joins Minnesota Department of Health to promote National Infant Immunization Week

One factor that seems to be affecting immunization rates is that parents today do not have experience with the diseases that vaccines prevent, so they underestimate the consequences of not vaccinating their children… Years ago, before vaccines, parents saw first … Continue reading

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