(March 22, 2014)—About six weeks ago, Mary Kraft couldn’t walk without assistance. Today, she can “ride a bike” down miles of simulated highway. Kraft is the first patient at Fairview’s Acute Rehabilitation Center to use a new piece of equipment that stimulates muscles of stroke patients and those with spinal cord injuries.
(March 20, 2014)—Fairview is training parish nurses, church leaders and others to support our communities in Advance Care Planning. Discussing your future health care preferences is important—you shouldn't assume your loved ones will know what you want.
(March 6, 2014)—Patients hope for a one-way ticket home when they leave the hospital. It doesn’t always turn out that way. Fairview Health Services is working to find the reasons behind hospital readmissions—and to prevent those we can. Find out what we’re doing.
(March 3, 2014)—Nearly 300 guests showed up Feb. 27 to support Fairview’s Youth Grief Services and learn more about donor a matching gift challenge.
(Feb. 24, 2014)—A new documentary short by award-winning filmmakers—“One Last Hug”—shows how organizations such as Fairview are helping children cope with devastating loss. This is your chance to see this film before it premieres on HBO later this year.
(Feb. 14, 2014)—University of Minnesota Health is a new brand aimed at bringing innovative, high-quality health care to more people throughout Minnesota. It represents the closer integration of these three organizations and their commitment to deliver the best care.
(Feb. 10, 2014)—More than 100 leaders, donors and community members gathered on Feb. 6 to kick off the public phase of fundraising for our Fairview Ridges Hospital Specialty Care Expansion in Burnsville. Find out how this project will improve access to specialty care services.
(Feb. 6, 2014)—Do you have a favorite doctor or a physician who has really gone above and beyond? If so, March 30, National Doctors’ Day, is the perfect day to thank him or her for that service.