Health pros focus on community wellness

Healthy Communities Partnership

Brandi Poellinger is Program Ambassador at River Falls Area Hospital for Allina’s Healthy Communities Partnership initiative. Kali Higgins is Wellness Care Guide at River Falls Area Hospital for Allina’s Healthy Communities Partnership initiative.

[River Falls Journal, Jan. 21, 2013] Brandi Poellinger and Kali Higgins started in mid-December as the human engines in River Falls for the Healthy Communities Partnership initiative, a program Allina Health announced in the fall.

A $500,000 commitment from Allina makes the program possible in 13 rural communities, including River Falls. The initiative is funded through a grant from the George Family Foundation, associated with the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing. Read the full story online at riverfallsjournal.com.

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