Leadership

Allina Health president and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler talks to Bloomberg Radio about COVID-19

[Bloomberg Radio, March 24, 2020] Allina Health president and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler talked with Bloomberg Radio about the status of COVID-19 in our service area and what healthcare systems need to wage a successful battle against the virus.

Allina Health chief medical officer provides COVID-19 update

[KMSP Fox 9, March 23, 2020] The information about the COVID-19 virus is rapidly changing. This morning Allina Health Chief Medical Officer Dr. Tim Sielaff talked to Fox 9 News about the latest.

Allina Health President Penny Wheeler with a COVID-19 update

[WCCO Radio, March 19, 2020] News about the COVID-19 outbreak is changing by the hour it seems. Allina Health president and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler discussed the latest on the virus with WCCO Radio’s Chad Hartman.

Allina Health is prepared for COVID-19

[MPR News, March 10, 2020] How are healthcare providers preparing for COVID-19? Is there enough capacity in terms of beds, and equipment? And how are hospital and clinics protecting employees and other patients from the new virus. Allina Health President and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler addressed those questions and more in an interview with Minnesota […]

More COVID-19 questions and answers

[WCCO-TV, March 9, 2020] With more confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota come more questions from people wanting to know how to protect themselves and their families. Allina Health Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tim Sielaff, joined WCCO-TV in studio to answer some of those questions. Dr. Sielaff also answered additional questions later in the WCCO […]

Questions and answers about COVID-19

[WCCO-TV, March 9, 2020] With the COVID-19 virus now hitting closer to home in Minnesota and Wisconsin, more questions are being asked about how to protect yourself. Allina Health Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tim Sielaff, joined WCCO-TV in studio to answer some of those questions. Dr. Sielaff also answered additional questions later in the same […]

American Cancer Society finds biggest one-year drop in U.S. cancer death rate

[KMSP Fox 9 News, Jan. 8, 2020] Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, 2.2 percent. And since 1992, the cancer death rate has dropped 29 percent. Fox 9 News talked with Allina Health chief medical officer Dr. Timothy Sielaff about the reasons behind the good news.

Allina Health CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler named to 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare

[Modern Healthcare, December 6, 2019] Allina Health president and CEO, Dr. Penny Wheeler has been named to Modern Healthcare magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare. The 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare awards and recognition program honors individuals in healthcare who are deemed by their peers and the senior editors of Modern Healthcare to […]

Words of appreciation: Thank-you notes from 15 health system CEOs

[Becker’s Hospital Review, November 21, 2019] Penny Wheeler, MDPresident and CEO of Allina Health The disruption taking place in healthcare affirms what I know to be true in this time of Thanksgiving — the work each of you do to relieve suffering and improve the lives of those served and the support you give each […]

2019 CFO of the Year: Richard Magnuson, Allina Health

2019 CFO of the Year: Richard Magnuson, Allina Health

[Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, Nov. 8, 2019] Despite 40 years of experience in health care, Allina Health Chief Financial Officer Richard Magnuson knows the changes happening in health care today require forward-looking innovation, not business as usual. As one of the state’s largest health systems, with over $4 billion in revenue and about 29,000 employees, […]