Cambridge Medical Center

Cambridge Medical Center earns recognition from The Joint Commission

[Isanti County News, April 18, 2016]

With flu widespread, Allina restricts hospital visits

[Minnesota Public Radio, March 1, 2016] Allina Health is placing restrictions on visitors to its hospitals, after state health officials declared influenza widespread in Minnesota. Beginning Wednesday, children under age 5 and sick people will not be allowed to visit hospitalized patients. Infectious disease specialist Frank Rhame said Allina will give nurses the authority to […]

Pictured are Tim and Amanda Elliott with their sons, John and David; K.C. Bohn, owner of Outdoor Edge; and Julie Gotham, executive director of the Cambridge Medical Center Foundation. Photo by Rachel Kytonen

Ribbon Ride and Run to support cancer patient emergency fund

[Isanti County News, September 9, 2015] Since his diagnosis of stage 4 brain cancer in February 2014, Tim Elliott, of Isanti, hasn’t been able to walk on his own, but wanted to remain active with his wife, Amanda, and their two young sons. A couple of months ago, the Elliotts decided to visit Outdoor Edge […]

Bat exposure cases on the rise near Cambridge

[KSTP-TV, August 19, 2013] Doctors are seeing an increased number of bat exposure cases near Cambridge. Last year, doctors at Cambridge Medical Center treated nine patients with the Rabies vaccine. There were four patients who needed the vaccine last week, alone. Mary Thompson has been hiding out at a friends house ever since she said […]

Cambridge Medical Center president looks forward to new venture

Cambridge Medical Center president looks forward to new venture

[Isanti County News, June 5, 2013] With more than more than 25 years of health care leadership experience, Gary Shaw is excited to begin as president of Cambridge Medical Center, part of Allina Health. Shaw, who began in his position May 6, has been busy making his way around the community and recently visited with […]

Allina Health teams up with community volunteers to help feed people in need

[Isanti County News, June 5, 2013] Community members from across the Allina Health service area joined Allina Health employee volunteers June 1 to package 200,000 healthy meals for neighbors in need. This event promotes healthy eating on a budget and the 2013 grant application process for Neighborhood Health Connection. The family-friendly meal packing events were […]

Cambridge Medical Center, Reach Out and Read promotes literacy in the community

[Isanti County News, Jan. 16, 2013] In the exam room at a child’s well care visit, the primary care provider gives the child a new, developmentally appropriate children’s book to keep. The doctors and nurses have been trained in the developmental strategies of early literacy and encourage parents to read aloud to their children and […]

Allina Health collecting bike donations for Free Bikes 4 Kidz

[Isanti County News, October 3, 2012] Cambridge Medical Center and Allina Medical Clinic – North Branch, part of Allina Health, are teaming up with Free Bikes 4 Kidz to collect donated bicycles for kids in need. “Everyone remembers that first bike. We want every child to have that experience. Biking is fun, a great way […]

Expecting a child? Try this fast track

[Star Tribune, Sept. 7, 2012] As a nurse, Kimberly Hinrichs does her best to help expectant parents prepare for the big event. But she couldn’t help noticing that there were a lot of empty seats at the childbirth classes she oversees at Cambridge Medical Center north of the Twin Cities. So this year, she decided […]

Baby born on way to Cambridge Medical Center

[WCCO-TV & KMSP-TV, Feb. 19, 2012] It was a car ride the Heath family will never forget. A mother, father and their toddler were taking the half-hour trip from their home near Mora to Cambridge welcome a new addition to their family. But the baby just wasn’t in a mood to wait. Two-and-half-year-old Maiah has […]