Mercy Hospital

Allina's Mercy Hospital forum: Breast cancer myths and realities

[Allina Newsroom, Sept. 14, 2009] Allina’s Mercy Hospital cancer experts will lead a free community forum to discuss myths about breast cancer prevention, screening and treatment. “Misinformation might keep women from recognizing or minimizing their risks and from getting the best breast care possible,” said Surgeon Dana Carlson, MD. Read the full news release at […]

Allina’s Mercy Hospital forum: Breast cancer myths and realities

[Allina Newsroom, Sept. 14, 2009] Allina’s Mercy Hospital cancer experts will lead a free community forum to discuss myths about breast cancer prevention, screening and treatment. “Misinformation might keep women from recognizing or minimizing their risks and from getting the best breast care possible,” said Surgeon Dana Carlson, MD. Read the full news release at […]

Allina's Mercy Hospital Offers Area Med Student Scholarships

[Allina Newsroom, Sept. 4, 2009] The deadline is approaching for applications to the Bevan W. Bunker, M.D., Medical Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is awarded by Mercy Hospital Medical Staff in honor of the late Bevan W. Bunker, M.D., a charter member of the medical staff at Mercy Hospital. The fund supports students pursuing medical degrees […]

Allina’s Mercy Hospital Offers Area Med Student Scholarships

[Allina Newsroom, Sept. 4, 2009] The deadline is approaching for applications to the Bevan W. Bunker, M.D., Medical Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is awarded by Mercy Hospital Medical Staff in honor of the late Bevan W. Bunker, M.D., a charter member of the medical staff at Mercy Hospital. The fund supports students pursuing medical degrees […]

Family Uses ‘Widow Maker’ Tragedy to Help Others

[WCCO 4 News, Aug. 13, 2009] Kristin Brown lost her 30-year-old husband to a heart condition known as the “widow maker.” Dr. Jeff Chambers, a cardiologist at Mercy Hospital, explains how blockage in an artery can cause a deadly heart attack. Read the full story on wcco.com.

Mercy Hospital Designated Accredited Chest Pain Center

[Allina Newsroom, Aug. 10, 2009] The designation of Mercy Hospital as an Accredited Chest Pain Center recognizes a commitment to processes proven to reduce death from heart disease. Read the full story on allina.com.

Healing Harmonies Soothes Patients

[Blaine-Spring Lake Park Life, Aug. 5, 2009] Walk through the corridors of Mercy or Unity hospital and you might catch the sweet, calming strains of flute or harp music softening the sounds and chatter of the daily bustle. About 60 musicians volunteer their time to play in Healing Harmonies. The program at the hospitals in […]