Becker’s Hospital Review

How Allina Health is boosting nurse retention rates

[Becker’s Hospital Review, August 27, 2019] Burnout is a growing problem among U.S. nurses, with over half reporting symptoms of poor physical and mental health, according to a 2018 study published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. To help address burnout and increase retention rates among new graduate nurses, Minneapolis-based Allina Health has […]

Allina Health tests waters for apps based on patient journeys

Allina Health tests waters for apps based on patient journeys

[Becker’s Hospital Review, June 4, 2019] When it comes to pregnancy apps, it’s a jungle out there. In November 2017, there were more than 318,000 digital health apps and counting, with 9 percent of those dedicated to women’s health and pregnancy, according to the latest available data from IQVIA Institute. Minneapolis-based Allina Health recognized this […]

Allina Health Chief Nursing Officer: Thank you to all our nurses that make Allina Health a special organization

Allina Health Chief Nursing Officer: Thank you to all our nurses that make Allina Health a special organization

[Becker’s Hospital Review] Mandy Richards, Allina Health Chief Nursing Officer: As someone who has been fortunate to work side by side with nurses for my entire career, I cannot count the number of times nurses made a difference for the patients we served, be it with crucial insights, profound experience or a tender touch. Over […]

Apple extends iPhone health records access to Allina Health

Apple extends iPhone health records access to Allina Health

[Becker’s Healthcare, March 28, 2019] Allina Health patients can now access their medical information through Apple’s iPhone health records app. Apple based its health records app on fast healthcare interoperability resources guidelines, a standard for transferring electronic medical records. Under the new partnership, Allina Health patients will be able to access their medical records from […]

Lisa Shannon, Chief Operating Officer, Allina Health

The ambitious agenda of Allina Health COO Lisa Shannon

[Becker’s Hospital Review, March 11, 2019] Lisa Shannon serves as executive vice president and COO of Allina Health, a 12-hospital system headquartered in Minneapolis. She assumed her position in July 2017. Prior to joining Allina, Ms. Shannon worked as president of health system delivery and COO at Catholic Health Initiatives sponsored KentuckyOne Health, where she […]

The ambitious agenda of Allina Health COO Lisa Shannon

[Becker’s Hospital Review, March 11, 2019] Lisa Shannon serves as executive vice president and COO of Allina Health, a 12-hospital system headquartered in Minneapolis. She assumed her position in July 2017. Prior to joining Allina, Ms. Shannon worked as president of health system delivery and COO at Catholic Health Initiatives sponsored KentuckyOne Health, where she […]