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(March 6, 2014)—Fairview Health Services has named Carolyn Wilson, R.N., to the newly-created position of executive vice president and chief operating officer, starting March 1. This new role combines operational accountability for one of the largest integrated health systems in the Upper Midwest into a single operational leadership position.
(March 6, 2014)—Fairview, in partnership with Reach Out and Read, helps prepare children to succeed in school. During checkups, our doctors often give children a free book to encourage reading. Now you can help, too, by dining at any Blue Plate restaurant during the week of March 9-15.
(March 6, 2014)—Patients hope for a one-way ticket home when they leave the hospital. It doesn’t always turn out that way. Fairview Health Services is working to find the reasons behind hospital readmissions—and to prevent those we can. Find out what we’re doing.
(March 4, 2014)—In its latest issue, Modern Healthcare, the primary national publication for the health care industry, features a cover profile of Fairview’s new President and CEO Rulon F. Stacey. The profile takes an in-depth look at Stacey’s leadership ability, his past successes and the job he has taken at Fairview.
(March 3, 2014)—Nearly 300 guests showed up Feb. 27 to support Fairview’s Youth Grief Services and learn more about donor a matching gift challenge.
(Feb. 24, 2014)—A new documentary short by award-winning filmmakers—“One Last Hug”—shows how organizations such as Fairview are helping children cope with devastating loss. This is your chance to see this film before it premieres on HBO later this year.
(Feb. 14, 2014)—University of Minnesota Health is a new brand aimed at bringing innovative, high-quality health care to more people throughout Minnesota. It represents the closer integration of these three organizations and their commitment to deliver the best care.
(Feb. 10, 2014)—More than 100 leaders, donors and community members gathered on Feb. 6 to kick off the public phase of fundraising for our Fairview Ridges Hospital Specialty Care Expansion in Burnsville. Find out how this project will improve access to specialty care services.