North Memorial was recently designated as a Blue Distinction Center+ by Blue Cross and Blue Shield. The designation recognizes hospitals for their expertise in quality and cost efficiency in delivering specialty care.
North Memorial has once again been recognized by Healthgrades for outstanding achievement in various areas. In the most recent report, North Memorial was ranked #1 in Minnesota for Treatment of Stroke and Critical Care and #1 in the region for Overall Cardiac Services.
Patients living in the northwest metro will have an additional option for cardiology and vascular care.
North Memorial's 25th Anniversary Gala will be held on May 18, 2013 at the Hilton, Minneapolis. Proceeds from this event will support North Memorial's Telehealth Program, allowing for expansion of its pilot program -- now operating in Onamia, MN -- to 10 sites, providing real-time communication with appropriate specialists and improving process of patient transfers.