New rehabilitation services benefit Essentia Health’s Sandstone and Hinckley-area patients

By Maureen Talarico Essentia Health-Sandstone has expanded its rehabilitation services to benefit patients in the Pine County area. Now, patients can receive care in women’s health and pelvic therapy, speech language pathology, and pulmonary rehabilitation, in addition to the current cardiac rehabilitation services. “By offering these services, we are able to get people from surrounding […]

Essentia Health’s Birthplace at St. Mary’s Medical Center recognized as baby-friendly

The Birthplace at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth has achieved recognition as a “Baby-Friendly” birthplace. Baby-Friendly® Designated Hospitals are recognized for being the gold standard concerning infant breastfeeding and bonding practices in birthing units. Developed by the United Nations Children’s Fund and the World Health Organization, the Baby-Friendly designation recognizes hospitals that offer an […]