Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota


University of Minnesota pursues big hospital expansion projects

It seems like just yesterday the Minnesota Nurses Association packed up the picket signs and cut a deal with six hospital chains in the Twin Cities for a new contract. Within the last few days, the University of Minnesota has launched efforts to fund two major hospital projects in Minneapolis. Wasn't it Fairview and Children's Hospital that argued they couldn't afford big raises or the staffing ratio plans demanded by the nurses during the strike?


Efforts to break hospital/nurses stalemate fail; Strike imminent

Twin Cities hospitals late Tuesday offered a revised contract proposal to the nurses union, which promptly rejected it, setting the stage for a protracted strike set for next week. In an e-mail, spokeswoman Maureen Schriner said the hospitals, which include Allina, Children’s Hospital, Park Nicollet, Fairview, North Memorial and HealthEast, offered to drop cuts to […]


Minneapolis children’s hospital debuts new cardiovascular center

Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota opened a new cardiovascular center on its Minneapolis campus, an all-in-one facility that allows patients to remain on the same floor. The addition is part of the hospital’s $300 million project to renovate its buildings in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The center combines all cardiac services on one floor, […]