Search Members Help

» Welcome Guest
[ Log In :: Register ]

1 members are viewing this topic
>Guest

Page 12 of 13<<8910111213>>

[ Track This Topic :: Email This Topic :: Print this topic ]

reply to topic new topic new poll
Topic: Hospital closing, We brought this on ourselves< Next Oldest | Next Newest >
 Post Number: 111
Expatriate Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 5211
Joined: Oct. 2004
PostIcon Posted on: Sep. 28 2017,6:07 am  Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

You are likely aware of Mayo Clinic's decision to restructure and reduce hospital services in Albert Lea, MN, including the elimination of ICU and inpatient services. At the end of the day, the loss of these services will have a negative impact on Minnesotans who will face longer travel times and distances to access the healthcare they need.

Also troubling is that Mayo Clinic seems not to have genuinely engaged with and listened to the community in an effort to truly understand the impact of this decision.

If Mayo Clinic is unwilling to hold further conversations with YOU about this decision, now it the time for you to express your concerns by attending The Rally for Rural Healthcare. Join Save Our Hospital on Saturday, September 30th at 1:00pm in Albert Lea to unite with and support Albert Lea and other rural communities facing reductions in healthcare services.

What: The Rally for Rural Health Care
When: Saturday, September 30th at 1:00 p.m.
Where: Central Park in Albert Lea, MN
Why: To support rural communities facing reductions in healthcare services


The challenges that older adults and all Minnesotans in rural counties face when it comes to accessing vital healthcare services are immense. It may be Albert Lea today, but which Greater Minnesota community is next? Show your support by attending the rally Saturday!

Sincerely,
AARP Minnesota


--------------
History is no more than the lies agreed upon by the victors.

 ~NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 112
Liberal Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Moderator
Posts: 10940
Joined: Aug. 2003
PostIcon Posted on: Sep. 28 2017,10:42 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

Reading Al Franken's response to the hospital closing made me ill especially after seeing Al compare himself to Paul Wellstone a couple weeks ago. What a joke Al turned out to be.

--------------
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government"


The people are masters of both Congress and courts, not to overthrow the Constitution, but to overthrow the men who pervert it!
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info WEB 
 Post Number: 113
hymiebravo Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 4989
Joined: Jan. 2006
PostIcon Posted on: Oct. 02 2017,4:16 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

.....
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 114
Whiskero Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 1163
Joined: Mar. 2005
PostIcon Posted on: Oct. 09 2017,12:29 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

Somebody was just saying to me that part of the hospital is mayo and part of it is naeve.  Is that true? and if so, what parts?
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 115
seulloup Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 6
Joined: Jun. 2017
PostIcon Posted on: Oct. 10 2017,1:43 am Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

Nothing is Naeve anymore as far as business or licensing purposes go.  My guess is someone is thinking about the Naeve Healthcare Foundation which still exists along with the Auxiliary that runs the gift shop and coffee shop and manages donations.  The original building is still occasionally referred to as Naeve hospital but in name only.
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 116
hymiebravo Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 4989
Joined: Jan. 2006
PostIcon Posted on: Oct. 12 2017,9:03 am Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

....
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 117
Expatriate Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 5211
Joined: Oct. 2004
PostIcon Posted on: Nov. 18 2017,5:59 am Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

https://www.politico.com/story...-244955

--------------
History is no more than the lies agreed upon by the victors.

 ~NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 118
ALAngst Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 49
Joined: Dec. 2008
PostIcon Posted on: Nov. 21 2017,12:06 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

"It's the kind of place where a county commissioner turns down an interview with a reporter because he says he has to do some urgent farming."

That's nice.
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 119
Self-Banished Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 9177
Joined: Feb. 2006
PostIcon Posted on: Nov. 21 2017,12:26 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic. Skip to the next post in this topic. Ignore posts   QUOTE

^^ and who would that commissioner be?

--------------
"Life's tough Buttercup". Self Banished

Elections have consequences
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
 Post Number: 120
ALAngst Search for posts by this member.

Avatar



Group: Members
Posts: 49
Joined: Dec. 2008
PostIcon Posted on: Dec. 13 2017,12:24 pm Skip to the previous post in this topic.  Ignore posts   QUOTE

As per the Tribune:

"District 3 Commissioner Jim Nelson suggested an outside lawyer be hired to speak on national broadcasts, bringing potentially damaging attention to Mayo Clinic."

Here's an idea: When the national political journalism company, and well-respected, Politico, comes to ask the County Chairman for input on the Save our Hospital movement, maybe he should give an interview rather than abruptly cut off the interviewer and say he has to get back to farming.

What e
Offline
Top of Page Profile Contact Info 
120 replies since Jun. 12 2017,10:17 pm < Next Oldest | Next Newest >

[ Track This Topic :: Email This Topic :: Print this topic ]


Page 12 of 13<<8910111213>>
reply to topic new topic new poll

» Quick Reply Hospital closing
iB Code Buttons
You are posting as:

Do you wish to enable your signature for this post?
Do you wish to enable emoticons for this post?
Track this topic
View All Emoticons
View iB Code
Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon Emoticon