Tag: CRMC

“Because of Brandon” Fundraiser for Diabetes Education back on July 23rd

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/9/21) (Crosby, MN) — The response for the return for the Because of Brandon Diabetes Education Fundraiser with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center has been above and beyond previous years with the annual event returning Friday, July 23rd at the Deerwood American Legion. We spoke to CRMC Charitable Fund Coordinator Jennifer Podsiadly…
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July 9, 2021 0

“Because of Brandon” to be featured on Community Connection

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/7/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center and the “Because of Brandon” diabetes education fundraiser will be the topic of Discussion for Community Connection on Thursday, July 8th on Home Grown Local Radio. “Because of Brandon” all started as a way to honor the memory of Brandon Houge, who passed…
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July 7, 2021 0

SMILE receives $75K grant from Sourcewell

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/30/21) (Crosby, MN) — Supporting, Mentoring, Inspiring, Life in Everything or SMILE which aims to reduce the mental health stigma in central Minnesota was awarded a $75,000 grant from Sourcewell to continue their mission of reducing suicide rates, depression, and anxiety. The SMILE program, which is a creative program with Cuyuna…
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June 30, 2021 0

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center receives COC Accreditation

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/29/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby was recently granted by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons with Three-Year Accreditation to their cancer program, which has been accredited since 2014. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet 34 CoC quality…
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June 29, 2021 0

CRMC, Miner’s Inc. announce Clinic and more at new SuperOne Foods in Crosby

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/16/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center and Miner’s Inc, a parent company of SuperOne Foods Stores, announced on Monday, June 14th, that the new 38,000-square-foot SuperOne Foods Store in Crosby will feature a clinic, pharmacy, and wellness center to better serve the Cuyuna Lakes. In dual press releases, CRMC…
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June 16, 2021 0

CRMC’s Mary Wicek talks annual Wellness Visits, Advance Care Directives

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/15/21) (Crosby, MN) — The summer months offer a chance to review one’s long term health initiatives and Cuyuna Regional Medical Center can help facilitate your needs with their Wellness Visit and Personalized Prevention Plans. Mary Wicek, CRMC’s Director of Care Management and Population Health, spoke to us about the importance…
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June 15, 2021 0

Brainerd Lakes businesses awarded Dual Training Grants

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/3/21) (Minnesota) — Lakes area businesses were recently honored by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education to fund related instruction of dual-training and will benefit as part of $3.4 million of Dual Training Grants. The Dual Training Grant supports the Minnesota Dual-Training Pipeline that provides dual trainees the opportunity to earn…
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June 3, 2021 0

‘Walk with a Doc’ program comes to Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/17/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby recently teamed up with an international program to better enhance physical activity and help reduce risks of many diseases. “Walk with a Doc” started May 5th with Board Certified Pediatrician and Sports Medicine physician Wendi Johnson and we spoke to her…
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May 17, 2021 0

National Healthcare Decisions Day with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/14/21) (Crosby, MN) — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby is going to be guiding Lakes area residents in helpful ways in planning for advanced care with National Healthcare Decisions Day. We spoke with Betsey Leidl, Nurse and Social Worker, about the numerous opportunities concerning proper medical care in the most…
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April 14, 2021 0

CRMC’s Rachel Hawthorne, R.N. talks strokes, treatment, and prevention

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/9/21) (Crosby, MN) — We recently spoke with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center Emergency Department Trauma and Stroke Coordinator Rachel Hawthorne, R.N. about stroke risk factors, treatments, and how to properly address symptoms to help in those experiencing a stroke.  Hawthorne notes that as time has gone on, the general public has…
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April 9, 2021 0