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HealthFinders Annual Spring Gala is Friday, April 20th at the Grand Event Center

  Cheers to our volunteers! Don't miss this fun and worthwhile event. This years' theme is "Cheers to our Volunteers" honoring the dedicated volunteers who are reaching service milestones of 15 years-10 years-5 years (3 years for students) of volunteer service with HealthFinders. Tickets Tickets are $75 per person and can be purchased online through [...]

2018-04-09T11:27:30-06:00April 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

HealthFinders Moves into NEW Collaborative Northfield Space

March brings a bright new space for HealthFinders Collaborative as we have moved into our new Northfield clinic! In the true spirit of collaboration, we are sharing space with Northfield Hospital & Clinics Express Care Clinic (opening soon) and Sterling Pharmacy. Our new address is 701 Division St. S, Northfield MN. While the shared space [...]

2018-03-08T15:58:38-06:00March 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Integrated Health Care with a Heart

Patient was moved to tears for the compassionate integrated care he received at HealthFinders Integrated Health Care with a Heart   HealthFinders Collaborative provides integrated primary medical care, dental, advocacy and wellness education to people in Rice County who are uninsured or covered by public insurance. Our organization currently consists of two locations, a medical [...]

2018-02-14T14:40:00-06:00February 14th, 2018|Patient Stories, Uncategorized|

Introducing “Living Well with Diabetes’ classes in Spanish to Rice County

HealthFinders teams up with the Rice County Statewide Health Improvement Partnership to address wellness education class needs for Spanish speakers. Introducing 'Living Well with Diabetes' classes in Spanish to Rice County HealthFinders has teamed up with the Rice County Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP) to bring 'Living Well with Diabetes' Workshops available in Spanish to [...]

2018-02-02T14:04:18-06:00February 2nd, 2018|Diabetes Program, Health Updates|

Summer interns share their time and talents with HealthFinders

Every year, HealthFinders is fortunate to employ a group of interns from St. Olaf and Carleton over the summer and during the academic year. This summer's team has been doing amazing work to improve and support HealthFinders through a variety of projects. We'd like to highlight a few of their projects so that our community can get an idea [...]

2017-08-23T15:52:42-06:00August 23rd, 2017|Interns & Volunteers|

HealthFinders, a model for the “21st Century Dental Team,” presents at the second annual Minnesota Oral Health Summit

On Thursday, August 3rd, the dental team at HealthFinders Collaborative traveled to Normandale Community College in Bloomington to participate in the 2017 Oral Health Summit II, sponsored by the Normandale Community College, Minnesota Department of Health, and Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation. The event attracted hundreds of dental professionals from across the state. The theme of the day was the practice of integrating medical and dental [...]

2017-09-19T16:20:13-06:00August 18th, 2017|Awards and Recognition|

HealthFinders awarded donation of toothbrushes and toothpaste from Delta Dental of Minnesota

HealthFinders Collaborative received a donation of 1,008 toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste by Delta Dental of Minnesota as a part of their “Inspiring Smile Power” initiative. June was National Smile Month. To celebrate, Delta Dental encouraged the public to nominate deserving Minnesota and North Dakota non-profit organizations to receive up to 1,008 donated toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste. HealthFinders was among the overwhelming number of organizations nominated, and we were awarded the [...]

2017-08-02T21:10:21-06:00August 2nd, 2017|Dental|

A former HealthFinders volunteer gives back in an inspiring, unique way

Anne and her husband Matt at their wedding (June 3rd, 2017) HealthFinders has seen many volunteers over the years: students at the local colleges, physicians and dentists, professors, nurses, and many more. Some have been here since the very beginning, while others are able to share with us just a portion of their time in this [...]

2017-08-01T15:56:10-06:00July 24th, 2017|Awards and Recognition, Community Service|

HealthFinders completes Access to Coverage grant, increasing its capacity for patient advocacy

HealthFinders Collaborative (HFC) has recently completed its period as a grantee of the Access to Coverage (Access) program. Access, a 4-year grant program created by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation in April 2013, had two primary goals: increase the number of low-income Minnesotans enrolled in public health care coverage and increase [...]

2017-07-14T21:22:55-06:00July 7th, 2017|Announcements, Awards and Recognition|

HealthFinders Tackles Chlamydia with Rice County, St Olaf, & Sterling Pharmacy

Getting tested and treated for chlamydia is easy, but the chlamydia rate in Minnesota has reached epidemic rates in the last two decades. In response, HealthFinders has joined forces with local health partners to create a free chlamydia screening and treatment program for Rice County. Through this collaboration, known as Rice County Chlamydia Partnership (RCCP), [...]

2017-07-14T21:22:15-06:00June 14th, 2017|Community Engagement, Community Service|