After a diabetic patient suffering from dizzy spells and fainting went to the local Emergency Room, a doctor recommended follow up with a primary healthcare provider. However, the patient spoke little English and had no means of reliable transportation to see a primary care doctor. HealthFinders was recommended. The patient had been to HealthFinders before. [...]
It was another beautiful day for HealthFinders to promote wellness at the Riverwalk Market Fair in Northfield last Saturday. Families enjoyed our table because the kids got to play a game and the parents got tips about how to live a healthy lifestyle. Just like last time, our table was run by our Pura Vida interns, [...]
Have a blast at this years gala? Well now's the time to make sure your day is clear on April 22nd, 2017 because that is when next year's gala is! We're already excited to see you all there in just a few short months.
We at HealthFinders are excited to attend the Faribault International Festival again! It's going to be a fun day of eating, dancing, and celebrating that you will not want to miss. The festival runs from 10am to 4pm August 20th at Central Park. We hope to see you there!
HealthFinders is looking for a Program Coordinator for our Mejorando la Salud de los Adolescentes (MESA) initiative. We are looking for someone to work 32 hours a week and the location and schedule are flexible. Visit our Careers and Internships page for more information about the position and how to apply.
HealthFinders is excited to join you all at the Rice County Fair! This is our first year at the fair and we hope that this will be a great place to tell everyone in the community a little bit more about ourselves and how we can all live a little healthier. We are going to [...]
We at Healthfinders are committed to grassroots community engagement for the health and wellness of the community we serve. HealthFinders is able to have community health workers (Raquel Rendon and Yakub Aden) because of our HealthRise grant from the Medtronic Foundation. They work on a daily basis creating, engaging and building ongoing and permanent relationships [...]
We hope you have a fun and healthy holiday! We will be open for regular business on Tuesday
Last Friday we were delighted to have Salud America interview Juliana Lima, our Pura Vida Program Coordinator, and Charlie Mandile, Executive Director of HealthFinders, at our Northfield clinic. Salud America is a part of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research Network at the University of Texas that works to fight childhood obesity in the Latino community. [...]
This past weekend our Pura Vida inters, Mallika Dargan and Kevin Skrip ran the HealthFinders tent at the Northfield Riverwalk Market Fair. The tent not only provided visitors with information about HealthFinders but also had active games and free fruit. “Our station was one of the funnest and most entertaining for kids and their [...]