Working together: Despite success, integration has its problems too

Carlson, Joe
July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/25/2011 Anniversary Issue, p26
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the healthcare market in the area of Bloomington, Saint Paul and Minneapolis in Minnesota. It says that the Allina Hospitals & Clinics is the largest health system in the market, which took in 26 percent of the market revenue in 2009. The author adds that the hospitals created Twin Cities Hospitals, which is a single front for public-relations purposes. The historical background of the Minneapolis-Saint Paul market is also discussed.


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