ML Health News

MLHS ER wins award

February 3, 2020

by Mary Rains, Mille Lacs Health System. Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare.  The award signifies that MLHS is in the top 8% of 4,191 U.S.…

Visitor Restrictions at MLHS

January 31, 2020

by Lori Stenvold, Mille Lacs Health System. Mille Lacs Health System is asking visitors who are the least bit ill with any type of cough, fever or cold symptom to stay home and not visit patients and residents at both the Acute Care hospital and Long Term Care units, and at Lake Song Assisted…

Longtime employee wins St. Francis Award

January 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE- January 28, 2020 by Lori Stenvold, Mille Lacs Health System. Each year at the annual Mille Lacs Health System holiday party one employee is awarded the St. Francis Award. This year 18 employees were nominated by their peers. The winner is chosen by a committee of past St. Francis…

MLHS HAS 3-D MAMMOGRAM

by Mary Rains, Mille Lacs Health System. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Mille Lacs Health System wants patients to know that their 3-D Mammogram machine gives women more of an advantage in early diagnosis of breast cancer. Getting a regular mammogram makes good health sense, but…

Concussion and Sports

by Mary Rains, Mille Lacs Health System. Having an active teenager who exercises and participates in sports is a great way to promote a healthy lifestyle, teamwork, and discipline. However, accidents happen, and whether they’re on the field or the court, it’s important to know the basic signs of a…