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Douglas County Hospital

March 20, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 16
March 20, 2015 - 12:00am
March 6, 2015
Carl Vaagenes
‘Adverse events’ reported at hospital
March 6, 2015 - 9:33am
January 30, 2015
The Douglas County Hospital set its 2015 budget last Friday and is prepared for another busy year. It expects to take in $140 million in net revenue. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Hospital faces challenge of low reimbursement rates
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
Douglas County Hospital earns ‘stroke ready’ designation
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
Hospital CEO elected to leadership role at state level
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
September 23, 2014
Douglas County Hospital earns national cancer accreditation
September 23, 2014 - 9:31am
August 22, 2014
Baby ‘boom’ recorded at hospital
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
August 20, 2014
Doctors seek out hometown careers
August 20, 2014 - 12:00am
August 1, 2014
Study prediction: Fewer doctors by 2024
August 1, 2014 - 12:00am
May 9, 2014
Cardiac care options may expand in Alexandria
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 7, 2014
During a presentation Friday at Douglas County Hospital (DCH), the facility was presented the “Partner in Trauma Excellence” award from Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC). Pictured (left to right) are Dr. David Odland, DCH emergency department; Dr. Gary Paulson, DCH general surgeon; Dr. Art Ney, HCMC trauma surgeon; David Kjos, DCH Board chairman; and Carl Vaagenes, DCH CEO. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
Hospital is ‘excellent partner’ in trauma care
May 7, 2014 - 12:00am
April 30, 2014
Hospital’s trauma services to be awarded
April 30, 2014 - 12:00am
Hospital’s trauma services to be awarded
April 30, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Douglas County Hospital’s TeleStroke program uses a camera, monitor and computer on wheels – a setup that looks a lot like a robot – to connect with a neurologist at St. Cloud Hospital. Within five to 10 minutes of a patient arriving at the emergency room, the neurologist can begin evaluating a patient suffering a stroke here in Alexandria and coordinating care with the local emergency room physician. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
New way of treating strokes buys more time
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
February 5, 2014
Two ‘adverse events’ reported at hospital
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am