Health care leaders to join Sen. Tony Lourey for health care round table in Fergus Falls

Sen. Tony Lourey (DFL-Kerrick) will be joined by health care leaders Tuesday to discuss health care in Minnesota and the long-term changes needed to decrease cost and improve care in Fergus Falls and the surrounding region.

Sen. Tony Lourey is the former chair of the Health and Human Services Finance Committee in the Minnesota Senate. He currently serves as Ranking Member of the Health and Human Services Policy and Finance Committee in the Minnesota Senate.

The Health Care Round Table tour will visit 10 cities in the coming weeks. Each event will feature Sen. Tony Lourey and regional health care leaders in an open discussion of their views and experiences of the health care in Minnesota.

The press and public are welcome to attend this event.


Fergus Falls Roundtable

2:00 p.m. Tuesday September 26

Fergus Falls City Hall, City Council Chambers

112 W Washington Ave.


Participants: Sen. Tony Lourey,

Community Health Services, Inc. Executive Director Kristi Halvarson,

Lake Region Health Care Community Health Initiatives Project Coordinator Joanna Chua,

Otter Tail County Community Services Director John Dinsmore,

Lake Region Healthcare Colt Edin, M.D.,

North Western Mental Health Center CEO Shauna Reitmeier, and

others to be announced