Lourey to hold health care round table in St. Cloud with regional experts

Sen. Tony Lourey (DFL-Kerrick) will be joined by regional health care leaders in St. Cloud on Wednesday at 2p.m. to discuss the long-term needs and necessary reforms for health care in Minnesota.

This is part of a statewide tour Sen. Tony Lourey kicked off on Monday September 26. 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 a free-form discussion of their views and experiences of the health care in Minnesota.

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 press and public are welcome to attend this event.

St. Cloud Roundtable

2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 27

St. Cloud Great River Regional Library, Mississippi Community Room 106

1300 W St. Germain St. 

 

Participants: Sen. Tony Lourey,

CentraCare Health Director of Community and Government Relations David Borgert

Central Minnesota Mental Health Center Executive Director and CEO Richard Lee, M.D.

Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid Supervising Attorney Ralonda Mason,

Stearns County Gateway Services Director Janet Goligowski,

Horizon Public Health Administrator Sandy Tubbs,

African Women’s Alliance Chair Florence Orionzi, and

others to be announced

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

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Bemidji region health care leaders to join Sen. Tony Lourey for round table discussion

Sen. Tony Lourey (DFL-Kerrick) will be joined by leading health care experts from the Bemidji area on Tuesday September 26 at 8 a.m. to discuss health care in the region, the short term and long term needs the area faces, and needed reforms.

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.

 

Bemidji Roundtable

8:00 a.m. Tuesday September 26

Beltrami County Administration Building, County Board Room

701 Minnesota Ave. NW

 

Participants: Sen. Tony Lourey,

Beltrami County Administrator Kay Mack,

Beltrami County Health and Human Services Director Becky Secore,

Sanford Health Bemidji Chief Operating Officer Joy Johnson,

Upper Mississippi Mental Health Center Executive Director Paul Nistler,

Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp, and

others to be announced

 

Lourey to host round table in Duluth to discuss regional health care needs

Sen. Tony Lourey (DFL-Kerrick) will be joined by regional health care leaders Monday, including Essentia Health CEO David C. Herman, M.D., to discuss the current state of health care in Minnesota and meaningful ways to move Minnesota’s health care system forward.

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 Minnesota 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.

Duluth Roundtable

8:00 a.m. Monday September 25

Duluth City Hall Room 303

411 W 1st St.

 

Participants: Sen. Tony Lourey,

Essentia Health Chief Executive Officer David C. Herman, M.D.,

University of Minnesota Duluth Associate Director for Rural Physician Associate Program Ray Christensen, M.D.,

Carlton County Public Health and Human Services Director Dave Lee,

Human Development Project Executive Director Jim Getchell

Lake Superior Community Health Center CEO Dayle Patterson, and

St Louis County Commissioner Beth Olson