By Maureen Talarico Essentia Health is now making it easier than ever for students to get ready for school and sports by offering evening appointments and walk-in back-to-school and sports physicals. “In an effort to offer a more convenient time for working families, we are excited to offer evening physicals,” said Dr. Jane Rudd, who…

By Maureen Talarico Essentia Health Clinical Documentation (CDI) Manager Tracy Boldt has been honored with a national award of Recognition of Professional Achievement from the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS). “Tracy goes above and beyond to make a substantial difference in the field of CDI and here with staff who are devoted to…

By Maureen Talarico Essentia Health invites you to “Passport to Adventure,” a community celebration of healthy, active kids and families. It’s from 4-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, at the Essentia Duluth Heritage Sports Center, 120 S. 30th Ave. West in Duluth. The complimentary event is open to everyone. “Our mission is to make a healthy…

With support from Essentia Health, the Hillside Farmers Market will provide fresh, healthful and affordable local foods in the Central Hillside neighborhood. The new market will operate every Tuesday from 3 to 6 p.m. from June 19 to Oct. 16. The 2015 Bridge to Health Survey found that 41.6 percent of Central Hillside residents experience…