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Media inquiries

If you're a reporter and would like more information on any medical topics, if you would like to speak with a medical expert, or you need a patient condition update, contact our marketing and communications department at 218.736.8193. Every effort will be made to put you in touch with the appropriate resources for your story. All requests for interviews and patient conditions must be directed to the marketing and communications department. Please remember that the patient's first and last name are required in order for us to look up a patient's condition.

Media policies and procedures

All news media inquiries, including requests for patient conditions, must be directed to media relations in the marketing and communications department by calling 218.736.8193.

Medical resources for your stories

We have medical experts available for interviews on a wide variety of topics. Call 218.736.8193 to schedule an interview or send an email request.

Every effort will be made to arrange for one of our experts to answer your questions or provide background information for your assignment. (Please note that patient care is our first priority, and occasionally our physicians' schedules will not allow for interviews.)

Dr. Larry Rapp honored for his community medical legacy

Hospital news | Monday, June 13, 2022

LRH Announces Change to Mask Policy

Hospital news | Wednesday, June 1, 2022

9th Annual Community Health Challenge Kicks Off April 17th

Community news | Monday, April 11, 2022

Nominate Someone for the "Heroes of Healthcare" Award

Community news | Monday, March 21, 2022

N.P. Park to be Renamed Dr. Allen Magnuson Park

Community news | Wednesday, February 23, 2022

COVID Uptick Prompts Changes to Visitor and Mask Policies

Hospital news | Monday, January 24, 2022

State of MN Sends Emergency Temporary Nurse Staff Support to LRH

Hospital news | Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The DAISY Award Will Honor Local Nurses

Hospital news | Monday, January 17, 2022

New Year Baby Born at LRH Sunday

Community news | Monday, January 3, 2022