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News from Lake Region Healthcare and Prairie Ridge Healthcare

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.)

LRH Foundation Seeking Community Support for Healthcare Heroes

Foundation news | Wednesday, December 16, 2020

LRH Will Be Distribution Hub for First Phase of COVID-19 Vaccine

Hospital news | Thursday, December 10, 2020

Dr. Paul Wawin Joins Growing Psychiatry Team at LRH

Hospital news | Monday, November 16, 2020

COVID Testing Demands Put Strain on Healthcare Resources

Community news | Monday, October 12, 2020

Young Joins LRH as CNO and Vice President - Patient Care

Corporate news | Thursday, September 17, 2020

Lake Region Healthcare Welcomes Dr. Desiree Holzer to Emergency Team

Community news | Wednesday, August 12, 2020

COVID-19- Update to Our Communities from Kent Mattson, CEO

Community news | Thursday, July 30, 2020

First COVID Positive Case Reported at Mill Street Residence

Community news | Monday, July 27, 2020

LRH and PRHHS Ease Visiting Restrictions

Hospital news | Tuesday, June 23, 2020