Wilderness Health news

Wilderness Health targets vulnerable populations to ease COVID-19 Impact

August 26, 2020

Wilderness Health, a Northeastern Minnesota health care nonprofit is reaching out to at-risk populations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Using a state-provided dataset, Wilderness Health is identifying and contacting people on Medicaid who are potentially vulnerable to complications if they become sick with COVID-19. 


Wilderness Health Awarded HRSA Network Development Grant

June 25, 2020

Wilderness Health was awarded a HRSA Rural Network Development grant to establish a telehealth program throughout NE MN.  The project begins July 2020 with a priority on developing tele-mental health with plans to expand into other specialty areas.


St. Lukes Partners with Rural Hospitals

November 18, 2014

Wilderness Health was featured in an article by the Duluth News Tribune.


Wilderness Health Formed to Improve Patient Quality and Outcomes

November 17, 2014

Members to Remain Independent


Minnesota Department of Health e-health awards

November 5, 2014

Minnesota’s State Innovation Model initiative awarded $3.8 million in grants to help 12 community collaboratives use e-health to promote health and improve care coordination. These grants will enable providers across different health care settings to have access to the information they need to coordinate care and keep people healthy and out of the hospital.