What keeps Minnesota great? Often referred to as the Great Minnesota Get-Together, the annual Minnesota State Fair is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the region, attracting nearly 1.8 million guests annually. This end-of-summer tradition is always held during the 12 days leading up to and through Labor Day. The Fair’s mission is to educate and involve guests by provide a world-class agricultural, art and industry showcase that is innovative, entertaining and fun.


2016 MNBTE Recognition Reception

To honor the 276 health care clinics across Minnesota that qualified for 2016 Minnesota Bridges to Excellence (MNBTE) and the Quality Incentive Payment System rewards, The Action Group hosted a recognition reception on July 27, 2016. Rewarded clinics realized achievements and improvements in health outcomes for patients with diabetes, vascular disease, and depression.

Attendees celebrated with cocktails and light hors d’oeuvres, while listening to inspiring speakers Dr. Steven Connelly from HealthPartners-Park Nicollet, and Dr. Timothy Hernandez from Entira Family Clinics. They shared insights into how they have been able to sustain their high performance over time.

Click here to view this year’s rewarded clinics; click here to view those from last year. Check back soon for more news and photos from the event!

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About The Action Group

The Minnesota Health Action Group is the only Minnesota organization whose sole purpose is to represent the collective voice of those who pay the bill for health care — employers, public purchasers, and individuals. We drive innovation, collaboration and engagement in ways that improve health care and ensure the economic vitality of all Minnesota communities.

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