Our journals serve physicians, clinic and hospital administrators, health care business executives, and health care consumers. We provide unbiased platforms for communication between health care delivery system stakeholders.


Our publications maintain the highest standards of journalistic integrity. They are designed as outreach/educational forums and reliable advertising vehicles for contacting difficult-to-reach professional audiences. Articles are written by physicians and industry experts to promote increased awareness of emerging and complex industry trends. We are dedicated to providing our readers and advertisers with useful and outstanding publications. We welcome your story ideas, advertising inquiries, and comments.

Regenerative Medicine Minnesota

Transforming the future of health care

Joint replacement surgery

Helping maintain a healthy lifestyle

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Published for over 30 years, Minnesota Physician in an independent monthly medical journal written by physicians for physicians. We cover everything from clinical and scientific advances to socio-economic and policy issues. We provide an unbiased forum to address industry issues and are not affiliated with any national, state, county, or specialty society or association, third-party payer, or pharmaceutical manufacturer.


We mail to physicians licensed to practice in Minnesota and provide a trusted forum for communication within the profession.


Minnesota Physician is published 12 times a year by Minnesota Physician Publishing. Annual subscriptions are $48.00 and individual copies are $5.00.

February cover story

Physician shortages in Minnesota

Significant regional variation


By Teri Fritsma, PhD


Leveling the playing field

The promise of parity in mental health care


By Sue Abderholden, MPH

January cover stories

Value-based reimbursement

Tips to survive (and thrive)


By William F. Jessee, MD, FACMPE, Facpm, facpe


Specialty pharmaceutical


An emerging trend in contracting


By David W. Plocher, MD

Minnesota Health Care News


Minnesota Health Care News provides a bridge between the providers of health care and the consumers of health care, with content written by doctors and allied medical professionals. Each month, 40,000 copies are distributed free of cost to health care consumers, exclusively in places where health care is delivered: hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and long-term care facilities. In addition to this free distribution at more than 550 locations throughout the seven-county metro region, Minnesota Health Care News is mailed free of charge to health care administrators, executives, and leaders throughout the state. Members of the Minnesota Legislature receive complimentary subscriptions.


Subscriptions are available for $36 a year.

November cover stories

Speech-language pathology

Helping children communicate


By Cara Benoit, MA, CCC-SLP



Understanding your options


By Dan Trajano, MD

may/june cover stories

Joint replacement surgery

Helping maintain a healthy lifestyle


By Dane Hansen, DO


Psychiatric medications

Understanding how they work


By Marie Casey Olseth, MD



MedFax, a subscription-based electronic publication, has served health care executives and administrators for more than 25 years. If you need to know what is happening in health care in Minnesota, MedFax is an invaluable resource.


Gillette collaborating to improve treatment for children with chronic pain


Robotic platform for esophageal surgery improves patient out comes


Link found between bone loss and cells associated with aging

Medical Services Directory


The Medical Services Directory is an annual publication that distributes with the May edition of Minnesota Physician. A desk-drawer sized, 200-page paperback, it contains thousands of phone numbers, addresses, and websites of businesses that provide services and support to physicians. There is no charge for the listings, which are alphabetized into dozens of business sectors. Published for more than 25 years, it is found in hospitals, clinics, long term care facilities, and related health care facilities statewide. This highly utilized reference tool presents several unique and extremely cost-effective advertising opportunities. To be listed, purchase copies, or place advertising, please use the buttons below.

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Government Services

Laboratory Services

Law Firms

Managed Care

Recruitment Services



The Minnesota Health Care Consumer Association - MNHCCA


The Minnesota Health Care Consumer Association is your opportunity to be heard in debates and discussions that shape the future of health care policy. No personal identification information is required to become a member of this free online community, and there is no cost to participate. Visit the Join page to get started. Members receive a free monthly electronic newsletter. Visit the Current Issue link to see a copy


Asthma Response Training Now Required for High School Coaches


Children’s Behavior Problems in School Linked to Stress at Home


Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics Pilot Program Launched

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