U.S. Sen. Smith comes to Cloquet
April 28, 2023
Unique unit highlighted at hospital
U.S. Senator Tina Smith visited Community Memorial Hospital earlier this month and delivered a baby.
Neither the mother nor the baby were real - both are part of the hospital's birth simulation training program, a high-tech lifelike experience that allows doctors, nurses, students and even senators to practice a wide range of live birth scenarios, from a cesarean section to breech birth to postpartum hemorrhaging.
"At 3 a.m. it's them and the nurses," explained CMH CEO Rick Breuer. "That's why this training is so important: y...