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MOLN Business and Education Partners

MOLN Business and Educational Partners are corporations or educational institutions that have made a commitment to MOLN to assist us in achieving our mission.  Partnership support comes at either the Platinum or Gold the  level.  These organizations support the MOLN mission financially and through partnership collaborations.







Special thanks to our Platinum Level Educational Partners for supporting MOLN

University of Minnesota School of Nursing

The University of Minnesota School of Nursing plays a central role in improving health through innovative research, exceptional academic programs and collaborative practice throughout the region. While the need for nurses is great, the need for nursing leaders prepared to make systems decisions based on clinical experience and patient needs is even greater.  More nurses, and nurses educated at higher levels, are essential to address the pressing demand and fragmented delivery of health care today.

The school prepares nurse leaders equipped to transform health care from roles at the bedside to the board room through its pre-licensure (BSN and Master of Nursing) and doctoral (DNP and PhD) programs.  With 12 unique specialties, the University of Minnesota’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program has the largest full-time DNP enrollment in the country and its PhD in Nursing is the only such program in the state.  The school is ranked among the top 15 nursing graduate schools in the country.  Its school’s nursing informatics graduate program is ranked second in the nation, and the nurse-midwifery specialty is ranked fourth in the 2018 US News & World Report’s graduate school ranking. 

As part of a premier research institution, School of Nursing faculty are engaged in new discoveries and initiatives with our public, private and community partners. Applied research and student learning are enhanced by collaboration with other health science professions at the University including the schools of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, public health and nursing.

The Katharine J. Densford International Center for Nursing Leadership, housed at the School of Nursing, serves as a catalyst and resource for nursing leaders.

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Special thanks to our Platinum Level Business Partners for supporting MOLN

Electronic Design Company (EDC)

Electronic Design Company (EDC) is proud to be a sponsor of the Minnesota Organization of Leaders in Nursing (MOLN) because we truly believe that nurses are at the heart of outstanding patient care.  EDC appreciates MOLN’s mission to provide training and professional development of nurse leadership. Like MOLN, we believe that education is the key to the growth and strength of an organization.

Since 1955, EDC has provided critical patient staff communications in hospitals throughout Minnesota.  We are engaged in the future of health care by providing the latest technology for improved quality of care and patient satisfaction.

Our focus is Life Cycle Support which includes evaluation, analysis, consulting, design, implementation and support. We offer 24X7 service and customized solutions to meet the needs of each hospital. We create value by keeping healthcare professionals informed on the state of their patient staff communications systems and current market trends. Our mission is to be the best and most complete resource for our client’s critical communication needs.

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Beacon Communications

We save and improve lives every day.

MOLN gives nurse leaders a collective voice in guiding nursing and impacting the health care system of Minnesota. 

For over 20 years, Beacon Communications has worked to keep the healthcare industry connected.  We provide high quality solutions, including reliable communication systems for doctors and nurses to help them both save and improve lives.  We keep doctors, nurses, and patients connected with state-of-the-art nurse communication systems, pocket paging/wireless, fall prevention technology, master clock systems, security panic systems, professional sound systems and more.

MOLN is an organization for which quality health care is the primary focus.

We work to increase safety, reduce operational costs, enhance profitability, and improve customer loyalty and overall satisfaction.  We’ve improved the lives of hospital staff and patients in hundreds of hospitals, clinics, medical office buildings, and long-term care facilities. We offer fast, simple, and comprehensive solutions which enable doctors and nurses to focus less on slow connections, piles of paper, and out of date systems, and focus more on staff to patient care and communication.

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Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company, has been committed to discovering and developing innovative medicines to help people with diabetes lead longer, healthier lives for over 90 years. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: hemophilia, growth disorders and obesity. With U.S. headquarters in Plainsboro, N.J., we have nearly 5,000 employees in the United States.

At Novo Nordisk, we believe in change. We seek opportunities to contribute to healthier communities and better lives for all people. By joining organizations such as MOLN, we can connect directly with care givers to listen, learn, and improve.

We work for a future where lives are not limited. To achieve this, we take the lead and continuously challenge the status quo by looking at change from new perspectives. We look forward to working with MOLN to offer new perspectives

For more information, visit and follow us @novonordiskus.

To learn more about the benefits of becoming a business partner please contact Sue Stout at or at (651) 659-1425.