What Is New ? Check this page often for updates on all the great things happening in New Ulm to help support a culture of wellness!


2016 Year Eight Report to the Community

Heart of New Ulm Project Featured at National Health Care Analytics Summit

The Heart of New Ulm Project is honored to be featured in a 20-minute documentary produced by Health Catalyst that highlights the importance of the project from a national health care perspective. The film was premiered at Health Catalyst’s Health Care Analytics Summit held Sept. 8, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah. New Ulm Medical Center (NUMC) President Toby Freier was a keynote speaker at the event, outlining how analytics helped steer the project as well as providing vital outcome data.   Watch a trailer of the documentary 

Show your support for wellness: Apply to Use the Heart of New Ulm Logo


Over the last seven years, many businesses and community organizations have enthusiastically embraced the mission of Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project (HONU), and have rolled out a variety of activities that promote health and wellness. Working together, we're making a real difference in building a culture of wellness in New Ulm, and helping make the healthy choice the easy choice where we live, work and play. 

Now, to help promote all the great work happening in the community, the HONU Community Leadership Team is excited to announce that businesses and community organizations can apply to use the HONU logo to promote events, activities, services, campaigns and policies that align with HONU's mission. 

Our goal is to encourage organizations, groups and businesses in New Ulm to think about health in the work that they do, and also help sustain HONU's brand awareness and momentum. Any group, organization or business in New Ulm is eligible to apply to use the logo. 



Great Resources for Walking and Biking Around New Ulm

Fun Recipe Videos

You’ve likely seen some fun recipe videos posted on Facebook and Twitter, but often, they’re not very heart-healthy. That’s why we’ve developed our own videos that show you some easy recipes that are not only healthier for your heart, but delicious, too!
We’ll be adding new recipes to this page periodically, so check back often for new recipes that are sure to become new family favorites. 
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