1,000 Square Foot Mayo Clinic Mobile Exhibit to Stop at Altru Main Clinic
Grand Forks, ND – To honor 150 years of serving humanity, Mayo Clinic is bringing a 53-foot, double- expandable semi-trailer to Altru Main Clinic, Monday, July 28 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
“Altru Health System and Mayo Clinic have shared a common philosophy, commitment and mission to improve the delivery of health care that patients receive. As the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, we are helping bring Mayo Clinic's knowledge and expertise to the Red River Valley," said Dr. Casey Ryan, Altru Health System President. "We are honored to host this mobile exhibit at Altru Main Clinic which further celebrates our relationship with Mayo Clinic."
“Throughout our history, people have turned to Mayo Clinic for hope and healing. By experiencing this exhibit you will share the enduring values and exciting vision of Mayo Clinic in service to humanity,” said Kerry Olsen, M.D., Chair, Mayo Clinic Sesquicentennial Committee.
A visit to the exhibit allows visitors to see the human body as never seen before and discover how Mayo Clinic uses innovation, research and technology to meet the unique needs of individual patients. Through examples of new research to prevent and treat disease, Mayo Clinic’s impact around the world, and stories of patients whose lives have been transformed, the exhibit provides an immersion journey into Mayo Clinic’s values and compelling vision for the future of health care.
About Altru Health System
Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a specialty hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, a large home care network, and a congregate living facility. It employs more than 200 physicians and 4,000 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $450 million. As the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Altru’s providers have access to clinically integrated tools extending Mayo Clinic’s knowledge and expertise to patients.
About Mayo Clinic
Recognizing 150 years of serving humanity in 2014, Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit worldwide leader in medical care, research and education for people from all walks of life. For more information, visit 150years.mayoclinic.org, mayoclinic.org and newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org.