Altru Health Foundation Awarded Experian Healthcare Grant to Support Charity Care
Altru Health Foundation was awarded a $20,000 grant by Experian Healthcare to help support its Charity Care fund.
Altru Alliance Celebrates $3 Million and Counting
Altru Alliance recently surpassed $3 million in giving to Altru patients, families and the region. Formed in 1971, Altru Alliance works in partnership with Altru Health System to provide patient services, fund supportive activities and promote the health and welfare of our communities.
Altru Named Top United Way Contributor in Grand Forks
Altru Health System contributed a total of $138,894 to the 2013 United Way campaign, the largest contribution in Grand Forks. Altru physicians, staff and retirees donated funds in support of United Way, an organization in which people from business, government, education, health care, faith groups, and non-profits collaborate to bring attention to issues facing the communities of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and the surrounding area.
Altru Hosts Marketplace Open Enrollment for Individuals Needing Insurance
Altru Health System is hosting two all-day open enrollment sessions. These sessions provide an opportunity for individuals to determine the options and levels of coverage that are right for them and/or their family.
Altru Health Foundation Board Grants $14,100
The Altru Health Foundation Board of Directors approved new nursing scholarship criteria and a request for funding for Altru’s Professional Nurse Committee in 2014.
Altru Opens Registration for Annual Spin for Kids
Altru Health System will host Spin for Kids on April 12, 2014 at Sacred Heart School in East Grand Forks, Minn. from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Spin for Kids is an indoor race on stationary bikes.
Parkwood Senior Living Exceeds National Quality Standard
Parkwood Senior Living recently earned recognition from the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) for retaining quality staff in 2013. Exceeding NCAL's Quality Initiative Recognition Program's standard of a staff turnover rate below 30 percent, Parkwood achieved a rate of just 9.4 percent. The commitment of Parkwood's staff to residents and the facility creates a safe, familiar and comfortable environment.