Harvest Gala 2014 to Support Colorectal Cancer Screenings
Altru Health Foundation announced this week that Harvest Gala 2014 will benefit colorectal cancer screening and prevention.
Altru to Hold Infant Bereavement Candlelight Memorial Service
Altru’s Infant and Child Bereavement Program will hold its Candlelight Memorial Service Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. in the main lobby of Altru Hospital.
Dr. Alisha Johnston Joins Altru Health System
Alisha Johnston, DPM, joins Altru Clinic in Devils Lake. Dr. Johnston received a degree in biology and pre-health sciences from the University of North Dakota.
Altru Recognizes National Rural Health Day: November 21
Rural communities face unique health care challenges. Accessibility issues, lack of health care providers, and meeting the needs of an aging population suffering from a greater number of chronic conditions are only a few. Altru Health System’s mission to improving health and enriching life extends throughout a 17-county radius to include 200,000 residents of northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota.
NICU Visitor Restrictions in Place at Altru Health System
To prevent the spread of cold and flu germs to our tiniest patients, Altru Health System has put into place visitor restrictions for its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), effective immediately.
Dr. Tony Highshaw Joins Altru
Tony Highshaw, MD, joins Altru’s urology team. Dr. Highshaw earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.
Altru Health System Holiday Hours
Altru Health System announces special holiday hours for its locations in Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and surrounding communities.
Dr. Christian Khairallah Joins Altru Health System
Christian Khairallah, MD, joins Altru’s ophthalmology team. Dr. Khairallah received a bachelor of science in biochemistry from the University of Washington.
Dr. K. Michelle Staggs Joins Altru Health System
K. Michelle Staggs, MD, joins Altru’s anesthesiology team. Dr. Staggs received a degree in biology from the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Dr. Michael Pylman Joins Altru Health System
Michael Pylman, MD, joins Altru’s Pain Management Department. Dr. Pylman received a degree in chemistry and biology from Stanford University.