- Angela Salveson, PA-C, Joins Altru Health System
Angela Salveson, PA-C, joins the orthopedics team at Altru. Angela earned an associate’s degree in applied science in radiologic technology from Northland Community and Technical College in East Grand Forks, Minn. She then studied at Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences in Orlando, earning a bachelor’s degree in radiology sciences.
- Brenda Hanson, PA, Joins Altru’s Gastroenterology Team
Brenda Hanson, PA, joins Altru’s gastroenterology department. Brenda received a bachelor’s degree in home economics and community nutrition from the University of North Dakota. She continued her education at Rocky Mountian College in Billings, Montana where she earned a Bachelor of Science in physician assistant studies.
- Dr. Abdur Ayoob Joins Altru Health System
Abdur Ayoob, MD, joins Altru’s pediatrics team. Dr. Ayoob earned a bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery from Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College in Karnataka, India.
- Dr. Mark Rodacker Joins Altru Health System
Mark Rodacker, MD, PhD, joins Altru’s pathology department. Dr. Rodacker earned a bachelor of science degree in zoology from North Dakota State University. He continued his education at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Science, earning a PhD in anatomy and cell biology, and a doctor of medicine.
- Altru Patients Safe After City Power Loss
At 11:55 a.m., the partial city power loss impacted Altru’s Columbia Road Campus cooling system. Altru’s generators came on and steps are being taken throughout the system to minimize further impacts. All patients were safe throughout the power loss and transition to generator power.
- Altru Health System Names Next President
Kris Compton, Chairperson of Altru Health System’s Board of Directors, announced today that Dr. Eric Lunn, Altru’s Chief Medical Executive, will assume the position of President, effective January 1, 2015. Altru’s current president, Dr. Casey Ryan, announced in May he would step down from the position at the end of 2014.
- Dr. Al-Marie Logrono Joins Altru Health System
Al-Marie Logrono, MD, joins the internal medicine team at Altru Clinic in Devils Lake. Dr. Logrono received a bachelor of science degree from the University of the Philippines Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines. She earned her doctor of medicine from the University of East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines.
- Dr. Janet Lee Joins Altru Health System
Altru welcomes Janet Lee, MD, to our neurosurgery team. Dr. Lee earned a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science from the University of California, Los Angeles. She went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of California, San Francisco.
- 1,000 Square Foot Mayo Clinic Mobile Exhibit to Stop at Altru Main Clinic
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 Named 2014 Most Wired - Advanced Category
Altru Health System is the only North Dakota hospital named to the 2014 Most Wired in the Advanced Organization category according to the results of this year’s Most Wired Survey released in the latest issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.