Published on December 07, 2016

Altru Announces Manager of Safety & Security

Grand Forks, N.D. – Altru Health System is proud to announce that Gina Wieler has accepted the position of manager of safety and security. In this role, Gina will focus on ensuring Altru’s patients, visitors and staff remain safe and secure while on our campus. She’ll lead safety training and education, as well as manage physical security efforts including access control, cameras and visitor management software. 

Gina earned bachelor’s degrees in psychology and recreation management from the University of North Dakota. She comes to Altru with extensive experience in law enforcement, crime prevention and emergency management. She has served as a police officer in Ramsey, Minn., and a safety specialist for Minnesota Homeland Security. A native of Walhalla, she’s happy to be back in North Dakota and closer to family after spending 20 years in the Minneapolis area.

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, and a large home care network. It employs more than 200 physicians and 4,000 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $524 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.