Published on July 30, 2018

Jenna Carpenter, FNP-C Joins Altru Health System

Grand Forks, N.D. – Jenna Carpenter, FNP-C is joining Altru Health System as a certified family nurse practitioner and specializes in neurosurgery.  She has many years of experience in various departments in the nursing field and plans to use this experience in her specialty. 

“Every patient is unique and has their own needs,” Carpenter explains. “In healthcare, it is important to ensure I am listening to the concerns of each individual and making them feel comfortable in their care.”  Jenna enjoys being a part of the healthcare field because she can make a positive impact on a person’s life. 

When Jenna is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children.  They like outdoor activities such as swimming, boating, fishing, biking and playing sports together.  Before she started nursing, she was a firefighter/EMT for the United States Air Force. 

About Altru Health System

Altru Health System is a regional-owned, integrated system with a general 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 nearly 200 physicians and 4,000 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $549 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.