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Candice Olson, NP-C Joins Altru Express Clinic in East Grand Forks

Posted OnMarch 19, 2019

Grand Forks, N.D. – Candice Olson, NP-C has joined Altru Express Clinic in East Grand Forks as a family medicine provider. Candice specializes in treating a variety of acute illnesses. Candice became a nurse practitioner to be able to collaborate with patients and their families to identify and reach their health goals.

“I have a passion for a holistic approach to primary care,” Olson explains. “I believe in patient-provider partnerships to reach health goals and improve outcomes.”

Candice earned her Master of Nursing from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her 13-month-old son and her husband. They enjoy playing with their three dogs and being outside. Candice and her husband also enjoy country western dancing.

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a regional, integrated healthcare delivery system serving northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Altru is a physician-led, multi-specialty group practice with a 277-bed acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, 45-bed specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru employs over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers and 4,000 staff. With a focus on advanced technology, Altru deployed the first Mako® Robotic Arm system in North Dakota and enhanced Altru’s Robotics with the recent addition of the DaVinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. In 2018, Altru was awarded fourth Most Wired® in the nation, a recognition for systems at the forefront of using healthcare information technology to improve the delivery of care. Altru Health System has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation, and has achieved 50 years of CARF accreditation at Altru’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit