North Dakota

Altru Health System



Altru Health System is an integrated health system headquartered in Grand Forks, North Dakota. This community-owned, not-for-profit organization system was created in 1997 with the integration of Grand Forks Clinic and United Health Services. Altru offers care from seven locations in Grand Forks and seventeen regional clinics and has more that 3,200 employees, 190 physicians and 400 volunteers.

The system comprises of Altru Hospital, a 277-bed acute care hospital; Altru Rehabilitation Center; Altru Cancer Center; Grand Forks Family Medicine Residency and a comprehensive network of clinics throughout northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Its facilities serve as the primary teaching hospital for the University of North Dakota School of Medicine.

Altru Health System provides both Research and Teaching facilities.

Address: 1200 South Columbia Road , Grand Forks , P.O. Box 6002
State: North Dakota
Zip: 58206
Phone: 701-780-5000
URL: www.altru.org
County: Grand Forks
Number of Beds: 0
Total Staff : 0



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Articles about this hospital

Altru receives grant to strengthen fund-raising capacity
Date: 2005-09-29
Jim Holdman, President and Senior Consultant, IFDS, Inc.

Alicia Rath receives Nurse Excellence Award at Altru Health System
Date: 2005-09-19
Alicia Rath, a registered nurse in Altru Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit

Altru installs state-of-the-art 16-slice CT scanner
Date: 2005-08-31
Jody Treuer, MD, Altru Radiologist

Altru named one of the nation's 25 Most Improved Wired Health Systems
Date: 2005-08-29
Julie Jeske or DeAnn Burckhard

Altru receives grant award from Dakota Medical Foundation
Date: 2005-08-01
DeAnn Burckhard, Grand Forks Family Medicine Residency Program

Altru recognized for service quality
Date: 2005-06-16
Greg Gerloff, CEO of Altru Health System

Altru receives verification of a Level II Trauma Center
Date: 2005-02-10
Margaret Reed, Administrative Director of the Surgical Services Team and Chief Nurse Executive at Altru

NDHCRI applauds Altru's Diabetes Center's outstanding performance
Date: 2005-02-09
Dr. James D. Brosseau, Internal Medicine physician

J.D. Power and Associates Reports: Altru Health System Recognized for Providing an Outstanding Patient Experience
Date: 2005-01-17
Steven D. Wood, Ph.D., Altru Health System

Altru Health System recognized by J.D. Power and Associates for providing "An Outstanding Patient Experience"
Date: 2005-01-05
Robert Peabody, Chairperson of the Altru Health System Board of Directors