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April 7, 2014
Dr. Michelle Placke, currently a resident at Altru Family Medicine Residency Center in Grand Forks, examines patient Brittany Bye. Placke, a of native of Beulah, N.D. recieved her medical training in Houston, but says Altru Family Medicine Residency Center was her first choice to complete her residency.JOHN STENNES/GRAND FORKS HERALD
In-state residencies getting more doctors for N.D.
April 7, 2014 - 7:00am
March 29, 2014
Kelly Robinson, right, a registered nurse who works on a medical-surgical floor at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, gives a nursing report to Hannah Oswald, clinical care supervisor. Robinson joined Sanford from Hawaii because she was able to work in a hospital setting after graduating. Sanford is actively recruiting nurses, offering sign-up bonuses for some positions and experience levels, in the midst of an ongoing nursing shortage. Dave Wallis / The Forum
N.D. hospitals use all available tools to fill a high demand for nurses; need expected to grow
March 29, 2014 - 3:00am
February 11, 2014
Altru hosts insurance enrollments
February 11, 2014 - 6:19pm
December 17, 2013
Sanford Health forms alliance with Montana system
December 17, 2013 - 11:22am
June 11, 2013
Fargo hospitals receive 'B' grade for safety
June 11, 2013 - 10:30pm
May 27, 2013
Rollie Blixt and nurse Erin Paul demonstrate the telemedicine system at the Fargo Veterans Affairs Hospital in north Fargo.David Samson / The Forum
Fargo VA Medical Center expands use of telemedicine
May 27, 2013 - 5:00am
May 18, 2013
Oil Patch hospitals to get help in screening for bad debt risks
May 18, 2013 - 6:30pm
May 13, 2013
West Traill, Finley ambulance services merge
May 13, 2013 - 5:41pm
May 9, 2013
Medicare charge and payment comparisons for Fargo hospitals
May 9, 2013 - 5:30am
March 6, 2013
Rural concerns raised over hospital staffing in Minnesota
March 6, 2013 - 4:09pm
February 4, 2013
Registered Nurse Heather Perry, left, arrived at Altru a couple of months ago from Colorado and is being mentored by Rachel Letvin, who graduated nearly 3 years ago from UND. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Many hospitals reject new nurse applicants, but not in Grand Forks
February 4, 2013 - 5:00am
January 28, 2013
Office appointments vs. e-visits, Study questions which is better
January 28, 2013 - 5:00am
December 11, 2012
Altru Health Foundation gets grant for home services
December 11, 2012 - 6:15am
October 2, 2012
Altru Professional Center opens in south Grand Forks
October 2, 2012 - 6:30am
August 27, 2012
Newborn Jarrik Brinkman is examined by midwife, Rebekah Knapp, in the Brinkman home on August 6. Grand Forks Herald photo by Dorothy Edwards.
'The most powerful experience:' Midwives provide an alternative birthing option
August 27, 2012 - 6:30am