Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa, a nationally recognized hospital, welcomed 24 new associates in July, adding significant expertise to its workforce and delivery of care.
The following are names of the associates and their departments:
Elizabeth Campbell, P.A., Emergency Center; Krishna Ghimire, M.D., Internal Medicine Hospitalist; Manav Nayyar, M.D., Internal Medicine Hospitalist; Brent Owen, M.D., Kossuth Regional Health Center ; Changfu Peng, M.D., Internal Medicine Hospitalist; Angela Friesenborg, Skilled Nursing Unit; Kayln Gullic, Emergency Center; Jill Simpson, Mercy Diabetes Center; Kimberly Askeland, Nutrition Services; Kathleen Allbee, Mental Health Unit; C. Steve Davis, Marketing and Planning; Sarah Garbes, Hospice of North Iowa; Martin Garrett, Spiritual Care; Michelle Johnstone, Health Information Management ; Stephanie Murphy, Mercy Family Health Line; Shila Nelson, Custodial Services; Tamara Nelson, Communications; Loretta Olsen, Case Management; Melissa Rush, Laboratory Services; Renae Stadtlander, Mercy Family Clinic – Forest Park; Jeremiah Steinberg, Imaging Services; Amanda Thomas, Laboratory Services; Krystal Troe, Cardiac Step-down Unit; Bobbi Young, Mercy – New Hampton, Emergency Department.
Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa is a non-profit religious based organization that has been serving northern Iowa and southern Minnesota residents since 1916. Mercy – North Iowa was named as a Top 100 Hospital in the nation, the only Iowa hospital to do so in 2011. This is the eighth year Mercy – North Iowa has received this honor.