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Welcome to our Grand Forks hospital

Altru Rehabilitation Hospital is a 37-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.

We are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, hip fracture, amputation and other complex neurological and orthopedic conditions. Using clinical collaboration and advanced technologies, we provide a personalized care plan designed to meet your unique needs and help you achieve your goals.

Our inpatient rehabilitation hospital uses an interdisciplinary team approach that includes physical, speech and occupational therapists, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation nurses, case managers, dietitians and more, combined with our advanced technology and expertise, to help you achieve your goals. You will receive at least three hours of therapy five days per week while under the constant care of registered nurses, many of whom specialize in rehabilitation, and frequent independent private practice physician* visits.

*The hospital provides access to independent physicians.

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Superior amenities at our hospitals

40 Beds

Free WiFi

Telephones

Televisions

Nonsmoking

Tours available

Service animals allowed

Interpreter services

Translation services available

Student observation hours

Professionally accredited

Our hospital complies with local, state and federal regulations. We are accredited by The Joint Commission, a leader in determining quality and safety standards for healthcare delivery, and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

Leadership and staff

Luke Lawrimore
Luke Lawrimore

Chief Executive Officer

Luke has been with Encompass Health since 2015 and brings 15 years of healthcare experience.

Luke has been with Encompass Health since 2015 and brings 15 years of healthcare experience. An Alabama native, he graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a bachelor’s degree in biology. Luke received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences and a master’s of business administration and master’s of health care leadership from Friends University.

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Henri Cauii
HENRI CAOILI

Medical Director

Dr. Caoili is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist and brings with him 20 plus years of both inpatient and outpatient rehab experience.

Dr. Caoili is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist and brings with him 20 plus years of both inpatient and outpatient rehab experience. He has been the medical director for Altru Rehabilitation Hospital and an assistant professor with the University of North Dakota Medical School. He finished his Doctor of Medicine degree in the Philippines before migrating to the US with his wife in 1995. He then pursued his physical medicine and rehabilitation specialty at Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

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Bob Barnhouse
BOB BARNHOUSE

Controller

Bob brings more than 25 years of accounting and finance experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital.

Bob brings more than 25 years of accounting and finance experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital. A native of Ohio, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Akron. Bob is a certified public accountant through the Ohio Accountancy Board and a certified fraud examiner through the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He also has a master certificate in lean six sigma from Villanova University.

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Jenny Benton
JENNY BENTON

Business Development Director

Jenny brings more than 27 years of healthcare experience, with seven years in healthcare management.

Jenny brings more than 27 years of healthcare experience, with seven years in healthcare management. She is a Minot native and graduated from Williston State College. She has an associate’s degree in nursing, as well as a teaching certificate in healthcare from Valley City State University.

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Kelsie Carrier
KELSIE CARRIER

Human Resources Director

Kelsie is the human resources director for the Altru Rehabilitation Hospital team.

Kelsie is the human resources director for the Altru Rehabilitation Hospital team. She brings more than 10 years of human resources experience from industries including education, manufacturing, oil/gas and insurance. A North Dakota native, Kelsie earned a bachelor’s degree in health care administration from Minnesota State University Moorhead. She also holds a professional certification from the Society of Human Resources Management and a Professional in Human Resources from the HR Certification Institute.

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David Kavish
DAVID KAVISH

Director of Pharmacy

David brings more than three years of pharmacy director experience to Encompass Health.

David brings more than three years of pharmacy director experience to Encompass Health. A Springfield, IL native, he graduated and played college football at Missouri University of Science and Technology with a bachelor's degree in biological sciences after attending one year at South Dakota State University. He received his PharmD at St. Louis College of Pharmacy.

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Emily Lewandowski
EMILY LEWANDOWSKI

Director of Quality & Risk

Emily is a Grand Forks native and has more than 10 years of healthcare experience.

Emily is a Grand Forks native and brings more than 10 years of healthcare experience to Altru Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of Encompass Health. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Crookston with a bachelor’s degree in healthcare management. She received a master’s degree in business from the University of Mary in Bismarck North Dakota.

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Jamie Olsen
JAMIE OLSON

Chief Nursing Officer

Jamie brings more than 20 years of rehab nursing experience and expertise to Altru Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of Encompass Health.

Jamie brings more than 20 years of rehab nursing experience and expertise to Altru Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of Encompass Health. A Grand Forks native, she graduated from University of North Dakota with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Jamie completed her Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse Certification which designates excellence and expert knowledge among rehabilitation registered nurses. She has served in a leadership role for over 10 years and brings excitement for growth and a passion for helping patients reach their rehabilitation goals.

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Lisa Tocchio
LISA TOCCHIO

Director of Case Management

Lisa brings more than 20 years of healthcare and leadership expertise to Altru Rehabilitation Hospital.

Lisa brings more than 20 years of healthcare and leadership expertise to Altru Rehabilitation Hospital. A Grand Forks native, she graduated from the University of North Dakota with a bachelor’s of science in nursing. Lisa’s nursing and leadership background includes cardiac/telemetry, home health and hospice as well as case and disease management, quality, education, and population health.

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Nicole Willis
NICOLE WILLIS

Director of Therapy Operations

Nicole brings more than 17 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health.

Nicole brings more than 17 years of healthcare experience to Encompass Health. Eight of those years, she gained leadership experience as a supervisor and then as a manager of inpatient therapy services for acute care, rehab and behavior health services. A native of South Dakota, she graduated from the University of ND with a master’s of occupational therapy. Throughout her 17 years in healthcare, she has focused her career towards both rehabilitation services and leadership.

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