Hospice of the Red River Valley has hired Rachel Salberg as a nurse practitioner. In collaboration with Hospice of the Red River Valley’s medical director, she ensures the delivery of patient-centered, high-quality hospice and palliative care to patients and their families.
“The addition of another nurse practitioner to our medical team reinforces Hospice of the Red River Valley’s commitment to our patients and to providing the highest level of expert care,” said Tracee Capron, executive director of Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Salberg lives in East Grand Forks, Minnesota, and will work out of Hospice of the Red River Valley’s Grand Forks office.
She previously worked at Altru Health System in a variety of roles, most recently the last six years as palliative care nurse practitioner. Her time with Altru also included four years as a registered nurse caring for hospice patients.
Salberg also was a hospice case manager with St. Mary’s Itasca Hospice in Grand Rapids, Minn., where she cared for patients at end of life in inpatient hospitals, nursing facilities and the patient’s homes.
Salberg earned a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama-Birmingham and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Mary, Bismarck, N.D.
She is a member of or licensed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, Hospice and Palliative Credentialing Center, North Dakota Board of Nursing, Minnesota Board of Nursing and the Drug Enforcement Agency.
About Hospice of the Red River Valley
Hospice of the Red River Valley is an independent, not-for-profit hospice serving more than 30 counties in North Dakota and Minnesota. Hospice care is intensive comfort care that alleviates pain and suffering, enhancing the quality of life for patients with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones by addressing their medical, emotional, spiritual and grief needs. For more information, call toll free 800-237-4629, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.hrrv.org.