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Never Fear a Surprise Bill Again!

Community, News, Patient Advocate
Never Fear a Surprise Bill Again!
Never Fear a Surprise Bill Again! As the new year rolls in, the “No Surprises Act” consumer protection law will go into effect. This legislation bans most unexpected medical charges from out-of-network providers. At Altus Emergency Centers, we are thrilled about this news and applaud lawmakers’ efforts to protect patients…

Altus Lumberton Hospital Scholarship 2022

Altus Lumberton Hospital Scholarship 2022
Altus Lumberton Hospital Scholarship 2022 Altus Lumberton Hospital is happy to announce our new scholarship! The program will benefit eligible local applicants who wish to pursue a career in healthcare.   Scholarship Awards Altus Lumberton Hospital will award a total of $2000 in scholarships as a one-time payment. Please read…

Warning COVID-19 Misinformation Could Kill You

Warning COVID-19 Misinformation Could Kill You Misinformation is at the center of news media these days, and with good reason. Unscrupulous people are using social media platforms to spread false information regarding the COVID-19 illness, the vaccine, and even the need for medical treatment. The problem has now reached the…

Employee Spotlight Lauren Frazier, Regional Director of QI/Risk

News, Press Release, Staff
Employee Spotlight Lauren Frazier, Regional Director of QI/Risk Tradition is beautiful, especially when it’s about uplifting incredible people from our communities that truly deserve it.  In honor of the wonderful tradition that we have established at Altus, today we are honored to take the time to spotlight Lauren Frazier, the Regional…

Altus Lumberton Hospital Hires Katie Gordon as its New CNO

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Altus Lumberton Hospital Hires Katie Gordon as its New CNO Lumberton, TX – September 16th, 2021 – Altus Lumberton Hospital officially announced today that they had hired Katie Gordon as their new Administrator/ Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). Mrs. Gordon, who holds a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Lamar…

Dangers of Hospital Overcrowding Affects Us All

Dangers of Hospital Overcrowding Affects Us All
Dangers of Hospital Overcrowding Affects Us All With COVID-19 cases reaching an all-time high since the pandemic began, Altus Lumberton Hospital, serving the rural areas of Hardin County remains open and fights for their patients’ lives. Recently, KFDM news interviewed the hospital’s medical director, Dr. Adriano Goffi to get an…

Staff Promotions Announced

News, Staff
Staff Promotions Announced
Important Staff Promotions Announced We are pleased to announce the staff promotions of our key leadership.  Two staff members are transitioning to new roles to elevate the Altus facilities. Obinna Ononobi MBA, MHAVice President of Business DevelopmentRichelle BlackburnVice President of Operations Implications of Our Recent Staff Promotions Congratulations to our…
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