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River Falls Area Hospital Foundation awards four scholarships

RIVER FALLS, Wis. 02/12/2015
Michelle Bredahl (foundation board member), Kayla Kusilek (scholarship recipient), Jennifer O’Neill (board member), Lori Garlick (scholarship recipient), Heather Logelin (foundation director) and Glenda Zielski (board member).

Michelle Bredahl (foundation board member), Kayla Kusilek (scholarship recipient), Jennifer O’Neill (board member), Lori Garlick (scholarship recipient), Heather Logelin (foundation director) and Glenda Zielski (board member). Not pictured are scholarship recipients Rachael Miller and Riley Williams.

Four non-traditional students will be heading off to classes this semester with the burden of tuition fees lightened a little.

Scholarships of $1,000 were awarded by the River Falls Area Hospital Foundation to Kayla Kusilek, Lori Garlick, Rachael Miller and Riley Williams in January.

Twice a year, the foundation awards scholarships to non-traditional, local students pursuing a qualification in the health care field.

Scholarship applicants must have at least one year of work experience after high school. They must live or work in the region served by River Falls Area Hospital and be accepted or enrolled in an accredited program (does not have to be in the region). For more details, a full outline of the scholarship process and an application form, email Heather Logelin at Heather.Logelin@allina.com.

The deadline for applications for fall scholarships is April 15, 2015.

About River Falls Area Hospital

River Falls Area Hospital, part of Allina Health, is a not-for-profit regional medical center committed to providing quality, comprehensive care to patients in western Wisconsin - from disease prevention to innovative diagnostic and treatment services for simple to complex medical conditions. The hospital provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient, cancer care and emergency care services.

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 15 retail pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services, home care, home oxygen and medical equipment and emergency medical transportation services

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