Trinity Health announces that Karen Brown, a healthcare finance professional with over 15 years of experience in the healthcare field, has joined its staff as director of Kenmare Community Hospital.
Brown oversees all aspects of the critical access facility, which offers acute care, swing bed services, a 24-hour emergency department, rural health clinic and physical therapy services.
“I’m proud to be part of a talented hospital team, and I look forward to meeting as many people in the community as possible,” Brown said. “At a time when rural healthcare facilities are struggling, Kenmare Community Hospital is here to stay thanks to support from the community and our Trinity Health leadership.”
A Chicago native, Brown attended Indiana University in Bloomington. She moved to North Dakota in 2014 and joined Trinity Health’s Business Services Department. Most recently she served as Revenue Cycle Director at Mountrail County Medical Center in Stanley.
Brown is married with four adult children and three grandchildren. Her interests include bowling, golfing and listening to audio books.