Perham, MN – Perham Health is pleased to announce Amanda Houghtaling, APRN, CNP, has joined the Perham Health Clinic. Her first day was March 2. Her addition will enhance expertise and further improve access to care.

As an advanced practice RN and certified nurse practitioner, Houghtaling diagnoses and treats adults and children with a wide range of medical problems. She does well- child exams and adult preventative physicals, in addition to seeing acute concerns and chronic disease management.

A native of Chicago, Ill., Houghtaling attended the University of South Alabama in Mobile for her Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree as well as attending graduate school there where she received her certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Houghtaling and her husband, Jeremy, have three children. In her free time, she enjoys arts, crafts, design, listening to music, exercise and shopping.

For more information or to make an appointment with Houghtaling, call (218) 347-1200 or visit

Perham Health is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital with three primary care clinics, a 96-bed nursing home, home care agency, adult day services, memory care assisted living, and senior housing. The medical staff consists of 23 physicians, 15 advance practice providers, and three chiropractors. Visit to learn more.