Perham Health Scholarship

Perham Health, together with its employees, is proud to provide scholarships to persons currently enrolled, or planning to enroll, in a continuing education program related to the health care field.

Five scholarships of $1000 each will be available to qualifying high school seniors from New York Mills, Frazee, Perham, Battle Lake, and Henning schools, as well as to students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at a two or four-year college program or one-year technical program and who are, or have been, residents of the Perham Hospital District.

Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. on March 1, 2021.

For more information, contact:

Renee Sonnenberg
(218) 347-1308

Long-term Care Scholarship

Perham Living employees pursuing education related to long-term care, are eligible for the Long-term Care Scholarship up to a maximum of $5,000 per semester or $10,000 per calendar year. Fields of study include social work, nursing (LPN and RN), physical therapy, occupational therapy, and more.

For more information, contact:

Tracy Hendrickx, MBA, LNHA

OnTrack CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) Training

Whether you’re just beginning your healthcare career or looking to make a change, becoming a nursing assistant is a rewarding career at any stage of life.

Perham Living offers LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation’s OnTrack nursing assistant training program. The curriculum combines modern convenience of online training with the interactive and hands-on approach of a skills lab and clinical experience. The mobile-friendly content makes learning accessible anywhere.

OnTrack consists of three learning components:

  • 35 hours of online and on-demand, interactive training
  • 24 hours of hands-on skills lab training at Perham Living
  • 16 hours of clinical experience at Perham Living

For more information, contact:

Diane George, RN, EMT, BLSI
Employee Development Coordinator
(218) 347-1921