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St. Mary's Innovis promotes two in DL

Laura Jacobs has been named Patient Relations Manager of St. Mary's Innovis Health,

She will oversee scheduling, registration and patient satisfaction.

Jacobs comes to St. Mary's Innovis Health after 27 years with MeritCare in Fargo, ND.

She holds a Bachelor's degree in Sociology from Minnesota State University at Moorhead.

"I am excited for the opportunity to serve this community and be part of an organization that has a positive reputation for employees and patients," Jacobs said.

Jacobs is originally from Fargo, ND. And is married to Rod. They have two children.

In addition, St. Mary's Innovis Health named Connie Kovala as Imaging Services Manager.

Connie will be responsible for the integration of the hospital and clinic Imaging Services Department.

Connie joined St. Mary's in 1993 as Imaging Manager.

Prior to that, Connie was employed for 20 years as Radiology Manager at the Minneapolis Fairview Riverside Medical Center.

During her tenure there, she was instrumental in the integration of two Radiology departments. "

Connie and her husband, Richard, reside east of Detroit Lakes.

They have four grown children and three grandchildren.