Bluestone Physician Services would like to welcome and introduce the following new providers to our teams:
Dr. Matthew Lehnert
Dr. Lehnert joined Bluestone in March and has been a strong addition to our provider teams. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine as well a Board Certified in Hospice and Palliative Care. He received his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from ATSU-Kirksville and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Minnesota. Prior to joining Bluestone he served as a Hospitalist at St. John’s Hospital as part of the HealthEast Care System.
Team Lehnert also includes Certified Nurse Practitioners Cheryl Vukmanich and Karen Trutnau, providing on-site medical care to communities in the central and southern Twin Cities Metro area.
Karen Trutnau, CNP
Certified Nurse Practitioner Karen Trutnau joined Bluestone in March after completing her Masters of Science in Nursing, Adult/Geriatric nurse practitioner program in December 2013. As part of her schooling she completed over 350 hours with Bluestone’s Jessie Waks, CNP, providing care to geriatric and patients with chronic needs in the Twin Cities North Metro area. Please join us in welcoming Karen to Bluestone and Team Lehnert.
Laurie Pung, CNP
Certified Nurse Practitioner Laurie Pung joined Bluestone in May and will be working with Dr. Richard Cash serving the St. Cloud area. Laurie earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Minnesota. Prior to joining Bluestone she served at CentraCare Clinic in Big Lake as well as serving as a faculty member at Minnesota State University Mankato and as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Minnesota. Please join us in welcoming Laurie to Bluestone and Team Cash.
Mary Deli, CNP
Certified Nurse Practitioner Mary Deli joined Bluestone in May and will be serving the Fox Valley region in Wisconsin in partnership with Dr. Kyle Kircher. Mary’s primary interest has been working in the adult and geriatric population. She earned her Masters of Science degree at the University of Wisconsin Madison and has been providing care to the residents of Wisconsin for over 25 years. Please join us in welcoming Mary to Team Kircher and Bluestone.
Paula Earp, PA-C
Certified Physician Assistant Paula Earp joined Bluestone in June and will be serving the Madison, WI area in partnership with Dr. Kyle Kircher. Paula earned her Physician Assistant degree from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN. Prior to joining Bluestone, she served in Wisconsin as a provider within Dean Health System. Please join us in welcoming Paula to Bluestone and Team Kircher.