Mark A. Rasmus, MD - Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

Dr. Mark Rasmus reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Rasmus is in private practice with Idaho Pulmonary Associates in Boise, Idaho. He is a member of many professional medical societies including the American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Physicians, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Education and Training

MD: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, 1999

Residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 1999–2003

Training in Pulmonary and Critical Care and Sleep Medicine: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2003–2006


American Board of Pediatrics

American Board of Sleep Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Appointments

Clinical Instructor, University of Utah, Critical Nursing Internship, Salt Lake City, UT, 2005–2006

Visiting Clinical Professor in Medicine and Pediatrics, St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, 2003

Clinical Instructor, Albany Medical College, AMC Clinical Competency Center, Albany, NY, 2000–2003

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

Dr. Rasmus is a consultant for Fisher Paytel Healthcare.

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