Catholic Health Initiatives Seeking a Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner - Diabetic Management in Bismarck, North Dakota

CHI St. Alexius Health is looking for an Advanced Practice Provider (PA or NP) who is a licensed practitioner that will be responsible for providing continuity of care for our diabetic patients in a high volume clinic.

If you are looking for the perfect balance between life and practice you will find it here. Nestled along the shores of the Missouri River, the state Capital of North Dakota, Bismarck, has been rated amongst the safest cities in the country, is a great place to enjoy all four seasons and raise a family. Excellent schools, friendly people and economically vibrant state.

  • Clinic setting, Monday - Friday

  • Assures quality of care by adhering to St. Alexius Medical Center policies, philosophies and standards of care regulated by ND Board of Nursing, the ND practice act, and other governing agency regulations.

  • Utilizes the professional scope of practice to develop and implement a comprehensive plan for the continuum of care for the patient/family which promotes optimal patient outcomes.

  • Meets the educational needs of patient/family/co-workers utilizing principles and current professional literature to achieve positive learning outcomes.

  • Delegates care with respect based on knowledge of staff qualifications/competencies and individual patient care needs.

  • Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communication information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in multi-disciplinary problem solving.

  • Benefit package includes paid vacation, CME, retirement, health, vision, dental insurance, malpractice insurance, and highly desirable salary

Candidate should be:

  • Graduate of a Physician Assistant Program or graduate of approved Nurse Practitioner Program

  • Licensed to practice in North Dakota

  • Certified by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or licensed by the ND Board of Nursing

  • CPR, ACLS certified. Do not have to be a CDE (Certified Diabetic Educator), will train

CHI St. Alexius Health was honored as one of "America's 50 Best Hospitals" by Becker's Hospital Review

We welcome your interest by email or phone call. Please send your CV to Francine Kyaw, Physician Recruiter at 720-636-9155 or email or Lynn Kriechbaumer at 701-253-0078 or

CHI St. Alexius Health is the largest health care delivery system in central and western North Dakota and is comprised of a tertiary hospital in Bismarck, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) in Carrington, Dickinson, Devils Lake, Garrison, Turtle Lake, Washburn and Williston and numerous clinics and outpatient services. In addition, CHI St. Alexius Health manages five CAHs in North Dakota- Ashley, Elgin, Linton, and Wishek, as well as Mobridge Regional Medical Center in Mobridge, S.D. CHI St. Alexius Health also owns and operates outpatient clinics in Killdeer, Mandan, and Minot.

CHI St. Alexius Health – Bismarck, is a 306-bed, full-service, acute care medical center offering a full line of inpatient and outpatient medical services, including primary and specialty physician clinics; home health and hospice services; durable medical equipment services and a fitness and human performance center. Since our founding in 1885, CHI St. Alexius Health has been dedicated to serving the residents of central and western North Dakota, northern South Dakota and eastern Montana.

CHI St. Alexius Health is a Roman Catholic organization whose sponsors are the Sisters of St. Benedict of the Annunciation Monastery, in Bismarck, ND and as an organization we follow the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services as promulgated by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. CHI St. Alexius Health is proud of its stellar reputation as a caring, high quality medical center and of its many awards for clinical excellence, customer satisfaction and community service, but we are even more proud of our dedication to our mission.

Throughout its history, CHI St. Alexius Health has proudly served central and western North Dakota. Our ever-expanding lists of medical program, services and providers play an important role in the overall health and well-being of the 355,000 residents in our central and western North Dakota service area.

Bismarck, the capital of North Dakota and is located along the majestic Missouri River, is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream and is renowned for year-round outdoor recreation – hunting, golfing, hiking, skiing, and an assortment of winter sports. Coupled with a major river system and dozens of lakes, water sports and recreation opportunities are endless. For those that love the city, residents enjoy a wide range of museums, performing arts, great dining, shopping and entertainment theaters and restaurants.

Widely known as a region that is business friendly, a growing oil and energy sector, manufacturing and agriculture – the region enjoys an extraordinary low unemployment. Coupled with a regional airport, a vast assortment of affordable homes in terrific neighborhoods, the lowest crime rates in the country, exceptional public and private schools, colleges, universities – and the small-town charm that is a hallmark of this area – you and your family will find this a wonderful place to call home.

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. The nation’s third-largest nonprofit health system, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 104 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2016, CHI provided more than $1.1 billion in financial assistance and community benefit – a 13% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled more than $2 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15.9 billion in fiscal year 2016, has total assets of approximately $22.7 billion. Learn more at

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.