Altru Health System is an integrated healthcare system of more than 200 physicians representing 44 specialties located in 10 communities serving a population of 225,000 in northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Practice in Grand Forks, ND, a community of 60,000 located on the ND/Minnesota border.
Talented team of General Pediatricians, Family Nurse Practitioners and Neonatologists. Level III B Nursery with a 16 bed NICU (NICU is covered by our 3 Neonatologists).
Altru Hospital averages more than 1700 deliveries/year. There is no delivery coverage required by the pediatricians.
General inpatient pediatric care in the pediatric unit which is a shared family care unit (gyn surgeries, etc). They also admit other overflow cases to the floor there when there are not other beds in the hospital, so not solely a peds unit.
Pediatric consultations and performing circumcisions, moderate sedation and education of family medicine residents and students.
We have on average about 3-8 patients in the hospital as a whole department at a time, depending on the season.
Schedule is 12-hour shifts from 8am-8am M-F and 8am Saturday-8 am Monday.
Newborn nursery coverage. Covers all of the babies who will be followed by our practice or are unassigned to a local physician. The night nursery coverage is otherwise covered by whomever is on call for the night.
Internal Number: PH001
About Altru Health System
Integrated healthcare system of more than 200 physicians serving referral area of 225,000. Hospital is 277-bed Level II trauma center. Benefits include health, dental,malpractice insurance, long & short term disability insurance, retirement plans. Physicians are employed by the health system.