Catholic Health Initiatives Seeking a Nurse Practitioner in Emergency Medicine - Williston, North Dakota in Williston, North Dakota

Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), one of the nation’s largest faith-based non-profit health systems is actively recruiting for Emergency Medicine physicians to join us at CHI St. Alexius Health in Williston, ND. CHI St. Alexius Health is a Level IV Trauma with 20k annual visits. This nurse practitioner opportunity is in direct response to rapid growth and expanding services needs of the vibrant communities we serve!


  • Certifications obtained or able to obtain: PALS, BLC, ACLS, ATLS

  • Possesses excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Work well in a team-based care delivery model

  • Ability to obtain an North Dakota license

  • Pre-hospital patient care

  • Patient triage

  • Fast track and urgent care settings

  • Main emergency department/critical care units

  • Administrative functions


  • Flexible shifts

  • A full-time employee model is three 12hr shifts a week

  • Work 2 weekends out of 6 which is based on group rotation schedule model

  • Flexible shifts

  • Work with a dynamic ED Team

We offer a robust compensation - and an excellent benefit package –including a matching 401k, medical, dental and vision insurance, all designed to offer you and your family absolute peace of mind. A career with CHI means working for a financially solid, physician-led organization, practicing with an outstanding collegial team, and the assurance that you’re working for an organization committed to an exceptional values-based, patient-centered environment.

Our Invitation to You – Come discover why more than 3800 physicians and advance practice clinicians choose to call Catholic Health Initiatives home. If you’re passionate about patient care and like what we stand for, take a moment to explore these exceptional opportunities by emailing your CV/cover letter to or call/text (701) 373-1502.

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

CHI St. Alexius Health in Williston, ND wasfounded in 1920 by the Sisters of Mercy, is a fully accredited Joint Commission, 25-bed critical access regional medical center offering a range of services including emergency services, surgery, wellness programs, cancer treatment, home health, hospice, chemical dependency programs, rehabilitation therapies, and many more services, to an estimated 60,000 people from Western North Dakota and Eastern Montana. Our staff is comprised of approximately 450 employees making us one of the largest employers in the region. We are proud to provide excellent person-centered healthcare for the whole person regardless of socioeconomic status, race, or ability to pay. In 2012 Mercy opened a brand new 40,000 square foot, state-of-the-art Ambulatory Care Center. In the Fall 2012, Mercy Medical Center was pleased to open a new facility featuring both a new Outpatient Surgery Center and a new Birthing Center; today we enjoy 90-100 deliveries per month! One year later, we opened a new building for the Leonard P. Nelson Family Cancer Treatment Center, which has been the leading provider of oncology services in the region for the past seventeen years. And in the Fall 2014, the Medical Group’s specialty care practices move to a brand new building located on the medical center campus.

The City of Williston is nestled in the northwest corner of North Dakota, just 60 miles from the Canadian border and 18 miles from the Montana border; it is a growing community with a bright future. North Dakota consistently ranks as the #1 safest state, #10 most livable state, and #9 healthiest state in the nation. Williston was ranked #18 in Outdoor Life Magazine’s article, "The Top 200 Towns for the Outdoorsman,” and features direct access to a wide array of outdoor recreation – a top 100 golf course, boating on Lake Sakakawea, the largest man-made lake in the country, premier walleye fishing, the finest deer and game bird hunting regions in the United States, and scenic Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Coupled with our high-quality public and private education, beautiful community parks, sports facilities and modern recreation center, churches, and cultural opportunities – it is a quality of life that is unmatched and makes Williston the envy of small communities around the State. Add a rapidly growing and highly prosperous local economy enriched by the oil and gas industry, agriculture and the service sector - you’ll love living, working and raising a family here. We invite you to come work and play in Williston, ND — and experience our amazing quality of life. Join us!

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 it provides care. One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 19 states and comprises 105 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2014, CHI provided $910 million in charity care and community benefit -- a nearly 20% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Charity care and community benefit totaled more than $1.7 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated revenues of almost $13.9 billion in fiscal year 2014, has total assets of $21.8 billion.

In North Dakota, CHI operates hospitals, clinics and community health services in Beach, Bismarck, Carrington, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Fargo, Garrison, Killdeer, Lisbon, Mandan, Milnor, Minot, Oakes, Turtle Lake, Valley City, and Williston