Catholic Health Initiatives Opportunity for a Critical Care - Intensivist in Bismarck, North Dakota! in Bismarck, North Dakota

Critical Care Intensivist Opportunity

Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), one of the nation’s largest faith-based non-profit health systems is actively recruiting for Critical Care Intensivist to join our excellent staff at CHI St. Alexius Health. You would be working with a well-established and expanding practice.

Opportunity details:

  • Physician-led organization ranked #1 in the State for Medical Excellence based on Comparion’sCareChexHospital Quality Ratings.

  • CHI St Alexius Health was ranked #1 in the state for Overall Hospital Care and Overall Medical Care

  • 306-bed, Level II trauma center

  • 15 bed ICU: average daily census 6-10 patients

  • Full-time model – 12-hour shifts

  • Easy access to system-wide support including Hospital Medicine and full service range of specialties available

  • Integrated electronic health record (Epic)

  • Teaching/academic (optional) – medical students/residents and advance practice clinicians through our academic affiliation with several colleges/universities including UND School of Medicine.

  • Rewarding and transparent compensation model

    Candidate Requirements:

  • Prefer Intensivist Critical Care medicine trained and Board certified or eligible

  • Ability to obtain full, unrestricted ND medical license

  • Board certified / eligible

  • Ability to obtain an unrestricted North Dakota medical license

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Two years of practice experience is preferred but not required

  • Ability to work well in a team based care delivery model

  • Possess a strong commitment to community-based care and population health

CHI St. Alexius Health was honored as one of "America's 50 Best Hospitals" by Becker's Hospital Review and the "Best Hospital in North Dakota for 2017-18".

We are especially interested in candidates that demonstrate a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism, and adhere to and exhibits our core values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence. This is an excellent opportunity to step in to a very busy, established practice.

A career with Catholic Health Initiatives 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 work-life balance.

Our Invitation to You – Come discover why more than 4000 physicians and providers 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 this exceptional opportunity we welcome your interest by email or phone call to Carol Koller at (701) 530-7655 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, SD. CHI St. Alexius Health also owns and operates outpatient clinics in 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, fishing, 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.