Pathologist

Altru Health System, a not for profit, integrated health system in Grand Forks, ND is currently seeking an additional BC/BE AP/CP Pathologist. Our facility has more than 270 beds and over 200 physicians representing 44 specialties.

Practice Information

  • 16,000 Surgicals, 9,500 Pap smears, 1,600 non-GYN , 180 Bone marrows, No autopsies
  • Pathologists support regional laboratories as medical directors
  • Pathologists support primary laboratory in Grand Forks through medical director and clinical consultant roles for all service areas
  • Pathologists provide frozen section service for surgery
  • Board certification or ability to obtain board certification require
  • 5 + years experience preferred

Equipment includes typical instruments to process and prepare tissue for diagnostic observation, automated immunohistochemistry stainers (Ventana) and Thin Prep Processor for cytology.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences located in Grand Forks. Offers opportunities to teach medical students and residents on rotation with additional teaching exposure opportunities on campus. Altru has a Family Medicine Residency program and UND has a Surgical Residency program.

About Grand Forks

Grand Forks, is a community of 60,000 with an excellent school system, safe neighborhoods, low crime rate, affordable housing and an abundance of cultural and recreational activities. A short drive to the natural beauty of clean Minnesota Lakes or the diversity of nearby metropolitan areas is easy access from Grand Forks, North Dakota.

The Red River of the North separates Grand Forks from neighboring East Grand Forks in Minnesota.

The University of North Dakota (UND) is located in Grand Forks. The University is one of only 47 public universities in the country with both a medical school and an accredited law school. In addition, UND is home to one of the top aerospace programs in the world. UND competes in Division I intercollegiate sports and is the home to the 11,700-seat Ralph Engelstad Arena which is considered the finest college hockey arena in the country. Attached is the Betty Engelstad Sioux center which is home to both men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball and soccer. It is an ideal venue for catered events and concerts and shows as well.

Altru Health System provides generous compensation, reviewed annually with specialty specific industry data. Altru also offers an extensive and comprehensive benefit package.

To learn more about this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration contact:

Jennifer Semling
Manager, Physician Recruitment
Altru Health System
PO Box 6003
Grand Forks, ND 58201-6003
701.741.0330 (cell)
Phone:800.437.5373 ext. 6607
jsemling@altru.org