Trinity Health is pleased to welcome Courtney Black, MD, to our hospitalist team. Hospital Medicine is a specialty dedicated to providing timely, coordinated care for patients in a hospital setting, based on changes in their medical status. A Family Medicine specialist, Dr. Black received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Ross University and completed her Family Medicine residency at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. She began her medical career as a nurse, earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Minot State University and practicing in Trinity Hospital’s emergency and medical surgery units for four years. Her professional affiliations include the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Board of Family Medicine. A Minot/Minneapolis native, Dr. Black’s personal interests include dog rescue, running, and gardening.
A physician with a primary professional focus on hospital medicine is a hospitalist. Hospitalist activities may include patient care, teaching, research, and leadership related to hospital care.