A board-certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Heidi Grondahl, RN, BSN, MS, WHNP-BC, is a member of our family care team at Trinity Community Clinic – Western Dakota. She provides primary care services to adolescent and adult males and females, including annual physicals, acute care visits, treatment of many chronic health conditions, prescribing appropriate medications, and educating patients in self-care skills to prevent disease. She specializes in the care of many conditions specific to women including reproductive and sexual health. She was raised in Williston and earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Medcenter One College of Nursing in Bismarck. She worked as an RN in New Mexico for a time before moving back home to Williston, where she practiced at CHI St. Alexius Health and also served as an adjunct clinical instructor at Williston State College. In 2010, she completed her Master of Science in the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She subsequently practiced in Willmar and Alexandria, MN. Most recently she served patients at CHI St. Alexius Health in Williston for seven years as a Nurse Practitioner. She’s a member of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health. She and her family enjoy many interests including travel, cooking, spending time with friends and family, and as many outdoor activities as North Dakota weather will allow.
Family Medicine is a primary healthcare specialty concerned with preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages, incorporating training in Surgery, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics and Geriatric Medicine. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of family history and the surrounding community.