A member of hospitalist team, Megan Schmidt, MD, is board certified in family medicine, with broad expertise in the skills needed to coordinate the care of patients as they recover in the hospital. A lifelong Minot resident, Dr. Schmidt graduated from Minot High School in 2008 and earned a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition Science from the University of Oklahoma. She returned to North Dakota to complete her Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. She subsequently did her Family Medicine residency at United Family Medicine/Allina Health, St. Paul. A member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Dr. Schmidt enjoys baking, hiking, and yoga.
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.