Oakes Community Hospital

Oakes Community Hospital


The Oakes Community Hospital is a 24-Hour Emergency Level V Center. It is a 20-bed critical access hospital providing various inpatient and outpatient services to approximately 14,000 people in Southeastern North Dakota. The hospital is part of a larger values-based organization, Catholic Health Initiatives.

The Oakes Community Hospital ranks highly in the entire CHI system in the categories "likely to recommend" and "overall satisfaction".

The medical staff consists of physicians with certifications in family practice, internal medicine, sports medicine, critical care and geriatrics. There are also several physician assistants and certified nurse practitioners and a number of physician specialists on our courtesy staff visiting the hospital regularly.


  • Family Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Urology
  • Pathology
  • Cardiology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic

The Oakes Community Hospital has a dynamic nursing team with excellent skills. All RN´s receive ACLS certification, Trauma Nurse Core Course, Newborn Resuscitation Training, and cross training to all areas of the hospital. The physicians are multi-specialists in internal medicine, obstetrics, and cardiology, and require highly trained nursing staff for patient care. Oakes Community Hospital offers great things in a fast paced environment.

Services currently being offered include:

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  • Level V Trauma Center
  • 24-Hour Emergency Care
  • Chemotherapy ⁄ Infusion Therapy
  • Medical ⁄ Surgical
  • Surgical
    • General
    • Laparoscopic
    • Orthopedic
    • Urology
    • Cataracts
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy
  • Swing Bed
  • Home Health
  • Radiology
    • PACS
    • CT Scan
    • Fluoroscopy
    • Electrocardiogram
    • Electroencephalogram
    • Nuclear Medicine
    • Digital Mammography and Ultrasound
    • General Radiography
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Clinical Lab (Chemistry, Hematology, Blood Banking, Microbiology)
  • Oakes Ambulance Paramedic Service
  • Burns Care through Telemedicine


1200 North 7th Street
Oakes, ND 58474
Telephone: (701)742-3291
Fax: (701) 742-3639

More Information


Corporate web site of parent company Catholic Health Initiatives