July/August 1999

Oakes Community Hospital, Oakes, N.D.

Oakes Community Hospital, Oakes, N.D., is a 36-bed acute care hospital that was most recently updated in 1994 to include a new laboratory, outpatient admitting area and a second emergency room. Services include surgery, obstetrics, coronary care, cardiac rehab, an extended care unit and a home health agency serving the community within a 45-mile radius of the hospital. The staff at Oakes has two certified diabetes educators and the medical staff includes eight physicians, a nurse practitioner, five physician assistants and a number of visiting specialists.