Since 1885, CHI St. Alexius Health has been dedicated to leading
health care in this region by enriching the lives of patients
through the highest quality of care. We seek to continue our
tradition of success and innovation with individuals dedicated to
delivering the highest level of expertise and
quality. Together we can continue to grow and support the
legacy of CHI St. Alexius Health for many years to come.
CHI St. Alexius Health is a regional health network with a tertiary
hospital in Bismarck, the system also consists of critical access
hospitals (CAHs) in Carrington, Dickinson, Devils Lake, Garrison,
Turtle Lake, Washburn and Williston and numerous clinics and
outpatient services. CHI St. Alexius Health manages four CAHs
in North Dakota - Elgin, Linton, and Wishek, as well as Mobridge
Regional Medical Center in Mobridge, S.D. CHI St. Alexius Health
offers a comprehensive line of inpatient and outpatient medical
services, including: a Level II Trauma Center, primary and
specialty physician clinics, home health and hospice services,
durable medical equipment services, a fitness and human performance
center and ancillary services throughout western and central North
CHI St. Alexius Health is part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit,
Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all
people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of
Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health
is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering
exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to
quality health care.
position is responsible for assisting in development and implementation of
public relations and social media marketing strategies intended to
create and uphold a positive image for CH St. Alexius and CHI
Health - Midwest Division locations. In collaboration with the
Division Director and public relations team they will work to form
relationships with media and the community to promote service
lines, physicians and collaborative ventures, as well as the St.
Alexius and CHI Health brand. In collaboration with the Division
Director, Social Media Strategist and the Digital Marketing team
they will work with organization’s stakeholders on an integrated
social media presence. This role will function as an individual
contributor within the department as well as support larger
initiatives within the Public Relations and Digital Marekting
1. Under the
leadership of the Division Director, develop and implement public
relations and social media programs to enhance CHI St. Alexius’
public opinion and business reputation including developing
relationships with community organizations and implementation of
media inquiries as needed in collaboration with designated media
relations staff and proactively seek out and pitch media
Participates in creation, maintenance and update of content in
support of CHI St. Alexius’ and other CHI Health social media
training to social media users of the organization on best
practices and toolsets.
social media governance strategy and best practices.
promotional materials, publications and other public relations
with measurement of public relations strategy results and data
collection to monitor and understand CHI St. Alexius and CHI
Health’s public perception.
Coordinate events designed for community engagement including
program launches, ground breakings, ribbon cuttings and other
with crisis communication planning and maintain compliance with
HIPAA and other federal, state or local laws governing public
for Staff Job Levels
degree in journalism, public relations or communications
Required Licensure and Certifications
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge in designing and executing
successful public relations campaigns.
Event planning experience.
Exceptional writing and editing
Depth of knowledge in Social Media
channels and best practice
Ability to work in a large
geographically diverse system.
Collaborative work style.
experience 1-2 years in the communications field strongly
experience is preferred.