Deanna Ferestad, FNP, comes to us from Sheridan Memorial Hospital where she has been practicing for over eight years. She completed her APRN in 2010 from Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA. Deanna holds certifications in PALS, ACLS and ATLS.
Sierra Hentges, PA-C, comes to us from Wolf Point, MT. Sierra spent the first five years of her career in the United States Army as a Combat Medic, and completed one overseas deployment tour. For the past 10 years she has been working at Northeast Montana Health Services as an Emergency Medical Technician while obtaining her degrees from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT. During this time, she was also the EMS Site Supervisor for the Poplar campus for approximately one year. Sierra holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Master of Physician Assistant Studies. Sierra completed her Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree in August 2022. Sierra holds certifications in NREMT-B, PHTLS, BLS, ACLS and PALS.
Kim Wolfe, PMHNP-BC, comes to us as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner after working as a registered nurse for 17 years at Daniels Memorial. Kim spent much of her time working in the hospital, ER and nursing home settings, while holding various positions. She obtained her degree in 2021 and started seeing patients in April of 2022. Her focus in on mental health and is able to prescribe medications and provide therapy as well. Kim is excited to be able to offer a new service in the clinic and work with patients who struggle with mental health concerns.
Brandi Knierim, DNP, FNP-C, comes to us from Glasgow MT, where she has worked for 29 years as an RN in the ER, ICU, Med/Surg, L&D, and Nursery departments, as well as in Nursing Management. She completed her Advanced Practice degree in 2019 from University of Mary in Bismarck, ND. Brandi holds certifications in BLS, NRP, STABLE, TNCC, ACLS, and PALS. Brandi also has training and experience in wound care.
Mike Rossi, PA-C, comes to us from Ronan, MT where he lives on the Snooze and Fly Farm with his family since 2017. Prior to joining our healthcare team he was working in Northeastern CA in Emergency Medicine. Mike went to Stanford University where he graduated in 2000. He has been practicing ER Medicine full time for the past 10 years. Mike also has experience in General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, and Primary Care. He holds certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALS, and ATLS. Mike is a Commercial Instrument rated pilot. When the weather is favorable he will be flying his plane to Scobey from Ronan.