Published on October 03, 2019

Essentia Health welcomes Nurse Midwife Cassie Kurtz

Cassie Kurtz, midwifery

Nurse Midwife Cassie Kurtz has joined the OB/GYN Department at the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic in Park Rapids, Minnesota.

Kurtz earned a master’s degree in nurse midwifery from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota. She is certified as a nurse midwife by the American Midwifery Certification Board.

A certified nurse midwife is an advanced practitioner with education and training in caring for women throughout their lives and can provide primary care, reproductive health care, including family planning and gynecologic exams, pregnancy and birth care, and postpartum and newborn care.

“I strive to make my patients feel empowered in their care,” explains Kurtz. “I have an overall passion for women’s health and feel lucky to be able to serve women and growing families.”

To schedule an appointment with Cassie Kurtz, call (218) 732-2800. To see her full profile, visit and click on “Doctors and Providers.”

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