Published on August 19, 2019

Essentia Health welcomes Physician Assistant Taylor Townsend

Taylor Townsend, Neonatology

Physician Assistant Taylor Townsend, PA-C, has joined the Neonatology Department at Essentia Health-Fargo in Fargo, North Dakota.

“Essentia has offered me the opportunity to follow my passion of helping the vulnerable neonatal population,” says Townsend. “There is an amazing collaborative approach between the entire neonatal intensive care team and the patient’s family which I believe enhances the quality of patient care.”

Townsend earned a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from St. Catherine University, in St. Paul, Minnesota. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

“Providing quality care and creating relationships with my patients and their families is what I strive to do each and every day,” says Townsend.

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