We’re Red River Behavioral Health System. Your new partner in providing a full spectrum of care for children, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients in Grand Forks and the surrounding communities in North Dakota and Minnesota.
We’re led by a seasoned team with extensive experience, passion and a strong track record for providing quality psychiatric care. Each and every one of us is here to listen, here to care and here to help you, get back to you.
“We are thrilled about the prospects of providing much needed,
high-quality psychiatric services in Grand Forks with Red River
Behavioral Health System”
President and CEO of Meridian, the parent company of Red River.
John Baker, CEO. John is a seasoned behavioral healthcare leader, administrator and operator with more than 20 years of executive experience with a variety of leading behavioral health organizations including Universal Health Services. He was previously a psychiatric hospital CEO with Haven Behavioral Healthcare. John said his focus would be on creating a friendly environment for care. "We want to have friendly access to community, become a part of community," he said.
Dr. Bradford Frank, Medical Director. Dr. Frank is Board Certified in General, Addiction, and Geriatric Psychiatry. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Frank brings over 30 years of experience as both a clinician and administrator. Prior to RRBHS, he worked at the VA. Dr. Frank graduated from the University of Colorado with a B.A. in Chemistry and his M.D. degree. He also earned a Master of Public Health (MPH) from Yale, and an MBA from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.
“Our approach helps bring you into a fuller sense
of well-being, achieving emotional, physical and
Red River Staff