John Franzen, APRN, CNP

Address : Telehealth - Specialty Clinic - 258 Pine Tree Drive, P.O. Box 258 Bigfork, MN 56628
Specialty Clinic
John Franzen works with adult mental health patients using telepsychiatry. He started working with psychiatric patients in the late 1980’s answering crisis lines in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro areas. During this period John also trained new crisis line workers in communication techniques and recognition of emergent psychiatric issues. John graduated from the University of North Dakota as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in 2015 and has worked in an admissions unit at the Forensic Mental Health Program in St. Peter Minnesota since that time. John is working towards becoming certified to provide medication assisted therapy to patients with opiate addictions and is currently providing mental health care out of the Lakeview Behavioral Health office in Hibbing, Minnesota. John sees patients in the Bigfork Valley Specialty Clinic via telehealth by appointment. To schedule, call (218) 328-3148. A referral is not required.