Sarah Pelinka, CNP


Sarah is a nurse practitioner in the Neonatal Intensive Care nursery at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC). She earned an undergraduate degree in Nursing and Psychology from Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD. She graduated with a masters degree in Nursing with a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner focus from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN.

Sarah enjoys working with critically ill neonates and their families, along with an emphasis on infection prevention and research. She also enjoys working with students, new hires and residents. Sarah has been with HCMC in the Neonatal Intensive Care nursery since 1999 and has been a Certified Nurse Practitioner since 2006.