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April 7, 2014
Smith: Improving rural health care through broadband, bringing doctors to their patients
April 7, 2014 - 4:34pm
April 6, 2014
Dr. Michelle Placke, currently a resident at Altru Family Medicine Residency Center in Grand Forks, examines patient Brittany Bye. Placke, a of native of Beulah, received her medical training in Houston, but says Altru Family Medicine Residency Center was her first choice to complete her residency. (JOHN STENNES / GRAND FORKS HERALD)
Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more
April 6, 2014 - 9:59pm
April 2, 2014
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The above is a rendering of the proposed mobile units Sanford Health would deploy to the Oil Patch.
Sanford mobile clinics illegal in Williston: City Commission could lift moratorium on businesses
April 2, 2014 - 10:14pm
March 25, 2014
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Shown above is a concept drawing of Sanford Health’s O.P.C. mobileMED service.
Sanford: ‘We’ll come to you:' Medicare provider rolls out plan to bring mobile clinics to the Oil Patch
March 25, 2014 - 10:34pm
March 24, 2014
Vison West expands reservation mental health study
March 24, 2014 - 11:59pm
March 5, 2014
Use of electronic health records spreading in N.D.
March 5, 2014 - 10:22pm
February 13, 2014
FNS Photo by Dave Wallis
Ken Koehler of West Fargo, protests abortion in front of the Red River Women’s Clinic in Fargo on Jan. 16, 2013.
Sanford to give abortion doctors admitting rights: Contested North Dakota law requires credentials at area hospital
February 13, 2014 - 11:20pm
February 4, 2014
CBO: Obamacare to cut work hours by equivalent of 2M jobs
February 4, 2014 - 12:14pm
January 25, 2014
N.D. abortion opponents not discouraged by court refusal to take up ban
January 25, 2014 - 5:57pm
January 23, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
The new Sanford Health Dickinson Clinic is almost complete, set to open Feb. 17. The clinic sits just west of Dickinson, near the new St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Corridor of health: Sanford Health Dickinson Clinic new location to open Feb. 17; St. Joseph’s construction on track
January 23, 2014 - 11:33pm
January 10, 2014
ND online marketplace enrollment continues to trickle
January 10, 2014 - 11:34pm
January 4, 2014
Early days of Obamacare bring trickle, not flood, of patients
January 4, 2014 - 9:00pm
December 28, 2013
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A technician consults with a patient prior to a mammogram.
Study: Rural ND women get later cancer diagnosis
December 28, 2013 - 9:29pm
December 25, 2013
ND rare red state with GOP governor moving ahead with Medicaid expansion
December 25, 2013 - 4:40pm
FNS Photo by John Stennes
Carly Flaagan, a music therapy student at the University of North Dakota, sings a Christmas carol to Darrell Jensen of Langdon, while he receives his chemotherapy at the Altru Cancer Center in Grand Forks.
UND student plays guitar and sings to cancer patients
December 25, 2013 - 4:19pm