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- Scrubs Academy Application Deadline Extened to March 5, 2014
Feb 20, 2014 -- Scrubs Academy is for students in 6th through 8th grade to learn what health professionals do in fun and interactive ways. Application deadline extended to March 5, 2014.
- Deadline approaching for Outstanding Rural Health Awards nominations
Feb 10, 2014 -- Make your nominations early for the 2014 Outstanding Rural Health Awards, part of the annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health.
- Scrubs Academy Applications Due February 19
Feb 5, 2014 -- Scrubs Academy is for students in 6th through 8th grade to learn what health professionals do in fun and interactive ways. Application deadline is February 19, 2014.
- Register Now for the 2014 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health to Receive Early-Bird Rates
Jan 21, 2014 -- Registration forms and payment must be received by the Center for Rural Health by May 15, 2014 to receive the discounted registration.
- Deadline Approaching: Scrubs Academy – June 9-12, 2014
Jan 15, 2014 -- Scrubs Academy is for students in 6th through 8th grade to learn what health professionals do in fun and interactive ways. Application deadline is February 19, 2014.
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- Scrubs Camps: Growing the Program That’s Growing Our Own
Jul 3, 2013 -- The Rural Collaborative Opportunities for Occupational Learning in Health (R-COOL-Health) Scrubs Camps began in 2009 as a minigrant program focused on introducing rural North Dakota students in Grades 5 through 12 to various careers in health care. If you fast-forward four years, you will clearly see that the 41 camps involving 184 communities and over 2,600 kids have touched people in every corner of the state.
- Team Boosters: A Bright Spot for Rural North Dakotans is the Increasing Role that Advanced Practice Providers Play in Primary Care
Jul 3, 2013 -- It is no secret that the country is facing a shortage of primary care physicians now and into the future. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimates that by 2020 there will be 45,000 too few primary care physicians. With shortages this large, and demand still increasing, there is no easy solution. These shortages are exacerbated in rural North Dakota, where communities can spend tens of thousands of dollars and years recruiting a physician to their community.
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