The Center for
Rural Health, located at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences,
connects resources and knowledge to strengthen the health of people in rural and tribal communities.
Our programs serve people in within the state, region, and nation.
Giving Hearts Day: February 11
Now Accepting Applications
2016 Mind Matters Conference
Application Deadline for Scrubs Academy is February 16!
Register today to attend this four-day program located at the University of North Dakota. Students
participate in hands-on activities and receive information related to a variety of health care
Connecting resources and knowledge to strengthen
the health of people in rural communities
Community Health Needs Assessments (CHNAs) are a process through which hospitals work with their
communities to identify priority health needs of their citizens. The Center for Rural Health has
conducted CHNAs in rural communities throughout North Dakota and is helping them find ways to address