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Items from the past 180 days

Critical Access Hospital Physical Plant Grant Program
Dec 22, 2021 -- A new funding opportunity is available to support Critical Access Hospitals physical plant improvements.

A Message from 3RNET on Recruitment and Retention
Dec 15, 2021 -- 3RNET has resources available to assist healthcare facilities in North Dakota with recruitment and retention of staff.

Department of Indigenous Health, CRH Host Virtual Lecture Series for Dental Providers
Dec 9, 2021 -- The Center for Rural Health (CRH) and Department of Indigenous Health will host teleECHO training sessions to train dental providers in North Dakota on addressing primary healthcare concerns using Project ECHO.
Source: For Your Health

2021 Photo Contest Winners
Dec 8, 2021 -- Winners of the National Rural Health Day photo contest are announced.

Native Aging in Place Project to Expand Efforts
Dec 7, 2021 -- The Native Aging in Place Project will expand efforts to engage community connections and train caregivers on providing support for Elders who want to continue to live at home.

Federal Funding Opportunity: Rural Health Network Development Planning Program
Dec 6, 2021 -- The Health Resources and Services Administration announces funding opportunity and eligibility criteria for Rural Health Network Development Planning Program.

UND Center for Rural Health and MLS Teams to Host Workforce Forum December 10
Dec 3, 2021 -- The Center for Rural Health and Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLS) departments will host a forum on December 10, from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Central, to discuss laboratory workforce shortages in North Dakota.
Source: For Your Health

Beyer Named North Dakota Community Star
Nov 29, 2021 -- Katie Beyer, a prevention specialist with City-County Health District, has been named North Dakota's 2021 Community Star.

Still Giving Back
Nov 18, 2021 -- Kay Miller Temple, MD, shares how her experience as a physician and journalist has allowed her to have a unique perspective and still continue to help strengthen rural communities.
Source: UND Today

Gibbens Presents "Understanding Rural Communities"
Nov 10, 2021 -- Brad Gibbens gave a detailed presentation on the uniqueness of rural communities.

The Case for Palliative Care
Nov 10, 2021 -- Learn more about what palliative care is and how it helps people living with serious illness.

Center for Rural Health Welcomes Two New Employees
Nov 9, 2021 -- Two new full-time employees join the Center for Rural Health.

North Dakota Brain Injury Network Receives Grant Funding
Nov 8, 2021 -- The North Dakota Brain Injury Network joins new state partnership working with traumatic brain injury.

Oral Health TeleECHO Series Now Available
Nov 5, 2021 -- An eleven-part series focused on improving oral health in North Dakota is now available for viewing and qualifies for continuing education credits.

Register Now for Early Bird Rates on Dakota Conference
Nov 2, 2021 -- The 37th Annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health is taking place June 8-10, 2022, in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Register today!

Register Now as a Dakota Conference Sponsor/Exhibitor
Oct 26, 2021 -- The 37th Annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health is taking place June 8-10, 2022, in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Register today to become a sponsor/exhibitor.

Dakota Conference Scholarship Funds
Oct 25, 2021 -- A limited number of scholarship funds are available to cover registration costs for the 2022 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health.

Deadline Approaching! Scrubs Camp Grant Applications Are Due
Oct 20, 2021 -- Are you interested in hosting a Scrubs Camp in your community? CRH is accepting grant applications for the 2021-2022 season. Scrubs Camps are a fun and interactive way to introduce healthcare professions to rural students in grades 5-12.

Celebrate Rural Health
Oct 15, 2021 -- National Rural Health Day is November 18 and we would like you to show your support.

North Dakota Brain Injury Network Receives Grant
Oct 14, 2021 -- The North Dakota Brain Injury Network received a grant to develop a plan to improve outcomes for people with brain injuries and the criminal justice system.

Miller Temple Appointed to NRHA Health Equity Council
Oct 14, 2021 -- Kay Miller Temple has been appointed to serve on the National Rural Health Association's Health Equity Council.

NRCNAA Native Elder Veterans Stories
Oct 13, 2021 -- The National Resource Center on Native American Aging is honoring Native Elder veterans and their military service.

Call for Dakota Conference Presentations Closes on October 19
Oct 12, 2021 -- Rural and public health professionals are encouraged to submit abstracts for the 2022 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health. The deadline to submit is October 19.

Jacque Gray Retirement Celebration
Sep 14, 2021 -- After 22 years, Jacque Gray is retiring from the University of North Dakota. A drive-by celebration will be on September 29, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm Central at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Call for Presentations: 2022 Dakota Conference
Sep 13, 2021 -- Rural and public health professionals are encouraged to submit abstracts for the 2022 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health.

North Dakota Rural Health Clinic Network Launches Statewide
Sep 10, 2021 -- A new network for Rural Health Clinics throughout North Dakota has been developed, offering resources and support for clinics in rural communities.

Availability of Post-acute Care and Long-term Care Services in Rural Areas Webinar
Sep 9, 2021 -- This webinar will look at post-acute care and long-term care services, in rural areas with and without nursing homes.

Host an R-COOL-Health Scrubs Camp
Sep 8, 2021 -- The R-COOL-Health Scrubs Camps are one-day health career awareness camps in rural communities. Now accepting grant applications to host a camp in your community.

North Dakota Addressing Addiction Survey
Aug 13, 2021 -- The state of North Dakota is facilitating a study on attitudes surrounding addiction and is asking citizens to take the survey.

Why Join the North Dakota Rural Health Association?
Aug 9, 2021 -- Benefits and membership categories for becoming a member of the North Dakota Rural Health Association are explored.

'We Should be a Regional Center': Devils Lake Hospital's Potential Sale Boosts Optimism
Aug 2, 2021 -- Critical Access Hospital hopes a major healthcare system will help facility strengthen healthcare for the region.
Source: Grand Forks Herald