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News Archive

Items from the past 180 days

Photo Contest to Celebrate National Rural Health Day
Sep 18, 2020 -- The Center for Rural Health, in partnership with the North Dakota Rural Health Association, is hosting a photo contest. The deadline to enter is November 15.

Coal Country Community Health Center Receives Planning Grant
Sep 9, 2020 -- Coal Country Community Health Center received a one-year Rural Health Network Development Planning grant funded by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy.

UND, Sanford Health Announce Behavioral Health Collaboration
Sep 8, 2020 -- Sanford Health and the University of North Dakota have joined forces to offer behavioral health support services to people struggling due to COVID-19.
Source: UND Today

Call for Presentations: 2021 Dakota Conference
Sep 8, 2020 -- Rural and public health professionals are encouraged to submit abstracts for the 2021 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health.

Rural Health Research Gateway Receives Federal Funding
Sep 4, 2020 -- The Rural Health Research Gateway secured $135,000 in funding from the Health Resources & Services Administration.

North Dakota State Office of Rural Health Receives Federal Funding
Sep 4, 2020 -- The State Office of Rural Health receives annual funding from the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy to assist rural communities to build healthcare services through collaborations and initiatives with a wide range of partners across the state.

Host an R-COOL-Health Scrubs Camp in Your Community
Sep 3, 2020 -- 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.

Federal Funding Opportunity: Rural Health Network Development Planning Program
Aug 24, 2020 -- The Health Resources and Services Administration announces funding opportunity and eligibility criteria for Rural Health Network Development Planning Program.

POLST Conversations and Implementation Sessions
Aug 14, 2020 -- Free Zoom sessions will be held to discuss how to implement Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form.

Gray Hosts Trainings on Elder Abuse
Aug 12, 2020 -- Dr. Jacque Gray, of the Center for Rural Health, provided training on Elder abuse for the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Adult Protective Services and other invited entities.

Save the Date: 2021 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health
Aug 6, 2020 -- The 2021 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health is scheduled for June 2-4, 2021, at the Bismarck Event Center in Bismarck, North Dakota.

North Dakota Healthcare Partners Events Calendar
Aug 4, 2020 -- The North Dakota Healthcare Partners Events Calendar is created to link individuals in the healthcare and community service fields to events and opportunities from across the state.

Gray Named Fellow for American Psychological Association
Jul 22, 2020 -- Jacqueline Gray, PhD, has been named a fellow in two divisions of the American Psychological Association. The divisions include the Society for Women Psychologists (Division 35) and Psychologists in Public Service (Division 18).

Schroeder, Dickson Present at NRHA Annual Rural Health Conference
Jun 12, 2020 -- Shawnda Schroeder and Lynette Dickson will be presenting at the National Rural Health Association's 2020 virtual conference.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Presentation
Jun 12, 2020 -- A panel of experts discussed the challenges and solutions for caring for elders during COVID-19.

Dakota Conference Award Recipients Announced
Jun 8, 2020 -- Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health honors healthcare professionals across the state with awards.

Three North Dakota Students Receive Outstanding Research Awards
Jun 1, 2020 -- Ryan Toledo, Marlinda Haudley, and Andrea Kelsch were honored with the 2019 Alan J. Allery Awards at the 17th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference.

Rural Health Information Hub Receives Federal Funding
May 27, 2020 -- The Rural Health Information Hub, a national rural health information center located at the Center for Rural Health within the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has received $14.5 million in federal funding from the Health Resource and Services Administration's Federal Office of Rural Health Policy.

Ten North Dakota Facilities Named Among Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the U.S.
May 14, 2020 -- Ten North Dakota Critical Access Hospitals were named among the top 20 in the country across three categories.

3RNet Offers Free Healthcare Job Postings
May 8, 2020 -- 3RNet offers free healthcare job postings and automatic referrals.

Virtual Workshop Geared Toward Healthcare Recruitment (Event has passed)
May 8, 2020 -- The Rural Recruitment Reimagined Virtual Workshop will help community leadership with healthcare recruitment.

Schroeder, Arnold Earn MHTTC Awards
May 5, 2020 -- Shawnda Schroeder and Julie Arnold of the Center for Rural Health earned awards for their work promoting the Mountain Plains Mental Health Technology Transfer Center.