Top Health Needs by Community

Click on a community below to see a list of the most significant health needs identified by its Community Health Needs Assessment.

morton sioux kidder burleigh langdon cavalier grafton park-river hillsboro mayville northwood grand-forks mcville devils-lake cando rugby harvey cooperstown carrington jamestown valley-city fargo lisbon oakes ashley wishek linton bowman hettinger elgin bismarck hazen turtle-lake garrison dickinson watford-city minot stanley tioga williston rolla bottineau kenmare crosby

Compare Most Significant Health Needs by Community

Select up to three communities to compare the most current significant health needs.

  Ashley - CAH
  Bismarck - Non-CAH
  Bottineau - CAH
  Bowman - CAH
  Burleigh Co. - Public Health
  Cando - CAH
  Carrington - CAH
  Cavalier - Collaborative
  Cooperstown - CAH
  Crosby - CAH
  Devils Lake - CAH
  Dickinson - CAH
  Elgin - Collaborative
  Fargo - Non-CAH
  Garrison - CAH
Grafton - CAH
Grand Forks - Non-CAH
Harvey - CAH
Hazen - CAH
Hettinger - CAH
Hillsboro - CAH
Jamestown - CAH
Kenmare - CAH
Kidder County - Public Health
Langdon - CAH
Linton - Collaborative
Lisbon - CAH
Mayville - CAH
McVille - CAH
Minot - Non-CAH
Morton County - Public Health
Northwood - CAH
Oakes - CAH
Park River - CAH
Rolla - CAH
Rugby - CAH
Sioux County - Public Health
Stanley - CAH
Tioga - CAH
Turtle Lake - CAH
Valley City - CAH
Watford City - CAH
Williston - CAH
Wishek - CAH

Full List of Most Significant Health Needs by Community

Printable spreadsheet pdf

Ashley

Ashley Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Aging population services
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
View list of reports

Ashley Medical Center & McIntosh District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Bismarck

St. Alexius Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Cancer
  • Chronic disease management
  • Obesity & physical inactivity

View list of reports

Sanford Bismarck Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Bottineau

St. Andrew's Health Center

2011-2013
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
View list of reports

Bowman

Southwest Healthcare Services

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Burleigh County (Rural)

Burleigh County Board of Health

2014
  • Aging population services
  • Cost and adequacy of health insurance
  • Excessive drinking
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Maintaining EMS
View list of reports

Cando

Towner County Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Chronic disease management
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Uninsured adults
View list of reports

Towner County Medical Center & Towner County Public Health District

2016 assessment currently in progress

Carrington

CHI St. Alexius Health Carrington & Foster County Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Cancer
  • Chronic disease management
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Maintaining EMS
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

CHI St. Alexius Health Carrington & Foster County Public Health

2016 assessment currently in progress

Cavalier

Pembina County Memorial Hospital and Pembina County Public Health

2014-2016
  • Aging population resources
  • Cost and adequacy of health insurance
  • Mental health including alcohol use and abuse
  • Not enough jobs with livable wages
  • Obesity and physical inactivity
View list of reports

Cooperstown

Cooperstown Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Cancer
  • Excessive drinking
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Maintaining EMS
View list of reports

Cooperstown Medical Center & Nelson-Griggs Public Health

2016 assessment currently in progress

Crosby

St. Luke’s Hospital

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
View list of reports

St. Luke’s Hospital & Upper Missouri District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Devils Lake

CHI St. Alexius Health Devils Lake

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
  • Uninsured adults
View list of reports
2015-2016 Assessment currently in progress
  • Mercy Hospital & Lake Region District Health Unit

Dickinson

CHI St. Alexius Health Dickinson

2011-2013
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of affordable housing
  • Mental health
View list of reports

CHI St. Alexius Health Dickinson & Southwestern District County Public Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Elgin

Jacobson Memorial Hospital and Custer Health

2014-2016
  • Attracting and retaining young families
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of collaboration & engagement with community

View list of reports

Fargo

Essentia Health

2011-2013
  • Access to health care
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity

View list of reports

Sanford Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Garrison

CHI St. Alexius Health Garrison

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
View list of reports

CHI St. Alexius Health Garrison

2016 assessment currently in progress

Grafton

Unity Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Unity Medical Center & Walsh County Health District

2016 assessment currently in progress

Grand Forks

Altru Health System

2011-2013
  • Excessive drinking
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
  • Violence
View list of reports

Harvey

St. Aloisius Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Hazen

Sakakawea Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Elevated rate of adult smoking
  • Excessive drinking
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Sakakawea Medical Center, Custer Health, & Southwestern District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Hettinger

West River Health Services

2011-2013
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Mental health
  • Prepare for "oil patch"
View list of reports

Hillsboro

Hillsboro Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Lack of daycare
  • Mental health
View list of reports

Jamestown

Jamestown Regional Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Education and employment
  • Elevated rate of adult smoking
  • Excessive drinking
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports
2015-2018
  • Cost & Adequacy of Health Insurance
  • Health Care Workforce Shortage
  • Lack of affordable housing
  • Obesity & Physical Activity

Kenmare

Kenmare Community Hospital

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Aging population services
  • Health care workforce shortage
View list of reports

Kidder County

Kidder County District Health Unit

2014
  • Aging population services
  • Elevated rates of children in poverty and in single-parent households
  • Excessive drinking
View list of reports

Langdon

Cavalier County Memorial Hospital

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Linton

Linton Hospital and Emmons County Public Health

2014-2016
  • Aging population resources
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of affordable housing
  • Lack of daycare
View list of reports

Lisbon

Lisbon Area Health Services

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Mental health
View list of reports

Mayville

Sanford Health - Mayville

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Lack of daycare
  • Mental health
View list of reports

McVille

Nelson County Health System

2011-2013
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Maintaining EMS
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Nelson County Health System & Nelson/Griggs District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Minot

Trinity Hospital

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Morton County

Morton County - Custer Health

2014-2015
  • Cost and adequacy of health insurance
  • Higher cost of health care for consumers
  • Lack of daycare
  • Mental health needs
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Northwood

Northwood Deaconess Health Center

2011-2013
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Maintaining EMS
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
View list of reports

Oakes

Oakes Community Hospital

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
  • Uninsured adults
  • Violence
View list of reports

Park River

First Care Health Center

2011-2013
  • Excessive drinking
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Mental health
  • Obesity & physical inactivity
  • Uninsured adults
View list of reports

First Care Health Center & Walsh County Health District

2016 assessment currently in progress

Rolla

Presentation Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Concerns of low customer service & quality of care
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of collaboration and engagement with community

View list of reports

Rolette County Health District

2015 assessment currently in progress

Rugby

Heart of American Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Aging population services
  • Emphasis on wellness/education & prevention
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Maintaining EMS
View list of reports

Sioux County

Custer Health

2014
  • Concerns of Low Customer Service & Quality of Care
  • Emphasis on Wellness/Education & Prevention
  • Lack of affordable housing
  • Sexually transmitted infections/spreadable diseases
View list of reports

Stanley

Mountrail County Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Access to needed equipment/facility update
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
  • Uninsured adults
View list of reports

Mountrail County Medical Center & Upper Missouri District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Tioga

Tioga Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Elevated rate of adult smoking
  • Excessive drinking
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Traffic safety
  • Uninsured adults
View list of reports

Tioga Medical Center & Upper Missouri District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Turtle Lake

CHI St. Alexius Health Turtle Lake

2011-2013
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of collaboration and engagement with community
  • Marketing & promotion of hospital services
View list of reports

Community Memorial Hospital

2016 assessment currently in progress

Valley City

Mercy Hospital of Valley City

2011-2013
  • Chronic disease management
  • Mental health
  • Violence
View list of reports
2015-2016 Assessment currently in progress
  • Mercy Hospital & City-County Health District

Watford City

McKenzie County Memorial Hospital

2011-2013
  • Financial viability of hospital
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Maintaining EMS
  • Traffic safety
View list of reports

Williston

Mercy Medical Center

2011-2013
  • Excessive drinking
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Lack of affordable housing
  • Mental health
  • Traffic safety
View list of reports

Mercy Medical Center & Upper Missouri District Health Unit

2016 assessment currently in progress

Wishek

Wishek Community Hospital

2014-2016
  • Cost and adequacy of health insurance
  • Health care workforce shortage
  • Higher costs of health care for consumers
  • Mental health

View list of reports