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Stacy Kusler, BA - Publications

  • Return on Investment
    The RuralMed program makes its mark by supplying physicians in rural North Dakota.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: September 2019
    Type: Article
  • Rural Relationships
    Physician Assistant fulfills her passion in Cooperstown, North Dakota.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: February 2019
    Type: Article
  • Crowdsourcing Physician Recruitment
    The town of Grafton, North Dakota uses a community team approach to recruit two family physicians for their hospital.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: September 2018
    Type: Article
  • Connect and Engage
    Critical Access Hospitals in North Dakota are using telehealth and technology to connect and reconnect to meet the needs of their rural patients.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: June 2018
    Type: Article
  • Project ECHO: Changing North Dakota Fast
    Project ECHO is using video technology to address the opioid epidemic by connecting specialists at academic or specialty health center "hub sites" with community-based primary care teams.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: March 2018
    Type: Article
  • The Prime of Their Lives
    Health professionals and students gather for Primary Care Week at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences to network and to discuss the role of primary care in North Dakota's health delivery systems.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: December 2017
    Type: Article
  • Targeted Rural Health Education
    Targeted Rural Health Education (TRHE) is a project where health profession students who are living and learning in rural communities explore a local health need and write an educational article that addresses the issue for the community.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: September 2017
    Type: Article
  • A Wider Lens
    Statewide Community Showcases give medical students and residents the chance to connect with North Dakota healthcare facilities in hopes to improve workforce recruitment and retention.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: June 2017
    Type: Article
  • Recruitment Evolution
    Rural areas in North Dakota have unique challenges in the changing landscape of provider recruitment. In an industry of constant change, a few North Dakota facilities were asked to share how they are adapting and still finding providers.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: April 2017
    Type: Article
  • A Recipe for Success
    Students at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences form an interest group for rural-focused students.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: December 2016
    Type: Article
  • Community Showcases Introduce Future Physician Prospects to North Dakota Communities
    New physician recruitment events showcase rural North Dakota communities and healthcare facilities to the future healthcare workforce.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: July 2016
    Type: Article
  • Teaching to Recruit
    Rural family medicine doctors Jacinta Klindworth and Aaron Garman practice what they teach about their all-encompassing specialty of family medicine.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: March 2016
    Type: Article
  • It Takes a Village
    Community collaboration is key to a strong recruitment and retention strategy for healthcare providers in Wishek, North Dakota.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: December 2015
    Type: Article
  • Williams County Graduate Scholarship
    Private and public collaboration provides a generous boost to high school graduates in Williams County. Williston State College reports that applications for health-related degrees are up 77 percent due to this unique opportunity.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: September 2015
    Type: Article
  • Making It Work in the West
    North Dakota: the land of opportunity. Not just in oil work, but in healthcare as well. The areas of Williston and Watford City have experienced exponential growth to support the needs of an expanding community.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: July 2015
    Type: Article
  • "HOSA" Spells the Future of North Dakota's Healthcare Workforce
    Middle school and high school students explore becoming healthcare professionals through participation in the North Dakota HOSA group.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: March 2015
    Type: Article
  • North Dakota's Critical Access Hospital Quality Network: Collaboration is the Name of the Game
    The state's quality network seeks to strengthen collaboration and leadership among healthcare organizations and streamline efforts around quality and performance improvement for the 36 CAHs.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: December 2014
    Type: Article
  • Raising a North Dakota Healthcare Family
    At home and at work, Ken and Lucille Peterson nurtured generations of doctors. Peterson gives his insight on how to keep medical students succeeding through the most challenging times of school.
    Author(s): Kusler, S.
    Publication: Focus on Rural Health
    Date: September 2014
    Type: Article