June 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
PIERRE, S.D. North Dakota already has a shortage of family doctors, and the gap between supply and demand is expected to grow as more people gain insurance coverage when the federal health care law takes effect next year. Continue Reading
March 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
GRAND FORKS Before being hired by Altru Health System last year, Dr. Jason Go saw Grand Forks as just another town along the interstate between Nebraska and Winnipeg, Manitoba. Continue Reading
February 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) South Dakota educators are discussing shortening medical school from four years to three for students pursuing careers as family doctors.
January 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK University of North Dakota leaders were hoping Tuesday to convince legislators that the most expensive option for expanding its medical school would be the best value for the state. Continue Reading
November 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Some tough decisions have to be made on where medical care will be available. Continue Reading
November 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Gov. Dennis Daugaard says any expansion of coverage is unlikely for at least several years while the potential costs are examined.
November 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON Patients of Dr. Shu-Ming Wang are surprised to hear the Chinese doctor has a hint of a Southern accent. Continue Reading
September 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WASHINGTON Families may have to watch for dings in the car and plead with an older driver to give up the keys but there’s new evidence that doctors could have more of an influence on one of the most wrenching decisions facing a rapidly aging population. Continue Reading
August 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The doctor may not be in, but one of the city’s newest health services companies can give you a pretty good idea of what ails you. That’s Any Lab Tests Now, an Atlanta chain that opened a franchise here early this year at 3019 13th Ave. S. Continue Reading
August 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) An incentive program will put $10,000 bonuses into the hands of newly hired health care employees if they promise to keep working in rural South Dakota for three years.