April 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Construction crews are expected to begin construction this month on the first phase of an $80 million expansion of Essentia Health’s Fargo hospital. Continue Reading
October 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
A team of doctors and nurses from Avera Health in Sioux Falls, S.D., is traveling to Essentia Health in Fargo once a month. The partnership means Essentia patients, including those who are waiting for a liver transplant, don’t have to travel to the Twin Cities or Rochester in Minnesota for consultations with specialists. Continue Reading
June 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Health care executives’ paychecks ample, but warranted, industry officials sayIn all of the hoopla over rising health care costs, one basic fact often gets overlooked: Medical care is a labor-intensive industry that requires a broad spectrum of highly trained professionals.
Forum Communications examined five large health systems in the region and found the biggest share of their expenses ranging from 58 percent to 63 percent pays employees’ salaries and benefits. Continue Reading
January 26, 2011 in INFORUM
FARGO North Dakota’s largest health insurance company and some of the state’s leading health providers pledged today to work together to restrain medical inflation.