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Private insurance coverage up 10 percent in ND since before ACA

July 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Private insurance coverage has increased by more than 10 percent in North Dakota since before passage of the federal Affordable Care Act, an Insurance Department official reported Wednesday in the first such measure of the controversial …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford to launch air service base in Dickinson

July 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

A day after Spirit Lifeline pulled out of Dickinson, another medical air service hopes to take its place.
Bismarck-based Sanford AirMed announced Thursday that it plans to establish a base in Dickinson by late fall, according to a press release. The…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SBHE: Sanford deal not a bailout: North Dakota legislators question NDSU acquisition of nursing school

June 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Higher education officials told skeptical legislators that North Dakota State University’s acquisition of the Sanford College of Nursing in Bismarck was a smart and well-researched decision at a meeting with the Higher Education Fun…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford unveils mobile clinic for oilfield workers

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – Inside Sanford Health’s new mobile clinic, Amanda Van Sickle scanned her arm with a high-definition camera as a doctor more than 400 miles away in Sioux Falls, S.D., watched on a TV monitor.

In about a month, it’ll be oilfield wor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Other Views: Welcome new mobile clinics to Oil Patch cities

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Leaders of Williston should act quickly to modify a city moratorium on mobile businesses in order to welcome Sanford Health’s “clinics on wheels.” Sanford, which has emerged as the most innovative health care provider in the Upper Midwest, is r…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford mobile clinics illegal in Williston: City Commission could lift moratorium on businesses

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sanford Health plans to bring two multimillion-dollar mobile clinics to the Bakken to meet health care needs, but right now they would not be legal in Williston.
The Williston City Commission has a moratorium on any new mobile business…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford mobile clinics illegal in Williston: City Commission could lift moratorium on businesses

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — Sanford Health plans to bring two multimillion-dollar mobile clinics to the Bakken to meet health care needs, but right now they would not be legal in Williston.
The Williston City Commission has a moratorium on any new mobile business…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford to give abortion doctors admitting rights: Contested North Dakota law requires credentials at area hospital

February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Sanford Health has granted hospital admitting privileges to licensed physicians who perform abortions at a Fargo women’s clinic, the first area hospital to allow abortion doctors to satisfy a new state requirement.
The law that establish…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A chance to pre-empt disease: Sanford Health bringing genetic medicine into primary care

February 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Patrick Springer
Forum News Service
FARGO — Anne Roberts considers herself a breast cancer “previvor.”
After learning that she inherited a gene that placed her at very high risk — and knowing her family history was riddled with cancer â…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sanford partners with expanding Watford City medical center

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

WATFORD CITY — McKenzie County Healthcare Systems and Sanford Health have formed a partnership to expand medical services to keep up with increasing demand from the oil boom.
The partnership means Sanford specialists in cardiology, orthopedics and…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com