Celebrating 75 Years Serving North Dakotans

In early 1940, the country was still recovering from the effects of the Great Depression. North Dakota had recently experienced drought, bank failures, an eroding economy and an exodus of residents leaving the state during the preceding two decades. It was against this backdrop that the North Dakota Hospital Association began operating on March 22,…
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Fargo Marathon Friday Night 5K A Great Way To Get Active

As the snow melts and temperatures start to rise, more North Dakotans are beginning to emerge from hibernation. Joggers can be seen taking advantage of the opportunity to get outside and get active again this spring. As The Official Sponsor of Recess, we believe that recess is for everyone and we encourage North Dakotans of…
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The Ultimate Guide To Surviving North Dakota Cold Weather

Because I hate feeling cold, I’ve picked up many tips and received lots of advice on how to survive North Dakota cold. Common sense during freezing temps goes a long way, but I wanted to share some lesser known tips to help you stay warm as the cold drags on. In extremely cold temperatures, frostbite…
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Mid Dakota Clinic To Participate In MediQHome Program

Mid Dakota Clinic of Bismarck has agreed to participate in our MediQHome medical home program that helps doctors and clinics coordinate patient care efficiently. “We are pleased to welcome Mid Dakota Clinic to MediQHome,” said Paul von Ebers, our president and CEO. “The concept of a patient-centered medical home has taken root in North Dakota…
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North Dakota Ranked As Nation’s 12th Healthiest State

By Ryan Schuster North Dakota was ranked as the 12th healthiest state in the nation in the 2012 America’s Health Rankings, down one spot from an 11th place ranking in 2011. The index ranked states by a number of measures, including obesity rate, sedentary lifestyles, prevalence of smoking, binge drinking, high school graduation rates, physical…
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