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Rural Health
Resources by State: North Dakota

North Dakota Frontier Counties
Map of North Dakota identifying the counties designated as Frontier based on 2016 population estimates.
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Medically Underserved Areas/Populations (MUAs/MUPs)
County-level map of North Dakota showing designated medically underserved areas (MUAs) and designated medically underserved populations (MUPs).
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Health Professional Shortage Areas, Rural Hospitals, Clinics, CHCs, and RHCs
Map of North Dakota, with county lines shown, identifying designated geographic health professional shortage areas (HPSAs), low-income HPSAs, designated facility HPSAs, and corresponding HPSA scores. Also identifies the locations of rural hospitals, clinics, Rural Health Clinics (RHCs), community health centers (CHCs), and other healthcare facilities.
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map of North Dakota displaying designated primary care health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and facilities.
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map of North Dakota showing the locations of designated mental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and designated mental health facilities.
Additional links: North Dakota Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas with Scores
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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North Dakota Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas
County-level map displaying North Dakota's designated dental health professional shortage areas (HPSAs) and dental HPSA facilities.
Additional links: North Dakota Dental Health Professional Shortage Areas with Scores
Date: 11/2017
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure: Information on Identified Needs, Planning for Future Conditions, and Coordination of Project Funding
Reviews federal programs that provide funding for drinking water and wastewater infrastructure projects and describes how infrastructure needs are identified. Also details how federal agencies support states' efforts, and the extent to which federal agencies coordinate funding initiatives. Analysis is based on a review of infrastructure projects in six states: Alaska, California, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, and Tennessee.
Date: 09/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Government Accountability Office
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Addressing American Indian Health Disparities: Q&A with Dr. Don Warne
An interview with Dr. Donald Warne, MD, MPH, focused on health disparities among American Indians, what can be done to address those disparities, and his transition from medicine to public health policy.
Author(s): Beth Blevins
Location: Rural Monitor
Date: 09/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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Non-Direct Patient Care Physicians in North Dakota
Fact sheet discussing physicians in North Dakota who provide non-direct patient care such as faculty, researchers, and administrators. Uses 2015 data from the American Medical Association Physician Masterfile.
Author(s): Gary Hart, Robin Besse, Mandi-Leigh Peterson
Date: 08/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
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Network Spotlight: North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network
Describes the North Dakota Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Quality Network through an interview with Senior Project Coordinator, Jody Ward, and Associate Director, Lynette Dickson, from the University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences' Center for Rural Health. The North Dakota CAH Quality Network serves as a voluntary platform for facilitating best practices and quality improvement initiatives across all of North Dakota's 36 CAHs. The conversation focuses on the North Dakota CAH Quality Network's characteristics, key learnings, accomplishments, and challenges.
Date: 08/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: National Rural Health Resource Center
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