Hettinger woman named Outstanding Rural Health Educator

The mission of the West River Health Services in Hettinger, N.D., is clear — provide comprehensive health and wellness services to the residents and visitors of the region. To accomplish this mission, health care professionals with the center have spent countless hours developing programs with education and mentoring in mind.

The West River Health Services diabetes self-management education service in Hettinger is the recipient of continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association since being first recognized in 2002.

Barbara West, a diabetes and nursing educator at West River Health Services in Hettinger, received the Outstanding Rural Health Educator and Mentor Award at the 2019 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health on June 12 in Minot, for her education and mentoring-led programming.

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By |2019-06-19T22:22:07+00:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: News|