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Nursing Homes Are Closing Across Rural America, Scattering Residents

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — Harold Labrensz spent much of his 89-year life farming and ranching the rolling Dakota plains along the Missouri River. His family figured he would die there, too. But late last year, the

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Nurse Educator of the Year: Bowman native finds love of nursing, educating

Bowman native Kolby Schaeffer-Fraase, who teaches nursing at North Dakota State University, was recognized by the Nursing Student Association of North Dakota as Nurse Educator of the Year. Before she began teaching at NDSU in

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Improving Medicare’s Payment Policies for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants

Details recommendations from the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission to update Medicare's payment policies to better reflect current clinical practice delivered by advanced practice nurses (APRNs) and physician assistants (PAs). These recommendations are that APRNs and

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