Sanford Well being Media Relations
WILLISTON, N.D., April 5, 2021 — Sanford Well being is worked up to announce its preliminary group board for the brand new hospital and clinic to be in-built Williston Sq.. The group board will present planning and improvement oversight of Sanford’s Williston operations and turn into the primary hospital board upon mission completion.
“Well being care is finest served on the native stage, and we’re excited to have a bunch from Williston and the encompassing space dedicated to serving to us present a excessive stage of care to sufferers within the area,” stated Michael LeBeau, M.D., president/CEO of the Bismarck area of Sanford. “The board’s formation is a major step in our planning and improvement course of.”
“Having a well being care supplier that features the enter of the local people labored very nicely for Williston,” stated Williston Mayor Howard Klug. “This chance to work with a well being care supplier on an area stage to offer perception about distinctive points that have an effect on our group will probably be optimistic for our metropolis and area.”
Neighborhood board members embody:
- Ward Koeser: Former co-owner, Kotana Communications/former Williston mayor
- Charlotte Ferrell: Regional director, Northwest Human Service Middle
- Sara Kasmer: Accountant controller/oil and gasoline analyst, Ok&A Oil
- Dan Kalil: President, Kalil Farms
- Dr. John Miller: President, Williston State Faculty
- Kristin Iverson: Monetary affiliate, Thrivent
- Whitney Stephenson: Senior landman, Equinor
- Travis Pribula: Co-owner/coach at CrossFit Vokse
- Sen. Brad Bekkedahl: State senator representing District 1, Williston Metropolis Commissioner
Native Sanford physicians will probably be added to the group board for the brand new hospital and clinic sooner or later.
The Metropolis of Williston and Sanford Well being introduced a imaginative and prescient to construct a brand new hospital and clinic in Williston Sq. this March by means of the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI). The teams intention to have an settlement accomplished by Aug. 31, 2021.
About Sanford Well being
The Sanford Bismarck area gives well being care to central and western North Dakota, japanese Montana and northern South Dakota. It consists of 21 clinics in Bismarck, Mandan, Minot, Dickinson and Watford Metropolis, in addition to a Degree II trauma heart situated in Bismarck. Sanford Well being, one of many largest well being programs in the USA, is devoted to the built-in supply of well being care, genomic drugs, senior care and providers, world clinics, analysis and inexpensive insurance coverage. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the group consists of 46 hospitals, 1,500 physicians and greater than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care places in 26 states and 10 international locations. Study extra about Sanford Well being’s transformative work to enhance the human situation at sanfordhealth.org or Sanford Health News.