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North Dakota Department of Health Reminds Residents to Use Care While Cleaning to Avoid Hantavirus Disease

Monday, May 10, 2021 at 04:15 pm

Categories: General, Infectious Disease

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) reminds residents to take steps to protect themselves against hantavirus disease. As the weather warms, many people will be cleaning cabins, sheds and other outdoor buildings that have been closed for the winter. These are places where one is more likely to be exposed to hantavirus.


State Health Council Meeting scheduled for May 12, 2021

Friday, May 7, 2021 at 12:30 pm

Categories: State Health Council

The State Health Council, the advisory body of the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH), will hold a meeting on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. CT via video conference. Members of the public can view the meeting at http://health.nd.gov/SHClive 


NDDoH to host a live Town Hall with North Dakota doctors to discuss COVID-19 vaccines

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Categories: Coronavirus, General, Immunization

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) will host a live virtual “Ask a Doctor” Town Hall event at 2:30 p.m. CT on Friday, May 7, with doctors from across the state to discuss the importance of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.


Positive COVID-19 Test Results

Friday, April 30, 2021 at 12:12 pm

Categories: Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results as of April 29, 2021


North Dakota Department of Health continues public health recommendations after the emergency declaration ends April 30

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 04:31 pm

Categories: Coronavirus, Emergency Response, General, Immunization

The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) emphasizes the importance of prevention measures and vaccinations to reduce the risk of transmitting SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The increase in the number of active cases since early March, the emergence of new variants, and the increase in the number of hospitalizations highlight the fact that this virus is still circulating in our state.


Positive COVID-19 Test Results

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 10:55 am

Categories: Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results as of April 28, 2021


New income levels of eligibility for children and youth with special health care needs

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 03:10 pm

Categories: General

Income eligibility guidelines for treatment services available through the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) Division of Special Health Services (SHS) have increased based on changes in the federal poverty levels. The change increases the amount of income a family can make and still qualify for services. Effective May 1, 2021, a family of four will be able to earn up to $49,025 annually (or $4,085 monthly per household) and still meet income eligibility requirements.


Positive COVID-19 Test Results

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 10:58 am

Categories: Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results as of April 27, 2021


JOINT RELEASE: North Dakota and Saskatchewan sign agreement to vaccinate essential workers

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 02:58 pm

Categories: Coronavirus

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to vaccinate essential workers who are transporting goods across the United States and Canadian border. Approximately 2,000 Saskatchewan residents will be eligible for the program.


Positive COVID-19 Test Results

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 12:03 pm

Categories: Coronavirus

Below are the COVID-19 results as of April 26, 2021