Custer Health will be hosting a COVID‐19 testing event in Beulah (1101 3rd Avenue NW) from 10 a.m. to noon on July 27, or until testing supplies are exhausted. Individuals wanting testing are asked to line up south to north, starting at 9th Street (Dollar General) prior to the event. Vehicles will enter the Custer Health parking lot from the frontage road and will exit onto Third Avenue after testing. Pre‐registration for this event is available at https://testreg.nd.gov/. This process is not required to be completed in order to receive a test, but is recommended to speed up your overall testing event experience. Please complete the entire questionnaire. Pre‐registration does not guarantee test availability. Testing events are subject to change.
Sakakawea Medical Center is pleased to welcome Madison Vance, PT, DPT, to our Rehabilitation Team. Madison began practicing at SMC in June.
Vaccinations are now open to the general public. Individuals 18 years of age and older are eligible to receive their vaccine at Coal Country Community Health Center. The following vaccines are available at all CCCHC locations:
SMC Rehab offers an innovative therapy that helps with the development of muscle strength for a variety of patients. Steve Ziegler, PT, DPT, is certified to offer Blood Flow Restriction Therapy which is often used on patients prior to or following surgery in their extremities. Research has proven that BFRT can minimize loss of muscle mass, decrease bone healing time, and allow patients to improve muscle size and strength. BFRT is also a great option for patients with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, or osteoporosis.