Hospital Preparedness

 The Hospital Preparedness Program coordinates and supports emergency preparedness activities across the healthcare continuum; engaging hospitals, long term care facilities, emergency medical services, and clinics in planning and implementing systems to increase capacity to provide care to those affected by emergencies and infectious disease outbreaks.

Ruth Hursman, Director
Phone: (701) 328-2748
Fax: (701) 328-0357
Mail: 1720 Burlington Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504


North Dakota Health Care Emergency Preparedness Conference - Information and Downloads



PHEVR/MRC (Public Health Emergency Volunteer Reserve/Medical Reserve Corps) is a partnership between the state and local health departments and communities throughout the state of North Dakota. Through this partnership we have created a statewide, secure database of credentialed healthcare professionals and others who are interested in volunteering their services in an emergency.

HC Standard 3.7 Client

Health Care Standard (HC Standard) is data management tool utilized by NDDoH. HC Standard is designed to be very flexible with the data collected; data can easily be manipulated, converted into reports, and tracked for lengths of time. HC Standard also contains the Patient Tracking System which provides a convenient and reliable way for healthcare employees to gather and instantly share information with colleagues at any number of locations. 10 min Training Video for Applications

HAN Assets Medical Cache Requests


PHEVR/MRC Volunteer Application

HC Standard User Guide for the Web

HC Standard Bed Availability Fact Sheet 

HC Standard Mobile Application User Guide for Android Users

HC Standard Mobile Application User Guide for iOS Users

HC Standard Mobile Application Patient Tracking Fact Sheet

HAN Assets Fact Sheet

ND Health Alert Network Fact Sheet

ND Health Alert Network Requesting an Alert


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