HEALTH CARE in Carrington, North Dakota
YOUR BUSINESS HERE:
Vision USA-North Dakota
Project - Year Round
part of the national program called Vision USA,
participating North Dakota optometrists are donating their
services to provide comprehensive eye exams to children and
adults. In addition, local Lions Clubs, the Dakota Medical
Foundation, Vision Services Inc. and optical laboratories
are providing funds and/or discounts to cover the cost of
1st Wed. of each
This group (previously called
Bariatric Support Group) will meet the 1st Wednesday of each
month in the large conference room on the second floor of
Carrington Health Center. May 2nd's open forum is
"Summer Survival Skills: Activities, eating, sun smarts and
more!" This group is especially great for those
interested in weight-loss and/or pre-op and post-op
patients, their family and friends. Regardless of
where a person is in the weight- or bariatric surgery
process, everyone is welcome to attend. For more
information, call 652-7250. (Sponsored by Carrington Health
Center's Behavioral Health and Wellness Program)
Foster County Public Health Schedule
If this is not convenient, please call
for an appointment for another day - Lisa Weninger, RN &
Lisa Solwey, RN -
Phone: 701-652-3087 - Fax: 701-652-3097. (A big THANKS
to Bonnie Mullenberg for keeping us up-to-date on the health
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Carrington Fitness Center:
Come Join Us!
This is the place to go for good
preventative health measures...lots of great machines for improving
your fitness... as well as meet friendly people in a healthy, clean
atmosphere. (1206 Main Street - 701-652-2693)
Carrington Health Center
800 4th Street North - Carrington, ND 58421
Hospital and Clinic Services Available
at Carrington Health Center:
Six on-staff practitioners to
serve Adult, Pediatric, and Geriatric
Saturday morning clinics
Twenty specialists who come on a
regular basis to serve our communities
25-bed Critical Access Hospital
24 bed Basic Care Facility known
as Holy Family Villa attached
Satellite Clinics in New Rockford
Foster County Medical Center
800 4th Street North - Carrington, ND 58421
Saturday morning Walk-in Clinics
from 9 AM to 12 Noon
Saturday morning clinics are staffed
the Doctor on call.
Check in at the Foster County Medical
Center . . . no appointments necessary. You may want to call ahead
and let the clinic know you are coming so we can have your chart
available and give you faster service.
Holy Family Villa
Villa, in association with Carrington Health Center and the Foster
County Medical Center, offers retirement living and healthcare
services all under one roof. As a Basic Care facility, the Villa
respects one's choices and promotes the integrity of an individual
in a compassionate and caring environment. Holy Family Villa offers
a homelike setting for those who do not need constant care, but find
it increasingly difficult to live alone. Services and
Amenities include: one staff member available 24 hours per day -
weekly worship with chapel open at all times - three meals daily and
snacks - housekeeping and laundry services - medication assistance -
whirlpool bath/shower - hair setting and manicures - activities -
convenient access to medical appointments (clinic/hospital).
Please stop in at 879 5th Street North
- Carrington- or give them a call at 701-652-2711.
Golden Acres Manor
"Our Mission at Golden Acres Manor is to
maintain a standard of excellence in Long Term Health Care. It is
our privilege to enhance the quality of life for each new resident.
This is accomplished by providing superior services in a diverse,
dynamic community, guided by the values of dignity, compassion,
charity, and stewardship."
Carrington Aesthetic Center
Offering special aesthetic treatments:
botox, lipotherapy, fillers, schlerotherapy, microdermabrasion, and
chemical peels... Call 650-8626 for an appointment.
For someone with long-term health needs,
something as simple as changing a light bulb can
mean the difference between maintaining or losing
independence. Thankfully, Faith in action
volunteers in Carrington can help bring light back
into the lives of those with long-term health needs.
Our program is a new part of Carrington Health
Center that connects volunteers to neighbors in
need. We bring together volunteers of many
faiths to help people in our community with
long-term health needs or disabilities maintain
their independence for as long as possible by
providing non-medical assistance with daily
Volunteer activities include shopping for groceries,
providing rides to medical appointments, cooking
meals, doing light housework, running errands and
providing companionship through visits or phoning.
Volunteers also may provide respite care and relief
for family caregivers.
The Faith in Action program is beginning here in
Carrington and needs your time and talents.
Just a few hours a month can make the world of
Become the Hands and Feet of Jesus; put your Faith
in Action! For more information, contact Faith
in Action of Carrington Health Center coordinator:
Jan Bakke at 652-7218.
THANK YOU TO BLOOD
DONORS & HELPERS!
Thank you to everyone who
donates or attempts to donate blood at the Carrington Health Center
blood drives. Thank you to CHC dietary for the food, to CHC
maintenance for their assistance and to all who provide food and
help with registration and the organization of the drives.
More than 300 units of blood are needed each day to meet the
patients' needs in the 74 hospitals served by United Blood Services
of North Dakota.
Kyle Smith, local physical
therapist, makes giving blood look easy.
Auxiliary volunteers provide
information and keep track of donors.
Friday of Every Month-
County Health Office
Come to the Walk-In Wellness Clinic. Every age is
welcome. We can provide blood pressure, pulse,
hemoglobin, blood sugar and weight checks, as well as
assistance with medications and tobacco cessation. The
clinics will be held the first Friday of
every month from 8:30
a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Foster County Public
Health Office. Please call with any questions:
This committee meets the
second Thursday of each month. Meeting place varies. Call
652-2911 for more information.
Carrington TOPS #47 meets on
Monday afternoons. Weigh-in between 4:30-5pm at the
Carrington Courthouse Community room. Everyone is welcome!
Wigs for Cancer
Free wigs are available for
cancer patients at Hair & Nail Designs in Carrington. Please
call 701-652-3200 for an appointment.
about Carrington, ND.
Carrington, North Dakota, The Central City
Carrington Chamber of Commerce
Carrington, North Dakota: Wikipedia
Carrington, ND: Citi-Data.Com
US Census: Quick facts - Carrington, North Dakota
Foster County, ND: Official Website
South Central North Dakota
US Census: Quick Facts - Foster County, ND
North Dakota State University: Carrington Research Extension Center
North Dakota State Government