North Dakota Board of Examiners for 
Nursing Home Administrators

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NDBOENHA Meetings

January 14, 2022 11:00 am (CST)
1900 N. 11th Street, Bismarck, ND
July  14, 2022 11:00 am (CST)
1900 N. 11th Street, Bismarck, ND

NAB Meetings

June 8-10, 2022 2022 Annual Meeting
Location: Chicago, IL
November 2-4, 2022 2022 Mid- Year Meeting
Location: TBT    

Board Members

The (NDBOENHA) consists of  9 members, 3 year term, NDCC 43-34-02:
          1 - State Health Officer (or designee)
          1 - Human Services Executive Director (or designee)
          7 members appointed by the Governor:  
(1 - Physician; 1 - Hospital Administrator; 1 - Nurse;  4 - Licensed Nursing Home Administrators)

Pete Antonson, Chair
Northwood Deaconess Health Center
PO Box 190; Northwood, ND  58267
Phone:  701-587-6060
E-mail: pete.antonson@ndhc.net 
Nursing Home Administrator; Term: 7/1/2004 through 06/30/2022

Garth Rydland, Vice Chair
Valley Eldercare/Woodside Village
2900 14th Ave S, Grand Forks, ND 58201-4042
Phone:  701-787-7900
E-mail: grydland@valleymemorial.org
Nursing Home Administrator; Term: 7/1/2017 through 06/30/2023

Janessa Vogel, Secretary/Treasurer
Elm Crest Manor
100 Elm Ave, New Salem, ND 58563
Phone:  701-843-7526
E-mail: elmcrestadm@westriv.com
Nursing Home Administrator; Term: 7/1/2017 through 06/30/2023

Mariann Doeling
30 74th Ave NE, Carrington, ND 58421
Phone:  701-652-7165
E-Mail: marianndoeling@catholichealth.net
Hospital Administrator; Term:  07/1/2020 through 06/30/2023

Brittany Larson
202 20th St. E, West Fargo, ND  58078
Phone: 763-482-1888
E-mail: bgreen2296@gmail.com
Nurse; Term:  05/05/2020 through 06/30/2022

Rosanne Schmidt
1420 Eagle Crest Loop,  Bismarck, ND 58503
Phone: 701-202-6245
E-mail: rosschmidt@nd.gov
Nursing Home Administrator; Term: 7/1/2021 through 6/30/2024

Dr. Guy Tangedahl
2022 Thompson St.; Bismarck, ND  58501
Phone:  701-527-4555
E-mail: gtangedahl@bis.midco.net
Physician; Term:7/1/2000 through 6/30/2024

Tim Wiedrich
State Health Department
600 E. Boulevard Ave; Bismarck, ND  58505
Phone:  701-328-2352
E-mail:  twiedric@nd.gov
State Health Office's Designee; Term: 5/15/2020 through Open

Rocky Zastoupil
Department of Human Services
600 E. Boulevard Ave; Bismarck, ND  58505
Phone:  701-328-4915
E-mail: 
rzastoupil@nd.gov 
Department of Human Services Designee; Term: 11/5/2019 through Open


Peggy Krikava, Executive Director
ND Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators
1900 N 11th St; Bismarck, ND  58501
Phone:  701-222-4867
E-mail:  peggy@ndltca.org

Mirranda Gross, Assistant
ND Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators
1900 N 11th St; Bismarck, ND  58501
Phone:  701-222-4867
E-mail:  mirranda@ndltca.org

 


Fee Information

APPLICATION FEES:
Application for Licensure; Initial, Emergency or Endorsement:  
The application fee for licensure is $250, non-refundable, payable to NDBOENHA.

LICENSURE FEES:
Annual License Renewal Fee is $250 payable to NDBOENHA.

LATE FEES:
License renewal applications are due by December 31st of each year.  License renewals received with a postmark after December 31 will be assessed a $25 per month late fee.  If a renewal is not received by June 30, the license is no longer considered valid and a new application for licensure would be required. The North Dakota Department of Health will be notified of any licenses not renewed by January 1.

NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATOR EXAMINATIONS:
Applicants for licensure are required to pass a national & state examination.  For more information on the National exam, go to  www.nabweb.org and click on the Exam Info icon. For more information on the State exam, contact Peggy Krikava at 701-222-4867 or email peggy@ndltca.org
 


Administrator-In-Training Program

The Administrator-In-Training (AIT) Program will provide an opportunity for potential nursing facility administrators to:

Optimally function as an administrator in providing service to respective residents, family & staff.

Gain vital practical experience in a nursing facility thus better preparing them for the national exam.


The Program length is a minimum of 480 hours. The Program content will be flexible to allow opportunity for individuals to create/design their own learning experiences in accordance with a job analysis and the testing domains of Resident Care Management, Personnel Management, Financial Management, Environmental Management, Governance and Management, and Other disciplines such as Dietary Management, Activities Management or Marketing.

Written validation of AIT experiences will be required.

C
ontact:
Doug Panchot, Administrator
Jamestown, ND 58401
Phone: 701-261-4132
E-mail:  dpanchot@gmail.com


North Dakota Approved AIT Practicum colleges and programs

North Dakota Board has approved the following Colleges for their health management program with practicum as an approved AIT program.

  • Concordia College, Moorhead, MN: Traditional four-year program with a bachelor's degree in Health Services Administration with a focus in Long Term Care. This program is accredited by the National Association of Boards for Long Term Care Administrators (NAB) and is currently applying for HSE approval.
  • Minnesota State University, Moorhead, MN: Traditional four-year program with a bachelor's degree in Health Services Administration with a focus in Long Term Care.
  • University of Minnesota, Crookston, MN: Offers a Bachelorette degree in Health Management. This program is accredited by the National Association of Boards for Long Term Care Administrators (NAB) and meets the standards for the Health Services Executive (HSE) student eligibility.
  • University of South Dakota, Vermilion, SD: Offers a traditional four-year program leaning to a bachelor’s degree in Health Services Administration with a focus on Long Term Care.
  • Good Samaritan Society Administrator in Training Program: Is an approved AIT program.

Continuing Education Requirements

To assure and maintain competence in the field of nursing home administration, the Board of Examiners requires licensed administrators to attend approved classes, seminars, or conferences. A minimum of 20 hours of continuing education is required for license renewal with the maximum number of continuing education hours a licensee can obtain through online or internet sources is limited to 10.

The following sponsors of continuing education offerings are recognized by the NDBOENHA:

  • ND Long Term Care Association
  • ND Hospital Association
  • American College of Healthcare Administrators/North Dakota Roughrider Chapter
  • NAB/NCERS
  • Great Plains Quality Innovation Network
  • Hours recognized and approved by other state Board of Examiners for Nursing Home Administrators. Verification required.
  • College credits relating to management, finance, human resources, or gerontology: 
         -Each Quarter credit hour will equate to 9 clock hours
         -
    Each Semester credit hour will equate to 12 clock hours

Please be advised that governing boards of nursing facilities should be aware of the licensing rules and regulations as they pertain to having a licensed long term care administrator managing a licensed long term care facility.  Any facility that does not currently have a licensed long term care administrator is out of compliance with state law and the ND State Health Department will be notified.


Peggy Krikava, Executive Director
1900 N. 11th Street, Bismarck, ND 58501    Phone: 701-222-4867     Email: peggy@ndltca.org

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