Sanford Health Receives Grant from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Foundation
BISMARCK, N.D. – Sanford Health has received a $10,000 grant from the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway Foundation. This grant will be used to support O.P.C. MobileMED, a direct healthcare solution for oil-producing companies. Funding from the grant was used to offset startup costs used from the MobileMED launch.
MobileMED is a service which provides health care services directly in the oil fields for oil-producing companies (O.P.C.) and their subsidiaries. Sanford has two MobileMED units in North Dakota. One unit is located in Watford City and the other unit sees patients in Underwood and Stanton.
Employers interested in learning more about O.P.C. mobileMED should call (866) 310-5222.
About Sanford Health
Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in the Dakotas. It is one of the largest health systems in the nation with 43 hospitals and nearly 250 clinics in nine states and three countries. Sanford Health’s 27,000 employees, including 1,400 physicians, make it the largest employer in the Dakotas. Nearly $1 billion in gifts from philanthropist Denny Sanford have allowed for several initiatives, including global children's clinics, genomic medicine and specialized centers researching cures for type 1 diabetes, breast cancer and other diseases. For more information, visit sanfordhealth.org.