Gold Sponsors


ACADIA Pharmaceuticals
Dan Lane
5331 Ivanhoe Street
Duluth, MN 55804
Phone: 218-591-9446

Acadia is trailblazing breakthroughs in neuroscience to elevate life through science. Our care-ageous family aspires to enable brighter moments for patients and their loved ones. For more than 25 years we have been working at the forefront of healthcare to bring vital solutions to people who need them most. For more information, visit us at and follow us on LinkedIn.

BEK Communications
Carmen Biesterfeld
PO BOX 230
Steele, ND 58482
Phone: 701-475-1260

BEK has been the area's leader is connecting people since it began as a telecommunications cooperative in 1952. Through the years, technology has advanced greatly, and the need to find new ways of connecting people has increased. BEK cares about keeping our community safe, so it made sense to begin partnering with our medical facilities to bring a line of BEK CARE SOLUTIONS. BEK Care's line of customized solutions allow hospitals and long-term care facilities and retirement homes to improve patient safety, enhance clinical communication and provide excellent care.
• Nurse Call
• Real Time Location System (RTLS)
• Wander Management
• Access Control

These industry-leading solutions allow care facilities to execute an efficient way for staff to receive and respond to patient or resident calls. They can be catered to a specific budget and integrated into an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system. Each solution comes with around-the-clock emergency service. BEK installs and maintains equipment from the industry's pioneers and leaders.

West-Com Nurse Cal/ Systems: improves patient safety, healthcare communications, and workflow across sites and campuses.

Sonitor RTLS Systems: the leading developer and provider of unique, ultrasound technology that locates people and items in real-time with the most reliable, high-definition accuracy within complex indoor environments.

Systems Technologies Wireless Nurse Call Systems: handles the most rigorous and demanding healthcare environments, including surgery centers, clinics, and senior living facilities.

Accutech Wander Management: allows at-risk patients and residents the ability to move freely about the facilities while receiving the protection they, their families, and the facility needs.

To learn more about BEK CARE SOLUTIONS, or to set up a free consultation, log onto, select Business and Nurse call, or call BEK at 1-888-475-2361. BEK offers free consultations.

Concordance Healthcare Solutions
Burt Teske
3901 W 34th St N
Sioux Falls, SD 57107
Phone: 800-843-7948

Concordance Healthcare Solutions is your partner in patient care. We are dedicated to operating with the highest level of trust, integrity and commitment while delivering dynamic, dependable service that increases operational efficiencies throughout every level of the supply chain. Concordance provides the technology and solutions that support the logistics, contracts and processes behind the quality medical supplies and healthcare equipment that you need. Concordance brings a legacy of personalized service to address the unique needs of our customers across the continuum of care.

DTB Systems
Tyler Kissner
100 S Fairfax Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57103
Phone: 605-335-4397

DTB Systems, Inc. is your provider of wired and wireless Nurse Call solutions along with a full suite of Life Safety Equipment and support. Integrated communications via mobile devices, phones and pagers, rounding reminders, housekeeping notifications, real time tracking of patients, residents and staff for safety and security. Electronic Whiteboards, Patient Education, Access Control solutions for infant protection, wander management and security. Clinical workflow automation and team nursing solutions. Bed, chair and TV integration. Analytics and automated report generation to Increase efficiency, patient satisfaction and reduce cost, enhance the patient experience, drive better clinical outcomes, improve staff efficiency and increase revenue. “Making Buildings Smarter” servicing South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and Wisconsin.

DTN Staffing
Billie Stanton
1200 Collins Avenue
Mandan, ND 58554
Phone: 701-667-2884

DTN is a Professional Staffing agency that provides RNs, LPNs, CMAs, CNAs, Housekeepers, Cooks, Culinary Aides and other Specialty Positions to over 350 facilities. Since 2007, DTN Staffing has been meeting the supplemental staffing needs of long-term care facilities, hospitals, assisted living communities, clinics and home care agencies across the Midwest. We deliver excellence by offering flexible, dependable staffing options. DTN Staffing recognizes that every facility has different needs and pride themselves in providing the highest quality professionals. Whether or not you are a small or large healthcare facility, we are committed to staffing reliable and experienced people to assist with your residential care.

Essity HMS - TENA, JOBST & Cutimed
Derek Andersen/Deb Nickelson
PO Box 9948
Fargo, ND 58106
Phone: 701-388-9478

Essity is a leading global hygiene & health company dedicated to improving well-being through products and solutions essentials for everyday life. Essity’s sustainable business model creates value for people and nature. Essity sells in approximately 150 countries under leading global brands TENA, JOBST, Cutimed, Actimove, Tork, and others.
Essity is the world leader in incontinence care with the brand names TENA and Intimates, and a leading provider of skincare products. In over 100 Countries around the world, our products are marketed under the TENA brand name. Designed specifically to positively impact quality of care and your bottom line, the TENA offering of quality products and services has a value-added approach to effectively manage incontinence. Through our best clinical and business practices, the TENA approach is entirely customized to your specific situation, and then supported by the largest Clinical Consulting staff in the industry dedicated to incontinence management.

HSI Solutions
Kim Granfor
PO Box 7340
Bismarck, ND 58507
Phone: 800-442-0462

HSIsolutions is the wholly owned subsidiary of the North Dakota Hospital Association, offering solutions including Group Purchasing through Vizient, Medical Debt Collection, as well as the Strategic Business Partner program which provides a unique group of solutions that are custom tailored to facility needs to address revenue enhancement, labor shortages, background screening, and financing solutions. Call HSIsolutions today to find out how you can start saving! 1-800-442-0462

Infinity Rehab
Mark Wilhelm

Denver, CO 80439
Phone: 303-995-3338

Customers choose Infinity Rehab's unique brand of high intensity clinical care services to help achieve quality outcomes and manage rehab programs with better business results. We educate, support and develop leaders which creates a culture that attracts and retains the industries finest therapists.

McKesson Medical-Surgical
Jon Langlois
9954 Maryland Drive, Suite 4000
Richmond, VA 23233
Phone: 218-301-9786

McKesson Medical-Surgical, based in Richmond, Va., is a leading distributor of medical supplies and has the distribution, business management and product solutions you need to help grow your business. We offer thousands of products and an integrated suite of solutions to help reduce costs and streamline processes for better business and better patient health. From specialized distribution services to clinical resources and online education, we have the suite of solutions to help keep your business running smoothly. Plus, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of medical-surgical products, including incontinence, nutrition, feeding supplies and advanced wound care, to further support you and your clinical staff in providing patient care. For our post-acute care customers, our Clinical Resource Team is ready to help with the challenges you encounter every day, such as training, clinical tools, consultation and product selection. Our engaged and experienced clinicians are just a phone call away. For more information, visit

Medline Industries, LP
Amanda Walker and Christine Gorecki
Three Lakes Drive
Northfield, IL 60093-2754
Phone: 855-863-9278

Medline Industries, Inc. is the largest privately owned medical supply company in the US. Medline helps Healthcare run better. Uniquely positioned across the continuum of care, we're more than a supply source. We're your strategic partner uncovering insights and sharing expertise to help you build your business long term. From easy-to-use tools to better manage your facility to staff education and training. We help you reduce costs, increase quality outcomes and drive revenue.

Rural Health Alliance, LLC
Chad Fullmer
888 40th Ave N.
Moorhead, MN 56560
Phone: 701-412-1557

RHA delivers industry leading value for health care providers.
The RHA strategy is to utilize national, regional, and local contracts that ensure aggressive supply chain pricing to realize greater savings for our members and an increased bottom line, while maintaining quality outcomes.

Thrifty White Pharmacy
Debbie Hjelmeland
6055 Nathan Lane No, Suite 200
Plymouth, MN 55442
Phone: 612-750-0112

Thrifty White Pharmacy provides long term care pharmacy services to all levels of care. These include skilled nursing care, basic care, assisted living care and memory care. These services include medication packaging systems, prescription delivery, infusion services and pharmacy consulting. We also provide medication therapy management services and comprehensive medication reviews for assisted living and basic care residents. Thrifty White also has the capability to interface with a number of long term care software systems such as Point Click Care, Eldermark, Extended Care Pro, (ECP), Matrix Care and many more. We also provide a portal at no charge to re-order medications and check on the status of them to save nursing time as well as a solution for medication destruction. Being Employee owned assures you the best in customer service!