Start: Monday, May 8, 2023 - 09:00 am
Public Notices

Special Meeting
This meeting was regularly scheduled for Monday, April 17 at 9 a.m.

ND State Hospital Governing Body 
Monday, May 8, 2022
9-11 a.m. CDT
LRC/Administration Building – 2nd Floor Conference Room 227
2605 Circle Dr., Jamestown, N.D.

Virtual Meeting Information
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A)    Call to Order - Pam Sagness, Chairperson
B)    Approval of December 12, 2022, Minutes - Pam Sagness, Chairperson

1.    Forensic Evaluation/Satisfaction Surveys - Dr. Courage

1.    New Medical Staff Credentialing - Dr. Yabut, Medical Director

  • Jennifer Ekern
  • Dr. Julius
  • Dr. Samuelson
  •  Dr. Bastawrous

2.    Medical Staff Resignation and Retirement - Dr. Yabut, Medical Director

  • Dr. Cleasby - Resigned
  • Dr. Troxclair – Resigned
  • Linda Regan – Retirement

3.    Legislative Review - Pam Sagness, Chairperson
4.    Annual Evaluation of Performance of NDSH - Dr. Yabut, Interim Superintendent
5.    Transitional Living (TL) Report - Dr. Yabut, Interim Superintendent

C)  Semiannual EPC Report - Barb Nuanes, EPC Chairman
D)  Superintendent’s Report - Dr. Yabut, Interim Superintendent
E)  Annual HR Report - Bobbie Miller, HR Generalist
F)  Quality Management (QM Comparative Statistics) - Deb Eissinger, QM Director
G)  Medical Director’s Report - Dr. Yabut, Medical Director
H)  Financial Report - Donna Aukland, Fiscal
I)  Safety and RIS Management - Larry Culp, Dir. Safety/Security
J)  Plant Services - Jeff Comer, Plant Services Director
K)  Dept. of Health and Human Services Report - Chris Jones, HHS Commissioner
L)  NDSH Staff and Public Comment Period - Open to Staff and Public Comments (Approximately 10:00 a.m.)
M)  Other Business

Upcoming Meeting Dates:
June 12, 2023            September 11, 2023            December 11, 2023

Individuals with disabilities who need accommodations to participate can contact Ruleen McMillan at 701-253-3964, 711(TTY) or

Date Posted:  April 4, 2023
Date Revised:  May 3, 2023 (agenda/meeting details added)