Our unique care programs are proudly administered to members of Blue Cross Bule Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) Medicaid Expansion, and NextBlue of North Dakota. Our dedicated team of health care professionals, social service workers and member support specialists have extensive experience and are actively working to make healthcare easier for you and all North Dakota residents.

Whether you are a member, patient, or caregiver, you can reach us anytime at:

Local Phone: 701-237-1228
Email: cscnd@arkoshealth.com

For for all your non-emergent medical questions, there’s also our
24-Hour Care Line: 1-844-442-7567

We value our network providers and physician offices. Clinicians and staff are encouraged to reach out with any questions, or can direct communications as follows:

For Referrals
Phone: 701-237-1228
Email: cscnd@arkoshealth.com
Fax: 701-781-8090

For General Information
Phone: 701-237-1228
Email: ProviderRelationsND@arkoshealth.com

For brokers actively seeking more information about Arkos’ partnership with NextBlue of North Dakota, please direct all communications to our team:

Phone: 701-237-1228
Email: ProviderRelationsND@arkoshealth.com


Contact North Dakota Office






Fargo, ND
2000 44th St. S Suite 201
Fargo, ND 58103

Bismarck, ND
2401 46th Ave SE Suite 204
Bismarck, ND 58554

Minot, ND
1015 Broadway St. Suite 23
Minot, ND 58701

Grand Forks, ND

Local Services

We’re making healthcare easier for patients, providers, and payers through a suite of locally delivered programs and services which include:

home wellness

Home Wellness Program

  • Comprehensive Health Assessments
  • Application Assistance
  • Resource & Transportation Support (Housing, Food, etc.)
social services

Social Services

  • Application Assistance
  • Resource & Transportation Support (Housing, Food, etc.)
provider engagement

Provider Engagement

  • Health plan Relationship Management & Troubleshooting
  • Coding & Risk Adjustment Education & Support
  • Reporting & performance
  • Care coordination for patients

Quality Improvement

  • HEDIS Gap Closure (BP, Diabetic Retinal Eye Exams, Colorectal Cancer Screenings, etc.)

Arkos Leadership

Meet the North Dakota Arkos Team

Our highly experienced management team brings decades of experience and best practices from various industries to deliver advanced, innovative solutions to our partners.

The Arkos Health team includes:

  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
  • Registered Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Technical Staff
Steven J. Weiser, MD

Steven J. Weiser, MD

Market President

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Michael S. Van Scoy, MD, FACP

Michael S. Van Scoy, MD, FACP
Chief Medical Officer

Michael Van Scoy is Chief Medical Officer at Arkos Health. Born and raised in Minnesota, Dr. Van Scoy received his MD from the University of Minnesota in 1991, followed by a residency in internal medicine at the University of Washington through 1994. After more than 28 years of service at Essentia Health where he specialized in Value-Based Contract performance, he joined Arkos Health, bringing with him expertise including care management, data analysis, pharmacy care management, documentation and coding, utilization management, and telehealth applications. He is board certified in hospice and palliative medicine and describes himself as a Servant Leader.

Nicole Christiansen

Nicole Christiansen
VP of Clinical Services

Nicole is VP of Clinicial Services for Arkos Health’s North Dakota region. Prior to joining Arkos, Nicole served as Chief Nursing Officer at Essential Health for over seven years, after serving as Director of Service Excellence in Nursing for over 14 years. She has a Master’s in Nursing Administration, and Bachelor’s in Nursing.

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