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Good Samaritan Society president and wife hold balloons in front of a new brick building.

Leading the Society was ‘dream job’ for Mark Jerstad

Sandy Jerstad remembers her husband, grandson of Good Samaritan Society’s founder
Matt Holsen 9 min read
A Sanford Cihldren's provider examines a child in a hospital bed while a nurse wheels in an ECMO machine on a cart.

ECMO services save man’s life after motorcycle accident

Sanford Children’s Hospital can treat patients 30 and younger with heart-lung bypass
Aubrey Gilbert 7 min read
A woman carries a tray of potatoes in an industrial kitchen at Good Samaritan Society - Specialty Care in Robbinsdale, Minnesota.

Specialty care workers live legacy of Good Samaritan Society

Minnesota location keeps evolving to care for next community needs
Matt Holsen 6 min read
Two Sanford Health nurses gear up in full PPE in a tent set up as a temporary COVID testing site.

Research nurses publish study on living through COVID-19

Rural RNs share impact of pandemic on work and home life in close-knit communities
Jon Berg 3 min read
Young woman and Sanford Health patient holds a baby on a sunny deck after she survived a stroke.

23-year-old survives stroke with quick thinking, response

Patient fully recovers following surgery at Sanford Medical Center Fargo
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
doctor examining a young man with a blood pressure gauge

What is preventive care and how can it keep me healthy?

Screenings at regular wellness visits help find issues when they’re most treatable
Simon Floss 1 min read
A baby girl born at Sanford Bismarck during a blizzard wears a big brown bow while sleeping in her mother's arms.

Blizzard babies: The newest additions at Sanford Bismarck

Sanford employees welcome newborns during unforgettable spring snowstorm
Jason Anschutz 7 min read
Close up of a baby powder milk and a bottle for baby formula.

How to navigate the formula shortage and feed your baby

Sanford Health offers support, guidance for parents amid nationwide supply issues
Courtney Collen 11 min read
Three men stand in thoughtful dicussion while touring Sanford Research Center labs.

Cardiologist from Poland visits U.S. to learn from Sanford

Dr. Pawel Buszman discusses population health, inherited heart disease, and early detection
Mick Garry 5 min read
Sanford Health doctor portrait in an exam room.

COVID-19 diary from a pediatrician

Brenda Thurlow, M.D., pediatric endocrinologist, is boosted for her patients and herself
SHN Staff 7 min read

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