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Sanford Pentagon chosen to host NCAA championships

NCAA officials announced Wednesday the City of Sioux Falls has been chosen to host eight Division II national championships over four years beginning in 2015, six of which will be held at the Sanford Pentagon. Championships include 2015, 2016 and 2018 women’s basketball; 2016 volleyball; 2016 wrestling; 2017 and 2018 men’s basketball; and 2018 men’s […]
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Saving Eli

NICU saves the lives of pre-term babies
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Stepping into good health with the help of donors

SIGH Fund provides foot care to underserved, uninsured and homeless residents.
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Sanford Pentagon anchors unique sports complex in the Upper Midwest

The Sanford Pentagon opened its doors this month, deepening Sanford Health’s commitment to improving health and well-being in the region. The five-sided, 160,000-square-foot facility houses a variety of programs to help keep youth fit and active while teaching them valuable life lessons through sports. It also holds events that will draw people from the entire Upper […]
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Sanford Health brings electronic medical records to Ghana

Sanford Health today announced that it ranked in the top 100 on this year’s InformationWeek 500 – a list of the top technology innovators in the U.S.  Sanford Health was recognized this year because of the development and implementation of electronic medical records (EMRs) at its clinic locations in Ghana, Africa. Before the implementation of electronic […]
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Health risks of acid reflux/gastroesophageal reflux

What many may see as a minor annoyance can become a major issue if left untreated.
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Sanford Health launches Same Day appointments

Sanford Health is breaking barriers when it comes to patient care. People are driven by busy schedules, and when illness or injury strikes, they want to be seen as quickly as possible. Sanford is meeting that need with Same Day at Sanford. The service was created to increase patient access for primary care needs the […]
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Sanford Pentagon Basketball Showcase to debut in November

Four NCAA Division II men’s basketball teams will visit the Pentagon by Sanford Health in November as part of the inaugural Sanford Pentagon Basketball Showcase, Sanford officials announced today. Augustana College, Northern State University, the University of Central Missouri and Missouri Western State University will compete in a four-game showcase on Nov. 9 and 10. All […]
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Sanford AirMed helicopter service to launch in Bismarck

The Bismarck region of Sanford Health will soon operate Sanford AirMed, an air ambulance helicopter service that provides medical transport to critically ill or injured patients. Sanford AirMed consists of a highly trained team of flight paramedics, flight nurses, pilots and mechanics chosen for their expertise in their fields. A flight paramedic, flight nurse and […]
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Sanford Health opens Sanford Limb Preservation Center

Sanford Health announces a new limb preservation program, Sanford Limb Preservation Center. The center specializes in treating lower extremity wounds in patients at high risk of amputation and compromised leg and toe function, particularly those with diabetes and peripheral arterial disease. “Having a compromised leg or toe has a large impact on a person’s daily […]
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