Recent Stories


Photo collage of six portraits of senior women who live at the Good Samaritan Society

Incredible women living, serving at Good Samaritan Society

Residents are staying active and living with purpose
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 15 min read
A man with an eagle and flag tattoo rolls up his sleeve at a COVID-19 vaccination event for veterans.

Sanford & VA collaborating to vaccinate rural communities

Getting the COVID-19 vaccines out to rural areas is a priority
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 5 min read
Two-story, glass-front building with Sanford Health logo is a rendering of new virtual hospital for telemedicine.

Sanford announces $300 million for rural health care access

Gift launches medical education, community sports & virtual hospital initiatives
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 8 min read
Evidence kit used by SANE nurses

Specially trained nurses help to heal victims of assault

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners program is training, hiring more staff in Fargo
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Aerial view of Sanford Health in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Sanford Bemidji marks 10 years of serving northern Minnesota

Health system’s expanded medical services and specialties have saved lives
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Wings of Valor Lodge

Veterans get a break for the mind and body outdoors

Sanford Health honors military vets with support of Wings of Valor Lodge
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 8 min read
drawing chart heartbeat

Why Sanford Health celebrates hearts each February

Health system partners with American Heart Association to promote heart health
Mick Garry Mick Garry 4 min read
Kirby Feldmann

Wisconsin woman’s daily letters bring residents joy

Kirby Feldmann is on a mission to write letters to as many Good Samaritan Society residents she can
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 7 min read
Jeanette Hlaudy is caring for a patient in an exam room.

Family medicine LPN driven by care, compassion

Years of over-the-phone contact sparks Jeanette Hlaudy's new passion for nursing
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 3 min read
The partnership has helped countless limited income pregnant women in the Sioux Falls area.

Sanford Health helps Teddy Bear Den to live out mission

The 18-year partnership has helped countless women in the Sioux Falls area
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read