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3 members of First Presbyterian Church's 'Piecework for Peacework' sewing group create a knot of love care blanket.

Sewing group ties ‘knots of love’ into blankets for patients

Breast cancer patients find comfort in donated blankets during treatment
Simon Floss Simon Floss 7 min read
A Sanford health nurse in face shield and mask hands a paper to another nurse wearing gloves and holding a bag to safely receive it.

‘Psychological PPE’ resources offered for front-line workers

Dr. Craig Uthe and Dr. Jeffrey Leichter share wellness message with employees
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
Little toddler boy opening a drawer, child injury accident waiting to happen. Rear view.

Keep kids safe: The ABCs of childhood injury prevention

Check this list of home and family safety tips you might not have thought of
Parenting Services Parenting Services 4 min read
Good Samaritan Society residents in wheelchairs smile for the camera in colorful hats on Halloween.

Celebrating Halloween safely at Good Samaritan Society

This year features socially distanced costume parades with residents watching
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 5 min read
Health care provider looking at her smartphone in a hospital waiting area with blue chairs.

Help line answers call to support ND medical community

Reach for Resilience is staffed by health care workers, for health care workers
Katie Foutz Katie Foutz 6 min read
Counselor sits in bright office, smiling at woman facing away from camera.

Sanford, UND unveil Behavioral Health Bridge

Website aims to limit long-term mental health effects from COVID-19 pandemic
Simon Floss Simon Floss 9 min read
Sanford Health employees volunteer to pack and send meals out in Bemidji, Minnesota.

Sanford Health fights hunger with $3 million donation

The pandemic has exacerbated hunger, and Sanford is responding
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read
The bloodmobile sits in a parking lot. Blood donations are needed during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Blood donations needed during COVID-19 pandemic

As venues closed to the public, bloodmobile lost some of its scheduled drives
Simon Floss Simon Floss 4 min read
Four Native American men form a drum circle in the lobby of Sanford Children's Hospital.

Sanford Health supports, celebrates Native American cultures

Native patient liaison & community events help all feel welcome
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
Teenage girl talks to a psychologist in her office.

Sanford Health creates task force to help prevent suicide

Calls to suicide help lines have grown 300% nationwide during COVID-19 pandemic
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read