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An alliance announced by Sanford Health and Dakota State University looks to grow both organizations and the economies they're located in.

Sanford, Dakota State University partner on CyberHealth

Organizations say strategic alliance will help develop cyber workforce
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read

Intermountain CEO: How we do good while doing well

Merger with Sanford Health seeks to make impact on workforce and community
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 2 min read
Wildfire danger near Estes Park

Colorado wildfires: Good Samaritan Society evacuates safely

Estes Park Village residents are back home after a few days at other locations
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 5 min read
Sanford Health News host Courtney Collen sits down with Dr. Marc Harrison and Kelby Krabbenhoft to discuss the merge planned for 2021.

Getting to know Intermountain Healthcare: Why now?

Two organizations to pioneer the future of health care together
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 4 min read
Photo collage with two doctors, one from Intermountain Healthcare, one from Sanford Health. Both company logos appear in blue in the middle.

‘Desire to lead’ bringing Sanford, Intermountain together

CEOs of both health systems optimistic as they look to 2021 merger
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 4 min read
CEOs of Sanford Health and Intermountain Healthcare sit at podiums on a stage for a press conference. Blue and white backdrops show the logos of both organizations as they announce their merger.

Intermountain Healthcare, Sanford Health intend to merge

Combined organization will focus on innovation and accelerating value-based care
SHN Staff SHN Staff 5 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
Pandemic tech: Two mature women share the screen of a tablet computer with graphs and charts. You can only see their hands, glasses and a glasses case on the desk.

Technology plays an important role during pandemic

Screening & reporting app among custom tech solutions at Good Samaritan Society
Aubrey Gilbert Aubrey Gilbert 5 min read
A screen on the Monarch Platform shows a lung procedure while a doctor in surgical scrubs watches with back turned to the camera.

Sanford introduces better way to diagnose, treat lung cancer

Sanford Health is first in South Dakota to add Monarch Platform technology
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read
Randy Bury smiling in a meeting

Society president Randy Bury chosen for health care board

American Health Care Association represents long-term care providers nationwide
Jared Leighton Jared Leighton 8 min read