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An occupational therapist works out with a senior woman who is lifting hand weights on an outdoor patio.

Silver Linings Day recognizes senior care in North Dakota

Day celebrates long-term caregivers as bright spots in challenging times
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read
A girl stretches with her arms in the air after waking up in front of a window of sunshine

How to make air in your home as safe and clean as possible

Ensure high-quality air by keeping tabs on pollutants, dust, humidity, illnesses
SHN Staff SHN Staff 16 min read
John Deere tractors parked outside a nursing home show off face mask and PPE donations

John Deere donation supports workers on the front lines

Company donates 10K face shields to Good Samaritan Society locations in Iowa
Ellen Koester Ellen Koester 5 min read
Stephanie Tegtmeier, paramedic, stands by an ambulance in a face mask and paper gown. The graphics on the side of the ambulance in blue and white say F-M AMBULANCE and SANFORD HEALTH.

COVID-19 FAQs: Is it safe to call 911?

Yes, health systems and EMS crews are well prepared to keep the community safe
Christen Rennich Christen Rennich 4 min read

Leaders to Good Samaritan Society: We’re here for you

Via virtual conference, leaders praise pandemic response and support
Simon Floss Simon Floss 7 min read
Dr Geoffrey Haft and two other surgeons in personal protective equipment work on a patient at a table draped in blue. A computer in the foreground shows an X-ray of a spine..

Surgery precautions in place as hospitals get back to normal

New measures include pre-surgical COVID-19 tests and limited visitors
Mick Garry Mick Garry 7 min read

Sanford employees step up as medical interpreters

Bilingual health workers filled a community need as COVID-19 hit Worthington
Simon Floss Simon Floss 7 min read

Virtual job fairs become the norm at Sanford Health

New hiring platform hosts video chats and widens job candidate pool
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
Dr. David Pearce and Courtney Collen sit for an interview in a lab at Sanford Research.

Sanford Research: A leader in science, eliminating diseases

Dr. David Pearce on how clinical trials and studies become life-changing care
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 6 min read
Lab technician in protective face shild, mask and gown processes coronavirus tests at Sanford Laboratories.

Sanford’s central lab adapts to flurry of COVID-19 testing

At 50,000 tests and counting, lab moves quickly to 'go where care is needed'
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 6 min read