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Sanford’s COVID hospitalization numbers hit pandemic low

Fourth vaccine dose available while immunity after vaccine and virus shows good protection
Courtney Collen 10 min read

COVID vaccine boosters available at Sanford Health

CDC recommends added protection against COVID for ages 5-11
Simon Floss 7 min read
A nurse rolls up her sleeve and gives a thumbs-up as Sanford Health nurse Claire Frenzel gives her a COVID-19 shot.

Newest nursing leadership fellow combines IT with RN

Sanford Health develops aspiring nursing leaders in annual fellowship program
Mick Garry 8 min read
Closeup of a pregnant woman sitting on the bed at home holding her baby belly.

Pregnant or breastfeeding? CDC says to get COVID-19 vaccine

Getting COVID-19 increases risk of stillbirth and mothers’ risk of needing intensive care
Mick Garry 7 min read
Two nurses in face masks are seated on either side of an older adult patient, checking medical records on a computer and giving her a COVID-19 vaccination. Behind them are floor-to-ceiling windows.

Sanford Health reflects on two years in a pandemic

‘Leading Through COVID’ report shows collaboration across communities to keep people safe
Courtney Collen 3 min read
A Sanford Health nurse in a face mask and t-shirt that says "fighting covid" fills needles from vials of COVID-19 vaccine.

Cura Foundation, Sanford Health honored for social good work

#UniteToPrevent COVID-19 ads win awards for health campaign, influencer endorsement
Paul Heinert 7 min read
A nurse in scrubs looks seriously at the camera while standing in a Sanford Health exam room.

COVID-19 diary from a pediatric nurse

Brittany is a pediatric nurse in Fargo. She wants everyone who can to get the vaccine.
SHN Staff 5 min read

Sanford Health offers COVID-19 antibody testing to public

Test for probable exposure available at dozens of sites
Jane Thaden Lawson 10 min read
Closeup of a teacher pointing to a student's tablet pc in an elementary school classroom.

Living with COVID: When will it be endemic?

Coexisting with COVID starts with vaccination, testing, prevention and treatment, leaders say
Courtney Collen 6 min read
A woman smiles while reading her tablet PC in a sunny living room.

Vaccine advocacy group praises Sanford’s clear info campaign

Stories and infographics make COVID-19 vaccination benefits easy to see
Mick Garry 6 min read