Recent Stories


Good Samaritan Society Vice President of Nursing and Clinical Affairs Rochelle Rindels and her mom Nancy Van Dam laugh while sitting at a sunny table. A photo album is open in the foreground.

Mother-daughter nursing careers bring family identity

Nancy Van Dam and Rochelle Rindels have served both Society and Sanford Health
Matt Holsen 8 min read
A Sanford Research scientist and undergraduate research student examine and discuss the contents of a petri dish at the lab bench.

Sanford program spurs diversity in the research lab

Students underrepresented in science find a place at Sanford Research
Mick Garry 5 min read
Artificial intelligence concept. Brain wireframe graphic on monitor screen.

AI ethical principles already in place at Sanford Health

World Health Organization issues first guidance on artificial intelligence in health care
Carson Walker 8 min read
Two Sanford Health employees sit in a modern, homelike studio for an interview. A TV displaying the Sanford Health logo is on a shelf behind them.

Sanford’s new DE&I head leads with passion, purpose

"We have a responsibility to create feelings of belonging in the workplace"
Courtney Collen 8 min read
An Active Generations volunteer in a face mask reaches into a soft-sided cooler in an industrial kitchen. Carts full of bagged food are nearby.

Active Generations volunteers drop off food, lift spirits

Sanford Health and Society encourage employees to give time to community groups
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Close-up of a mortarboard and a diploma

Sanford Health Equity in Education Scholarship now available

First-generation Americans and first-generation college students are eligible
Shawn Neisteadt 3 min read
Matt Conaway and Society employees

Good Samaritan Society resident breaking down barriers

Matt Conaway is studying law from his room, hoping to improve care for others
Matt Holsen 4 min read
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 15 min read
Collage of women who work at Sanford Health

Women lift up other women at Sanford Health

For International Women’s Day, women across organization reflect on their work
Katie Foutz 20 min read
Sanford Research grad student in baseball cap, beard and lab coat poses at a laboratory bench.

Grad student chases science career on unique path

'Nontraditional student' Brook Busselman is a Sanford researcher, husband and dad
Bethany Freel 7 min read