Recent Stories


A girl unpacks a backpack on her school desk, including a stuffed dog and bag of pretzels.

Sanford Cares program delivers backpacks to students

400 second graders received an early Christmas surprise from members of the community
Erin Horn 4 min read
Closeup of a Christmas gift exchange between two people's hands.

Holiday season can be great time to give back to community

There are many ways to help patients & families wherever Sanford Health serves
Vanessa Vondra 7 min read
Sports Complex

Sanford sporting events of all sizes make economic impact

Sports Complex is home base for big events and little kids ‘looking for a chance to play’
Mick Garry 8 min read
Dr. Nicholas Battista of Sanford Bismarck poses for a photo with his medal against a white, yellow and blue backdrop with the marathon logo splashed over it.

Sanford doctor wins Bismarck Marathon

Dr. Nicholas Battista finishes first, qualifies for Boston Marathon
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
Nurses and executives pose with surgical masks in front of double doors labeled Intensive Care Unit.

Sanford ICU nurse honored with prestigious nursing award

The award recognizes North Dakota nurses who consistently demonstrate exceptional care
Erin Horn 3 min read
exterior evening photo of Sanford corporate building

Sanford contributed $11.9B to regional economy, study finds

Regional leaders praise health system’s impact on economic growth, philanthropy and community
Courtney Collen 13 min read
A little girl smiles widely while usingan adaptive swing on a sunny playground.

Therapists help girl with rare disorder walk on her own

Chromosomal syndrome causes lower muscle tone, requires therapy in young children
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
A doctor examines an adolescent athlete's knee in an exam room. Monitors and a clock are mounted on the wall.

Understanding and treating ACL injuries

Sports medicine specialist Anthony Kasch, MD, shares signs, symptoms and treatments
Erin Mairose 9 min read
Same day surgery center room. Sterile operating room with an operating table, two computer monitors and other digital instruments.

Same day surgery center offers more ways to care for you

Bismarck location handles procedures that would otherwise be performed in a hospital
Erin Horn 4 min read
Closeup of a Sanford Health provider's hand holding a pacemaker against a heart diagram. The silver object is only about the size of a large vitamin.

Bismarck patient receives smallest pacemaker in the world

New wireless device reduces complications found in other pacemakers
Erin Horn 5 min read