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Patient enters new PET/CT Scanner at Sanford Fargo

Sanford Health Fargo installs state-of-the-art PET/CT system

New digital system is the first in the Dakotas, and the only one in a 250-mile radius
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Yard signs spell out THANK YOU SNAFORD HEROES outside a hospital in Fargo, North Dakota.

Health care heroes: Doctors on COVID-19 front lines

Meet physicians who stand out in a year when all caregivers are heroic
SHN Staff SHN Staff 14 min read
Family celebrates World Hemophilia Day with son who has bleeding disorder

Sanford blood disorder clinic helps boy live with hemophilia

Family shares 10-year-old Kellen Solem’s story so others can learn myths, facts
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Mother and son at Sanford Children's Fargo

Child with COVID-19 recovers from rare complications

MIS-C caused heart inflammation, other maladies before treatment at Sanford Fargo
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Young girl smiles in hospital after surgery

Tiny incisions help tiny lung patient recover faster

Fargo-area family wanted to stay closer to home and their Sanford pediatric surgeon
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 6 min read

Front-line workers recall one year of COVID-19

Sanford Health caregivers give help, hope to patients in Upper Midwest
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read
A Sanford Health instructor watches a computer screen with views of the simulation center mannequin and three nurses.

Surgeon develops scheduling software for busy sim center

Sanford Health, Microsoft and tech firm team up to manage high-tech mannequins
Carson Walker Carson Walker 10 min read
Evidence kit used by SANE nurses

Specially trained nurses help to heal victims of assault

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners program is training, hiring more staff in Fargo
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Mom and son in Sanford Health hospital room

Young man receives pastor’s kidney, then mom pays it forward

Big Ask, Big Give workshop helps kidney patients look – and ask – for living donors
Jason Anschutz Jason Anschutz 8 min read

Employee giving Q&A: A little does a lot

Lisa Gibson has donated more than $10K over 16 years of payroll deductions
Avatar Kay Todd 6 min read