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VA Secretary Robert Wilkie stands at a podium in a full ballroom during a press conference for the Sanford Health/Veterans Affairs PHASeR program announcement.

Secretary of Veterans Affairs praises Sanford partnership

Sanford Health's free genetic test is one way companies are helping veterans
SHN Staff SHN Staff 4 min read
Jacinda Tracy holds her baby girl, Braelynn, on her lap.

Smallest newborn to ‘graduate’ from NICU goes home

Braelynn Tracy, born at less than 12 ounces, now weighs 8 pounds
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 17 min read
Adam Thielen carries the football in a Minnesota Vikings uniform

Thielen Foundation gives $25K to Roger Maris Cancer Center

Donation will help the center expand its cancer programs and services
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 3 min read
Sanford Emergency sign above entrance to medical center

Gun violence drawing attention as a public health crisis

Health care providers support more research, offer prevention tips to families
Mick Garry Mick Garry 10 min read
A senior man in a swimming cap and goggles hangs onto the edge of a swimming pool.

What is Legionnaires’ disease?

Outbreak of pneumonia-like illness prompts public health reminders
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Weston Dressler

Weston Dressler joins Sanford Health team

Former CFL and UND football player is senior community relations specialist
Jon Berg Jon Berg 3 min read

Sanford International will feature Bernhard Langer

Steve Stricker reflects on winning 2018 tournament on Media Day for 2019 event
Mick Garry Mick Garry 9 min read
EMT professional in ambulance

Sanford Health offers EMT training

Online structure allows students to attend classes from the comfort of home
SHN Staff SHN Staff 4 min read
A nurse and patient sit together outside on a summer day at Sanford Chamberlain Care Center.

Sanford Chamberlain, Vermillion recognized for care quality

Nursing homes on the honor roll have demonstrated a focus on safety and quality
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Hospital Metropolitano Sanford Health in Costa Rica

Sanford Health acquires stake in Costa Rican health system

Hospital Metropolitano one of fastest growing private organizations in country
Jacqueline Palfy Jacqueline Palfy 4 min read