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High school students suit up in PPE to watch a simulated surgery, while medical personnel explain their roles during a Sanford MedX class

Sanford MedX gives teens close look at hospital roles

Program introduces the wide variety of jobs available in health care field
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 15 min read
Doctor holding tablet computer with normal male chest x-ray image

Respiratory therapists find home at Sanford Health

With more jobs than applicants in Midwest, Sanford recruits further west
Mick Garry Mick Garry 7 min read
A blurred image of a hospital hallway to illustrate a story about upskilling

COVID-19 FAQs: Cross-training nurses, nonclinical workers

Sanford Health's upskilling program shifts employees to areas of greater need
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 7 min read
Meghan Goldammer and Courtney Collen sit in chairs on opposite sides of a round table for a conversation with topics that included Nurses Week

COVID-19 Q&A: Sanford nursing leader encourages workforce

Pandemic alters Nurses Week and nurses' work, says Meghan Goldammer
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 4 min read
Employee health staff members wearing masks hold a poster with hearts that spell out EMPLOYEE HEALTH: WE ARE HERE FOR YOU in a sign of encouragement

Sanford, Good Samaritan Society offer extra employee support

Physical, financial and emotional support programs expand during pandemic
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
A female Sanford Health worker in a face mask reaches over a partition to take the temperature of a male Sanford Health employee.

Sanford takes additional measures in commitment to safety

As knowledge of COVID-19 evolves, so does protection for patients and employees
Mick Garry Mick Garry 4 min read
Two nurses talk with each other. A virtual nursing fair will help aspiring nurses explore their career options at Sanford Health.

Virtual career fair helps nurses explore Sanford jobs

Virtual chat offers opportunity to discuss career paths one-on-one
Keeley Meier Keeley Meier 3 min read
A man and woman lead young children in a song.

Child care centers open for health care providers’ families

Essential workers can get emergency child care while they respond to COVID-19
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read
A male nurse shares his stethoscope with an elementary school boy as they sit on an exam room table.

Kindness is a core value at USD medical school

Medical students learn kind habits go beyond bedside manner
Mick Garry Mick Garry 11 min read
Two women talk over a gift shop counter. Random Acts of Kindness Day lasted the month of February at the Sanford Gift Shop.

Sanford extends Random Acts of Kindness Day all month

Medical center gift shop inspired a streak of people 'paying it forward'
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read