Recent Stories


Three nurses huddle around a computer at a nurses station at Sanford Health.

What makes nursing different at Sanford Health

Sense of community, continuation of care help nurses, patients and residents alike
Mick Garry 6 min read
Sanford Health nursing administrator and veteran talks to a surgeon with their back to you.

Sanford Health recruits veterans to nursing field

Veteran and military support, scholarships, teamwork await newly civilian nurses
Matt Holsen 6 min read
A nursing student holds a giant check while posing with senior residents of a Good Samaritan Society nursing home.

Scholarship bolsters LPN working her way through school

Meet Salyna Norindr, Good Samaritan Society nurse and Sanford Equity Scholarship recipient
Mick Garry 4 min read
A nursing student strikes a sitting yoga pose between symmetrical floor lamps softly illuminating the space.

‘Nurses saved my life,’ says nurse practitioner student

Tina Hoff earns Sanford Equity in Education Scholarship as a mom with medical history
Mick Garry 5 min read
Health care panel discussion in a ballroom with HIMSS banner behind four panelists on stage.

Digital tools help free up nurses for more patient care

Chief nursing officer: Better experiences for patients & nurses may mean ‘breaking some traditions’
Mick Garry 5 min read
Senior Good Samaritan Society resident visits with a friend and a nurse in her living room.

Nebraska nurse a third-generation ‘Good Samaritan’

Grandparents and parents linked Abby Stukenholtz to caregiving at an early age
Matt Holsen 8 min read
Nurses gather around a pregnant woman in a hospital bed.

Inaugural mentorship program takes Sanford nurse to Ghana

Year-long program connects nurses across the world to improve care
Courtney Collen 10 min read
Male and female nurses share a workspace in a Costa Rican clinic.

Nurse mentorship program lends helping hand internationally

Flight nurse Morgan Hand works remotely and in person with counterparts in Costa Rica
Simon Floss 6 min read
A nurse rolls up her sleeve and gives a thumbs-up as Sanford Health nurse Claire Frenzel gives her a COVID-19 shot.

Newest nursing leadership fellow combines IT with RN

Sanford Health develops aspiring nursing leaders in annual fellowship program
Mick Garry 8 min read
Family of five smiles tearfully at an American airport after escaping the war in Ukraine.

Sanford nurse reunites with Ukrainian family

Co-workers at Bemidji clinic donate money, clothing and supplies to support those fleeing war
Jason Anschutz 7 min read