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Nurses talking at station

Society nurse nabs honor for leadership during pandemic

Brittany Brees, RN, named National Ever Forward Leadership Champion
Matt Holsen 9 min read
Nurse taking care of resident

Society nurse passionate about serving the underserved

LPN Jenna Szymanski wins national award for providing incredible care
Matt Holsen 10 min read
Jenna Crooks profile

Nurse recognized for impact on COVID-19 response team

Jenna Crooks named National Ever Forward champion for director of nursing services
Matt Holsen 11 min read
Sanford Health provider and patient talk in an exam room while wearing surgical masks.

Former EMT, flight paramedic now sees patients in clinic

Physician Assistant Bryan Johnson has cared for patients on the road, in the air
Mick Garry 7 min read
Judy Rosenkotter profile

Bronze Star recipient at Society played part of history

Judy Rosenkotter was a nursing officer deployed in Desert Storm
Matt Holsen 8 min read
Sanford Health nurses in face masks and PPE gather for a meeting.

Nurses: What advice would you give new nurses?

Experienced Sanford nurses offer wisdom to others starting in the profession
Mick Garry 11 min read
A Sanford Health nurse in face mask shows off a bandage after COVID-19 vaccination.

Nurses Week shines spotlight on nurses in every region

Meet nurses serving Sanford Health communities through the pandemic and beyond
Mick Garry 8 min read
Overhead shot of Battle Lake

Showing gratitude during National Skilled Nursing Care Week

Good Samaritan Society celebrates health care heroes and thanks residents
Matt Holsen 7 min read
A Good Samaritan Society nurse in face mask smiles and leans close to a senior living resident.

Nurses in long-term care share their wisdom

Experienced nurses share advice with new nurses at Good Samaritan Society
Matt Holsen 8 min read
A doctor and nurse wear gloves while demonstrating how to compress a wound to stop bleeding.

Stop the Bleed: Making bleeding control as common as CPR

Sanford Health provides classes, funding toward kits to prepare SD schools
SHN Staff 6 min read