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A Good Samaritan Society staff member in face mask stops at the front desk.

Health care heroes step up to strengthen staff in Kansas

Good Samaritan Society workers bolster six other locations facing COVID-19
Aubrey Gilbert Aubrey Gilbert 6 min read
Jeanette Hlaudy is caring for a patient in an exam room.

Family medicine LPN driven by care, compassion

Years of over-the-phone contact sparks Jeanette Hlaudy's new passion for nursing
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 3 min read
Sarah Carey headshot

Triage nurse cares for patients one phone call at a time

Sarah Carey uses family medicine and hospital experience to reach out remotely
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 6 min read
Marie Riemer in a face mask

Nurse manager serves ND community where she grew up

Marie Riemer cares for the community from her role at Sanford Hillsboro Medical Center
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 7 min read
Hilary Odegaard headshot

Acts of care leave long-term impressions on nursing manager

Hilary Odegaard looked up to caregivers and health advocates while growing up
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 6 min read
Sanford Health challenge coin

Sanford Health honors Air Force nurses with challenge coins

Military nurses have been working in COVID-19 units alongside Sanford providers
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 6 min read
Nurse in Nisswa, Minnesota

Hospice nurse in Minnesota says job is a ‘calling’

Amber Harris has a passion for taking care of people near end of their journey
Matt Holsen Matt Holsen 6 min read
A Good Samaritan nurse and her family of five, with boys in cowboy hats, poses on a log in the woods.

Home health nurse makes meaningful connections

Jennifer Roesti first witnessed the impact of home health with her grandparents
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 6 min read
A Good Samaritan Society nurse works at her home computer, masked, before dawn.

Nursing home nurse helps create a caring community

Leading by example, Marlene Quincey works 12-14-hour shifts during pandemic
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 7 min read
Good Samaritan Society nurse Andrea Keck in yellow mask and blue uniform

Caring for grandparent leads to calling as a nurse

Good Samaritan Society nurse Andrea Keck has cared for seniors all her life
Erin Mairose Erin Mairose 8 min read