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All SD, IA residents 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine

You can schedule your vaccination through My Sanford Chart
Simon Floss 4 min read
A man with an eagle and flag tattoo rolls up his sleeve at a COVID-19 vaccination event for veterans.

Sanford & VA collaborating to vaccinate rural communities

Getting the COVID-19 vaccines out to rural areas is a priority
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Two-story, glass-front building with Sanford Health logo is a rendering of new virtual hospital for telemedicine.

Sanford announces $300 million for rural health care access

Gift launches medical education, community sports & virtual hospital initiatives
Paul Heinert 8 min read

Sanford World Clinic depends on local providers in Ghana

Five clinics have provided health care to 1.5 million patients
Mick Garry 8 min read

COVID-19 patient: ‘There’s no place like home’

After 52 days in two Sanford hospitals, Kristi Hegenbarth gets a sweet sendoff
Simon Floss 7 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 6 min read
Woman receives vaccine in at a Canton-Inwood vaccination event.

Sanford distributes vaccine to its rural hospitals, clinics

Small town health care workers are thankful for COVID-19 vaccine close to home
Courtney Collen 9 min read
Two female Sanford Health workers, seen from behind, sit at a table preparing COVID-19 vaccine in syringes.

Sanford helps lead massive vaccine distribution effort in SD

State designates major health systems to get rural communities vaccinated
Courtney Collen 6 min read
A Sanford Health minivan courier carries mail and vaccines down a rural road in winter.

COVID-19 FAQs: How will Sanford Health deliver vaccines?

Months of prep for COVID-19 vaccine include ultracold freezers, rural couriers
Mick Garry 6 min read
Exterior daytime view of Sanford Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Sanford Health seeks residents’ input on local health needs

Survey asks about physical, social and economic factors that impact health
Katie Foutz 3 min read