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2023 brand ambassadors: From strangers to family in 4 days

2023 brand ambassadors: From strangers to family in 4 days

Program brings colleagues together for health system’s mission – and lots of fun
Simon Floss 5 min read
Longtime pilot, veteran takes final Sanford AirMed flight

Longtime pilot, veteran takes final Sanford AirMed flight

Emergency medical helicopter crew calls their job a ‘fulfilling mission’
Matt Holsen 4 min read
Nurse nabs award before retiring with 60 years of service

Nurse nabs award before retiring with 60 years of service

Good Samaritan Society RN Carol Wheeler is known as a ‘calming force’
Matt Holsen 4 min read
Social services staffer wins hearts pairing seniors, animals

Social services staffer wins hearts pairing seniors, animals

National accolades go to Pam Stewart – plus her golden retriever
Matt Holsen 8 min read
Home care nurse is ‘primary reason’ clients stay independent

Home care nurse is ‘primary reason’ clients stay independent

RN case manager Audrey Cheadle is National Ever Forward Caregiver Champion
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Administrator inspires staff, residents to ‘be who you are’

Administrator inspires staff, residents to ‘be who you are’

Laura Salonek is the National Ever Forward Administrator Champion
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Nursing director honors father after winning national award

Nursing director honors father after winning national award

Jennifer Burchell felt called to be a nurse after caring for her dad
Matt Holsen 7 min read
Employee does it all, from resident care to driving bus

Employee does it all, from resident care to driving bus

Traci Gragert is National Ever Forward Employee Champion at Good Samaritan Society
Matt Holsen 7 min read
With mentorship, nonclinical staffer became an RN

With mentorship, nonclinical staffer became an RN

Chelsie Hammargren’s career in nursing got a surprising start: cleaning the hospital
Mick Garry 10 min read
ER nurses share military experience, growing family

ER nurses share military experience, growing family

Jake and Jenna Burton met working at Sanford, have stayed for how it supports veterans
Matt Holsen 7 min read