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scholarship to veterans: army officer in uniform holding books

Sanford scholarship now available for military members, vets

Sanford Health is accepting applications until Aug. 31 for five $5,000 awards
Shawn Neisteadt 4 min read
Unrecognizable female doctor shows a male patient an image of his brain from an MRI scan. The image is on a digital tablet.

Sharing images helps veterans get better health care

Sanford Health joins VA digital medical image exchange to make care more seamless
Matt Holsen 10 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
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
Wings of Valor Lodge

Veterans get a break for the mind and body outdoors

Sanford Health honors military vets with support of Wings of Valor Lodge
Matt Holsen 8 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 6 min read
Two soldiers in camouflage kneel next to a medical dummy for field training.

Soldier, health care worker and student awarded scholarship

Army LPN Hannah Olson is getting $5,000 for college tuition from Sanford Health
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Two-photo grid, left shows staff giving a gift to resident at doorway of Good Samaritan Society. Both are wearing masks. At right, resident wears a green paper graduation cap.

New residents look forward to the first 14 days

Staff helps pandemic move-ins feel welcome, stay busy during quarantine
Matt Holsen 5 min read
Two Veterans pose for a photo in their uniforms.

Veteran in South Dakota grateful for Sanford Chip DNA test

Sgt. Jenny Holzer found cancer risk, reaction to certain medicines in her genes
Matt Holsen 4 min read
Good Samaritan Society resident in a plant-filled room holds a photo of himself as a young soldier.

WWII veteran a cherished resident at Good Samaritan Society

97-year-old Hawaii resident survived attack on Pearl Harbor, enlisted in Army
Matt Holsen 4 min read