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BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
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October 8, 2016
Sanford laboratory receives accreditation
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji Medical Center Laboratory has received national recognition for the laboratory staff's "excellence and commitment to safeguarding patient care and for achieving the highest standards of laboratory medicine by the Accreditation Committee of the College...
October 8, 2016 - 9:22am
August 18, 2016
A prescription of hope: Agencies come together for opioid addiction panel (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Lisa Johnson, the director of women’s and children’s services at Sanford Bemidji, knows many pregnant women who use drugs avoid...
August 18, 2016 - 12:43pm
August 3, 2016
20 years of tacos!: Dragon Boat festival kicks off with taco feed (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- The Sanford Health Foundation once again partnered with the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival to raise money through its annual taco...
August 3, 2016 - 6:14pm
July 20, 2016
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A new drug is now available that can reduce nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy -- thanks to a national clinical...
July 20, 2016 - 6:52pm
June 14, 2016
VIDEO: Sanford AirMed helicopter visits BSU
The Sanford AirMed helicopter landed Tuesday afternoon in the Bangsberg Hall parking lot on the BSU campus. Students attending BSU’s scrubs...
June 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
VIDEO: Healing the body, spirit and mind: Powwow honors doctors, healthcare workers and holistic healers
BEMIDJI -- Moccasins, sandals and sneakers padded the blessed green earth Thursday afternoon west of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center on Anne Street...
August 14, 2014 - 8:56pm
February 19, 2014
Local blood bank to disband: Mississippi Headwaters Blood Bank to cease operations as Sanford moves to receive products from South Dakota facility
BEMIDJI — The Mississippi Headwaters Blood Bank is preparing to cease operations as Sanford Bemidji Medical Center transitions to using blood...
February 19, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 6, 2013
Sanford Bagley ambulance service awarded $20,000
BAGLEY — Sanford Bagley Ambulance Service has been awarded funding to purchase a Physio-Control LifePak15 cardiac monitor from Mission: Lifeline, an American Heart Association community-based initiative aimed at improving the system of care for heart attack patients throughout rural...
December 6, 2013 - 4:45pm
April 10, 2013
U-Fairview hospital talks off ; lawmakers still want Minnesota hospital ownership
ST. PAUL — Minnesota leaders say they are relieved that talks ended Wednesday that could have allowed University of Minnesota health facilities to be governed by out-of-state owners, but lawmakers said they will pursue legislation to prevent that from happening in the future. Talks...
April 10, 2013 - 11:58pm
July 13, 2012
Sanford to invest $200 million in N.D. health services
BISMARCK, N.D. - Sanford Health will invest $200 million over the next 10 years to enhance health services in Bismarck-Mandan and throughout western North Dakota, including a new super clinic in Dickinson, the company announced Thursday. Ten days after Medcenter One and Sanford Health...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
July 12, 2012
Sanford to invest $200 million in N.D. health services
BISMARCK -- Sanford Health will invest $200 million over the next 10 years to enhance health services in Bismarck-Mandan and throughout western North Dakota, including a new super clinic in Dickinson, the company announced Thursday. Ten days after Medcenter One and Sanford Health...
July 12, 2012 - 11:48am
February 14, 2012
New Sanford center combines eating disorders, weight management treatment
FARGO - It takes a village to treat an eating or weight disorder. At various points, a single patient might need a surgeon, a dietitian, a psychologist, a counselor and a support group. Now, Sanford Health has moved everyone in that village under one roof. The hospital's new Eating...
February 14, 2012 - 7:48am
January 19, 2012
Sanford Bemidji Medical Center reports 1 incident
Sanford Bemidji Medical Center reported one "adverse health event" from October 2010 to October 2011, according to a report released today by the Minnesota Department of Health. The hospital, which until March had operated as North Country Regional Hospital, reported a serious disability...
January 19, 2012 - 12:00am
December 23, 2011
Sanford to merge with Alexandria clinic
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Broadway Medical Center and Sanford Health announced Thursday that they have signed a "definitive agreement" to merge effective Jan. 1. Broadway Medical Center will become Sanford Health Broadway Clinic. It has 25 physicians and providers as well as a staff of...
December 23, 2011 - 6:58am