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April 16, 2017
Sanford Bemidji receives accreditation by The Joint Commission
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji Medical Center, Clinics, Home Care and Hospice have earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for "demonstrating continuous compliance with the highest performance standards," according to a release. A nationally recognized symbol of quality,...
April 16, 2017 - 11:30am
April 9, 2017
Sanford Bemidji pledges to Watermark Art Center
Sanford Bemidji recently pledged $15,000 to Watermark Art Center's capital campaign. Pictured from left to right are Lindsey Wangberg, Sanford...
April 9, 2017 - 5:45am
April 2, 2017
Borromeo joins Sanford Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Dr. Michael Borromeo will join the internal medicine team at the Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic. Before joining Sanford Health in...
April 2, 2017 - 11:00am
March 24, 2017
Nurses ratify new contract with Sanford Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Representatives from the Minnesota Nurses Association said that their union has ratified a new labor agreement with Sanford Bemidji. Ashley Anderson, a registered nurse and union steward, said the nurses “overwhelmingly” ratified the three-year contract around 7 p.m....
March 24, 2017 - 7:59pm
March 10, 2017
Nurses union, Sanford strike tentative deal
BEMIDJI -- After little more than a month of negotiation, representatives from the Minnesota Nurses Association and Sanford Bemidji say they’ve...
March 10, 2017 - 5:50pm
March 8, 2017
Nurses union balks at proposal to link raises to patient surveys: Sanford Bemidji, Minnesota Nurses Association are working on new contract
BEMIDJI—A statewide nurses union says administrators at a Bemidji hospital want to link nurses' pay to patient satisfaction survey scores. Members of the Minnesota Nurses Association said that they've agreed to the bulk of the terms of a new contract with Sanford Bemidji, but...
March 8, 2017 - 5:17pm
March 1, 2017
Sanford walk-in clinic, pharmacy to expand hours
BEMIDJI—Staff at Sanford Bemidji announced Tuesday the hospital's walk-in clinic and pharmacy will soon be open longer and later. Beginning...
March 1, 2017 - 3:54pm
January 31, 2017
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Sanford Bemidji solidly looks to the future
The Bemidji region continues to grow and one of the drivers of that is the availability of health care options to local and area residents.
January 31, 2017 - 11:18am
January 24, 2017
Sanford sizes up the future: Medical center updates expansion plans for Bemidji campus
BEMIDJI—The biggest healthcare provider in the Bemidji area submitted new plans that outline the ways it hopes to get bigger. Filed with...
January 24, 2017 - 5:06am
January 9, 2017
A special place: Sanford’s nursery for special care infants to open next week
BEMIDJI—When Jamie Salmonson's daughter Frankie was delivered by emergency cesarean section eight weeks before she was due, mother and...
January 9, 2017 - 6:02pm
December 25, 2016
Sanford Bemidji to debut diabetes prevention program
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health plans to implement a program to help Bemidji-area residents avoid diabetes. The hospital's year-long diabetes prevention program is scheduled to begin Feb. 21 at Sanford Bemidji, and aims to teach participants how to lose a modest amount of weight, be...
December 25, 2016 - 11:15am
October 29, 2016
Alapati joins Sanford Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Sanford Bemidji recently welcomed Dr. Jayasri Alapati to the neurology team at the Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic.
October 29, 2016 - 4:00am
October 8, 2016
Sanford Bemidji recognized for donor programs
BEMIDJI— Sanford Bemidji Medical Center was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration....
October 8, 2016 - 12:23pm
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
September 9, 2016
Sanford nursery to expand services for better care of drug-exposed or special needs babies
BEMIDJI -- As the number of drug-exposed newborns increases, the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center plans to use a new nursery to provide those infants...
September 9, 2016 - 4:15pm