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Sanford Vermillion Celebrates Mary Jo Olson's Medical Milestone

During her residency while attending the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Dr. Mary Jo Olson of Vermillion had helped with the delivery of a couple hundred babies. So, when Dec. 6, 2000 arrived and Olson helped bring Shelby Husby, the daughter of Jason and Bobby Jo Husby of Vermillion into the world, it wasn’t a brand new expe...

Vermillion School District Foundation Receives Dakota Hospital Foundation Grant Award

The Vermillion School District Foundation was recently awarded two grants from Dakota Hospital Foundation(DHF). The grant applications requested funding for a Cold and Compression Injury Recovery System to better treat student injuries in a more effective manner and a portable AED unit to be available on the athletic practice and playing fields fo...

St Agnes School Receives Dakota Hospital Foundation Grant Award

St. Agnes School was recently awarded an $800 grant from Dakota Hospital Foundation (DHF). The grant application requested funding for installation of AED equipment in the school building.

Nutrition and Fitness Education Sessions

Dedicated to community health and wellness has been a long-standing mission for the Dakota Hospital Foundation (DHF). In efforts to further this mission, DHF is hosting two education sessions in the month of March.

Justin Jensen named Sanford Vermillion PRIDE Employee of the Month

Justin Jensen, Associate Maintenance Mechanic, Sanford Vermillion Medical Center, was selected as the Sanford Vermillion February PRIDE Employee of the Month.

Sanford Vermillion enacts restrictions to protect patients and residents from flu

In order to protect patients, residents, tenants and employees from influenza, Sanford Vermillion is putting visitor restrictions in place throughout the medical center.

Vermillion School District receives grant award from Dakota Hospital Foundation

The Vermillion School District was recently awarded a $7,000 grant from Dakota Hospital Foundation (DHF). The grant application submitted through the fit Kid and fit4 Schools program in Vermillion requested funding to help support healthy hydration habits amongst Vermillion’s elementary aged students through installation of water bottle filling sta...

Employee of the Month

William Mattix-Hatch named Sanford Vermillion January 2018 PRIDE Employee of the Month Vermillion, SD –   William Mattix-Hatch, CNA, Sanford Care Center Vermillion, was selected as the January Sanford Vermillion 2018 PRIDE Employee of the Month. He has been employed with Sanford since August 2017. Nominations for William included th...

Community Health Fair

Sanford Vermillion is partnering with students and faculty in the health professions programs at the University of South Dakota to host this annual community health fair. The health fair focuses on the importance of knowing your individual ‘numbers’ and understanding what they mean with respect to your overall health and wellness. Community Health ...

Heroes Behind the Badges Blood Drive

Vermillion, SD-Vermillion Law Enforcement and Vermillion Fire will compete to see which department can recruit the most blood donors for the community’s blood supply during the winter months at the 12th annual“Heroes Behind the Badges”.