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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”.

First baby of 2018 born at Sanford Medical Center Vermillion

Sanford Medical Center Vermillion welcomed its first baby of 2018. Paul Lucas was born on Jan. 1, 2018 at 7:02 a.m. to Nicholas and Jacki Waldner of Elk Point, South Dakota.  Paul weighs eight pounds, eight ounces and is 21 ½ inches long. Proud parents, Nicholas and Jacki and big brother Benjamin were very excited to learn that Paul was...

Renovation news for 49th and Oxbow location

Renovation is still rocking! What do we have left? We need to finish the lockers rooms, tile the hallways, some touch ups with painting, and in May we will be replacing the gutters in the Therapy pool. We are still working on the heating system with the Yoga room and some minor issues but we should be mostly done by the end of February.

Sanford Wellness Swim Lessons

The Sanford Wellness Centers have a long history of teaching swimming lessons. Every year we have over 1000 children from the ages of 6 months and older participate in our program. The swimming curriculum was created by American Red cross to meet the needs of all communities nationwide and focuses on a core group of water skills and water safety...

Vermillion Lions Help Upgrade Local Pediatric Care

Thanks to a generous donation from the Vermillion Lions Club, the pediatric unit of Sanford Vermillion Hospital recently received a much needed upgrade. The Lions Club made a $5,000 donation to Sanford, which the hospital used to purchase a new pediatric crib to replace the previous one that was nearly four decades old.

December PRIDE Employee of the Month

Vermillion, SD –   Shelly Bendert, Patient Access Supervisor, Sanford Vermillion Clinic, was selected as the Sanford Vermillion December PRIDE Employee of the Month. She has been employed at Sanford Vermillion since October 2001. Nominations for Shelly included the following: Shelly is the person behind the scenes that is always th...

Sanford Webster introduces urology services

ABERDEEN, S.D. —Sanford Webster will offer urology services with the addition of Melissa Brown, M.D., as part of the outreach team. Brown specializes in treating and diagnosing patients with disorders and conditions of the urinary tract, including kidney stones, bladder infections, prostate issues, incontinence and infertility. She graduated...