Avera has selected Mary L. Hill, BSN, MA, JD, to serve as the Executive Vice President of Mission for Avera.
The Sioux Falls VA Health Care System was recently recognized, against, as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
The recently completed trial on the immunotherapy drug pembrolizumab (Keytruda) at Sanford Health had important implications for non-small cell lung cancer patients in the region.
A technique that can help stave off the ravages of certain autoimmune disorders by cleansing the blood of immunoglobulins and antibodies is now available to patients in the Black Hills.
Their efforts to reduce c-sections & early elective deliveries & keep more babies out of the NICU has earned it the Blue Distinction designation for maternity care from Wellmark BCBS.
The latest happenings around the region.
The American Cancer Society’s annual “Magic of Hope Benefit” held on April 21 in Sioux Falls raised more than $142,000 dollars for programs that support cancer prevention, detection, research, and advocacy.
Black Hills Energy has donated $10,000 to the Regional Health Custer Hospital and Clinic to support construction of the new facility.
The Children’s Miracle Network Radiothon raised over $85,000 for ill and injured children during the 2018 Radiothon, beating last year’s total by more than $5,000, the Regional Health Foundation announced.