August 19, 2013 in Uncategorized
SLAYTON â Today marks 70 days for Curtis Schmidtâs new kidney.
On Friday, June 7, Curtis and his wife, Darlene, got the call theyâd long been waiting for â a kidney was available if Curtis wanted it. The next day, he received an organ transp…continue reading on dglobe.com
October 14, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. The Sanford Health transplant programs in Fargo, N.D., and Sioux Falls have earned recognition from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for quality performance in transplant care. Continue Reading
September 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Avera McKennan Hospital says it has performed its 1,000th bone marrow, kidney or pancreas transplant at the Sioux Falls center.
July 31, 2012 in The Osakis Review
Rad Royer, 58, gave the extraordinary gift of a kidney to his daughter, Erika, when her lupus led to kidney failure.
The reward for this act of grace: No health insurance. Continue Reading
December 10, 2011 in Park Rapids Enterprise
Atonement for past transgressions can take many forms.
For Park Rapids resident Paul Schultz, it was life saving. Continue Reading
May 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Andresa Carlson didn’t want to say it out loud, even though she knew what was wrong. If she said it out loud, then it would be real. The Fargo South High graduate and Concordia College alum needed a heart transplant, and soon. Continue Reading
April 15, 2011 in The Dickinson Press
Dickinson resident Mandie Disspain, 22, will be traveling more than 500 miles at the end of April to save the life of someone she has never met.
Disspain is on a national donor registry and her bone marrow came up as a match for a 17-year-old girl who is in great need for a transplant. Continue Reading
October 22, 2010 in INFORUM
At times in recent months, it seemed the public health nurse known among patients as Jolly Holly had disappeared with her old, ravaged lungs. Continue Reading