Sanford fit was selected as a winner in the 23rd annual Digital Health Awards® program. This competition — held each spring and fall — recognizes the world’s best digital health resources.

The video: “Recognizing Feelings and Emotions” received a Gold Award for Digital Health Media / Publications: Video and the “fitBoost Activity for Kids received a Bronze Award for Web-based Digital Health: Interactive Content / Rich Media.

Those involved in the production and design of the “Recognizing Feelings and Emotions” video and the “fitBoost Activity for Kids” are Sanford fit’s Amy Baete, Donna Hardie, Shelby Braun, Brittney Nathan, Shelby Huber, Katrina Anderson, and Tabitha Merkle.

“We were delighted to participate in the 23rd annual Digital Health Awards competition, and we're honored to be selected as a winner in two categories,” said Amy Baete. “Our winning entries were chosen from more than 500 entries judged by a panel of distinguished experts in digital health media.”

Sanford fit is a health activation program from Sanford Health, located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, developed to empower children and families to make healthy lifestyle choices. The program is grounded on four pillars essential to building awareness of healthy lifestyle choices, guiding decision-making, and improving self-management skills. The program provides free, online, educational materials designed to captivate children’s attention, educate them about important health topics, and activate healthy behaviors.

The Health Information Resource CenterSM (HIRC), organizer of the Digital Health Awards, is a national information clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields. Other well-known HIRC programs include the annual National Health Information AwardsSM (, which annually recognizes the nation’s best consumer health information (in non-digital formats).

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