SDAHO PAC surpasses last year’s campaign efforts

The SDAHO PAC is poised for a record year in 2016, with contributions to date nearing the $35K mark amid an increase in both...
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2017 Cracker Barrels / Legislative Coffees

SDAHO members are encouraged to meet up with their state legislators at any of these remaining Legislative Coffees/Cracker Barrels. If you hear of others,...
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Impact South Dakota elections: Support your SDAHO PAC

The Political Action Committee (PAC) campaign is gaining momentum. As in the past, SDAHO PAC is working together with our health systems partners to coordinate the campaign mailings. If you have not received the SDAHO PAC brochure, it will be arriving soon.
SDAHO Board Chair Curt Hohman congratulates Paul Hanson, executive vice president of Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, on receiving an AHA PAC MVPP award.

AHA PAC honors three SDAHO members

Three SDAHO members have been honored by the American Hospital Association PAC (AHA PAC) for their contributions and advocacy efforts. Tom Clark, of Avera Queen...
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Holiday greetings of gracious appreciation

With the holiday season upon us and the end of the year fast approaching, we take a moment to pause and reflect on the...

Learn the facts about organ, tissue and eye donation

April is Donate Life month. LifeSource, the non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives through organ, eye and tissue donation in the Upper Midwest, is...
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AHA shares policy principles for new post-acute care PPS with HHS

The American Hospital Association (AHA) has shared policy principles for new post-acute care PPS with HHS with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services...

Avera Heart Hospital names new president

Avera Heart Hospital has appointed Michael E. (Mick) Gibbs as its new president, the hospital announced on its Facebook page. Gibbs will lead Avera Heart Hospital and serve as cardiac and vascular service line leader for Avera Health.
Debra Owen, SDAHO's vice president of state/federal relations, and Dr. Mike Holland, MD, chief medical officer of Avera St. Mary's Hospital, welcome members to a SDAHO Legislative Forum held Thursday in Pierre.

Pierre Legislative Forum a success

SDAHO held its first of a series of legislative forums this week, energized by great questions from legislators, discussions and educational information. Avera St....

SDAHO launches redesigned website

The South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO) is excited to share that after significant research and development, we have launched our redesigned website....