Scrubs Camp

Scrubs Camps give high school students a taste of health care careers

The South Dakota Department of Health offers free Scrubs Camps for high school students thinking of pursuing a career in health care. The one-day, hands-on...
Paper cutout family with house under a Medicaid umbrella

South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition discusses block grants, per capita caps

The South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition met on Wednesday, Jan. 25 to continue the effort in keeping stakeholders informed on the upcoming federal...
SD Ballot Box

SDAHO offers perspective on 2 ballot measures

With election day fast approaching and the national races capturing most of the headlines, it’s important to remember that South Dakotans will be asked...

SDAHO PAC is poised for a record year

With contributions exceeding the $36K mark, we are pleased to report an increase in both the number of donors and contributions from our members. Your...
Gov. Dennis Daugaard

Gov. Daugaard delivers FY2018 budget to joint session of SD Legislature

Gov. Dennis Daugaard presented his sixth budget address to the South Dakota Legislature Tuesday afternoon. His budget address portrayed a positive economic growth, but...
SD Ballot Box

Initiated Measure 22 creates confusion, SDAHO changes legislative events

On Nov. 8, South Dakotans approved Initiated Measure 22 (IM-22) by a narrow margin (51.62 percent-48.38 percent). The impacts and implications of the new...
SD Capitol

Breaking: Judge issues preliminary injunction to block IM 22

Circuit Judge Mark Barnett on Thursday issued a preliminary injunction to block IM 22 from taking effect. Read the AP's story here.
Nurse measuring blood pressure of senior woman patient in retirement home. Home caregiver doing routine checkup of a mature female patient.

House committee advances APRN bill

The House Health and Human Services Committee on Tuesday advanced a bill that would remove the requirement that certified nurse practitioners and certified nurse...

Legislative forums held in Sioux Falls and Aberdeen

SDAHO held legislative forums recently in Sioux Falls and Aberdeen. The discussions were engaging with participation from legislators, community and health care leaders. ...
Medicine Wheel Village

Committee advances bill to authorize 50-bed nursing home in Eagle Butte

A bill authorizing the operation of a nursing home facility in Eagle Butte has passed the Senate Health and Human Services Committee on Monday...