NHSC website

Deadline to apply for NHSC loan repayment program approaching

The deadline to apply for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program (S2S LRP) is Oct. 13. The program provides...
SD Capitol

Payment Methodologies for Medicaid Providers Interim Study meets

The Payment Methodologies for Medicaid Providers Interim Study reconvened for its third meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The committee began with discussion on the...

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...
SD Capitol

BMOE administrative rule changes to take effect Oct. 20

Administrative rule changes from the South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners (BMOE) establishing standards for prescribing controlled substances for chronic, non-cancer pain...
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House committee advances EMR bill

The House Health and Human Services Committee on Thursday advanced a bill to create a state certification for emergency medical responders (EMRs). Tom Martinec, deputy...
Oglala Lakota Nation

Oglala Lakota Nation hosting workshop on developing strategies to strengthen health career opportunity programs

The Oglala Lakota Nation is hosting a workshop on Tuesday, May 16 on developing strategies to strengthen health career opportunity programs on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Legislators look to restrict lobbyists’ access

Members of the state House and Senate last week undertook unprecedented efforts to restrict access to lobbyists and general public between 8 a.m. and...
State Capitol in Pierre

Payment Methodologies for Medicaid Providers Interim Study meets

The Payment Methodologies for Medicaid Providers Interim Study reconvened for its fourth and final meeting on Oct. 25. The committee began with discussions on...
Gov. Dennis Daugaard

Daugaard says he remains committed to Medicaid expansion

Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he remains committed to Medicaid expansion in South Dakota and will move forward on the issue “when the time is...

Officials encourage practitioner participation in drug monitoring program

The director of the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program is encouraging practitioners to sign up for an account in PMP...