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Board of Trustees takes position on 2 ballot questions

The SDAHO Board of Trustees has taken a position on two ballot questions to be considered in November, choosing to oppose Initiated Measure 23...

South Dakota awarded $215K opioid abuse grant

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded the state of South Dakota a $215,000 federal grant to help officials collect and...

South Dakota Health Link holding fall forum

South Dakota Health Link is holding its 3rd annual fall forum on Oct. 20. The annual conference, scheduled for 8 a.m. to 5 p. m....
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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...
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Future health care growth requires facilities to focus on recruitment, retention

As facilities across the state strive to continue to provide access to quality, affordable health care, the need to recruit and retain a qualified...
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Joint BON/BMOE propose administrative rules

The joint boards of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners (BMOE) and Nursing (BON) held a public hearing on Sept. 6 to propose administrative rules dealing...
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South Dakota BMOE proposes rule changes

The South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners (BMOE) held a public hearing Sept. 6 to propose administrative rule changes that dealt with...

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...
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South Dakota receives Medicaid RAC exemption approval

CMS has approved South Dakota’s State Plan Amendment (SPA) 16-001, granting South Dakota another 3-year exemption from federal requirements to establish a Recovery Audit...
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DOH announces South Dakota Good & Healthy Community Grant

The South Dakota Department of Health has announced a grant to support the assessment of community health and develop health promotion and disease prevention...