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Senate committee defeats bill to redistribute unused nursing facility beds

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee on Friday defeated a bill that would have allowed for the redistribution of unused nursing facility bed...

House defeats nursing home bed sale/transfer bill

The South Dakota House of Representatives on Wednesday defeated a bill that would have allowed nursing facilities to transfer or sell nursing bed capacity. SDAHO...

House advances bill funding recruitment assistance programs

The South Dakota House of Representatives has passed a bill approving more than $800,000 for the state Department of Health to reimburse certain health...

Committee advances bill to strengthen PDMP

The House Health and Human Services Committee has advanced a bill to strengthen the state’s prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP), which was created in...

House committee advances nursing bed sale/transfer bill

A bill that would allow nursing facilities to transfer or sell nursing bed capacity was advanced by the House Health and Human Services Committee...

Medicaid expansion pivots to Medicaid reform

Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Tuesday that he will not ask the South Dakota Legislature to consider his plan to expand Medicaid during the upcoming...

Opioid Abuse Advisory Committee meets in Pierre

The Opioid Abuse Advisory Committee met for the first time in Pierre on Wednesday. South Dakota Department of Health Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon said South Dakota's...

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

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...

South Dakota seeing season’s first flu cases

South Dakota health officials say the state is seeing its first influenza cases of the 2016-2017 season. An influenza A case has been detected in...

Free, eight-part webinar series on recruiting to rural and underserved areas

The South Dakota Office of Rural Health is offering a free, eight-part webinar series this fall on recruiting to rural and underserved areas. The 3RNet...