The South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition met on Wednesday, Jan. 25 to continue the effort in keeping stakeholders informed on the upcoming federal changes with the new administration. The coalition will help manage and build consensus points to leverage federal policy and funding.

A federal update on the developments pertaining to South Dakota Medicaid were discussed along with a presentation from the South Dakota Department of Social Services (DSS) on block grants and per capita cap funding for Medicaid. (See pdf.)

The next meeting of the coalition will be on Feb. 8. Agendas, Minutes, Reports and Presentations of the South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition can be found at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/.