SDAHO members were briefed by Tim Rave on state and federal issues and updated on the association’s strategic plan priorities. This years all-district meeting took place during week six of the 2023 legislative session, and virtual attendees received an update on SDAHO’s state advocacy efforts. This session, just under 500 pieces of legislation were introduced, with SDAHO tracking 103 healthcare related bills.
Representative Dusty Johnson joined the meeting to express appreciation to SDAHO and its members for their work within the state. Rep. Johnson provided an update on various federal issues impacting healthcare. Johnson also provided an update on COVID-19 dollars, and his efforts and expectations in congress moving forward. Members were invited to ask questions and engage with Mr. Johnson during his virtual appearance. SDAHO expressed gracious appreciation for the strong leadership and support Representative Johnson has provided on behalf of our membership.
To learn about this years South Dakota Legislative session and SDAHO advocacy efforts, visit the SDAHO advocacy page. To take a closer look at healthcare related legislation SDAHO is tracking, click on the Bill Tracker.