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Top 10 Reasons YOU should attend SDAHO’s Rural Health Leaders Conference

The South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations will host the 2023 Rural Health Leaders Conference, June 27-28, 2023 in Ft. Pierre at Drifters Event Center. Here are 10 reasons why you should attend.

#10 Great Scenery. Enjoy breath taking views of the Missouri River as you take part in the 2023 Rural Health Leaders Conference.

#9 Continuing Education. There are up to 8.8 contact hours available to nursing home administrators at this conference. In addition, the Session: Sustainability of Healthcare Organizations: A Plan of Action Panel Discussion: is developed and is presented locally by South Dakota Healthcare Executive Group. The American College of Healthcare Executives has awarded 1 ACHE Face-to-Face Education Credit to this program.

#8 Informative Education Sessions. State and National leaders will present at this year’s conference, with several sessions lined up focusing on everything from workforce to transitions of care. Sessions include: The New Future of Rural Healthcare: Strategies for Success; Sustainability of Healthcare Organizations: A Plan of Action; Stop the Bleed Program; A Collaborative Approach to Manage Hospital to Nursing Home Transitions; Discussion on Care Transitions, and more.

#7 Engage with Top Healthcare industry Leaders from Across the State. Conference sessions are designed for CEOs, CFOs, administrators, directors and other hospital and post-acute care leaders. Connect with your colleagues from across South Dakota.

#6 Meet SD DSS Medicaid Dir. Sarah Aker. Changes are coming to South Dakota Medicaid! Sarah Aker the SD DSS Medicaid Director with the Department of Social Services will provide updates on Medicaid expansion, eligibility, and other upcoming changes during her session titled: South Dakota Medicaid Eligibility & Enrollment.

#5 Meet Sarah Schmidt, Health Advisor to US. Senator John Thune.  Congress is considering legislation on several issues that affect the healthcare industry. Sarah Schmidt, who is US. Sen. John Thune’s Health Advisor will present at this year’s conference, sharing details attendees may need to know, with an opportunity for questions.

#4 Social. This year’s conference will once again host a social, to allow guests to relax, socialize, and even play games on the event terrace if you’d like. Be ready to learn and relax all in one conference.

#3 Discover Innovative Products. Interact with exhibitors who will be on hand to share the latest medical, financial, and innovative healthcare solutions.

#2 Gifts. It’s no secret, SDAHO gives the best gifts, but you must be present to win. Don’t miss this year’s event, with great give-a-ways.

And the #1 reason to attend SDAHO’s Post-Acute Care Conference… No Zoom Connection Required! Join us in-person, we are excited to see you.

Register today to take advantage of all this conference has to offer! For more information and to register, click here.

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