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Deadline Reminder for SDAHO DSA Award Nominations and Affiliate Society Recipient Submission

It’s hard to believe we are already planning for the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations Annual Convention, taking place September 25-27, 2024, in Rapid City, but we are!

With that, SDAHO wanted to remind everyone that the deadline to nominate a healthcare professional for a Distinguished Service Award (DSA) is almost here, July 1, 2024!

If you know someone that deserves to be recognized and celebrated for their exemplary service to healthcare, submit the nomination by clicking here.

Award recipients will be recognized during the annual convention, categories include:

  • Trustee
  • Media Personality Award
  • State Legislator Award
  • State Official Award
  • Health Care Professional Award
  • Health Care Hero Award
  • Young Professional (under 40) Award
  • Post-Acute Care Champion Award
  • Quality Champion Award

Affiliate Society Members who will present awards at this year’s annual convention, the deadline to submit your award recipients to SDAHO is also July 1, 2024!

These awards are presented to individuals who have generously donated their time in the advancement of the organizations of which they are members.

To submit information regarding your Affiliate Society Award Recipient information, click here.

Affiliate Groups and Previous Awards:

  • The South Dakota Association of Healthcare Quality (SDAHQ)
    • Quality Professional of the Year Award
  • SD Healthcare Financial Management Association) (SDHFMA)
    • SDHFMA Founders Merit Bronze Medal Award
    • SDHFMA – Founders Merit Bronze Silver Award
    • SDHFMA – Founders Merit Bronze Gold Award
  • SD Health Information and Management Systems Society (SDHIMSS)
    • SDHIMSS Awards Leadership in Excellence Award
    • SDHIMSS Chapter Achievement Award
  • SD Organization of Nurse Leadership (SDONL)
    • SD Organization of Nurse Leadership Award
  • South Dakota Healthcare Social Work Association (SDHSWA)
    • SD Social Worker on the year Award
    • SD Healthcare Social Work Assoc. Distinguished Service Award
  • South Dakota Healthcare Human Resource Association
    • Spirit Of Service Award
    • Human Resource Leadership Award

For more information about the 2024 SDAHO Annual Convention, visit our webpage here.

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