GPQIN LAN Event: The Faces of Opioids in South Dakota | February 21, 2023

GPQIN LAN Event: The Faces of Opioids in South Dakota | February 21, 2023

The team from the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO) will discuss Medicated Assisted Treatment, stigma, resources and motivational interviewing. This Webinar will help you better understand what is available for substance use disorder in...
Friday Focus 4 Health: February 2023 Series – Register Today!

Friday Focus 4 Health: February 2023 Series – Register Today!

The Friday Focus 4 Health February Series begins on February 3, 2023 Reducing Avoidable Hospital Emergency Department Visits | 12:00 – 12:30 pm CT Blood Pressure Control | 12:30 – 1:00 p.m. CT Register for the February Series Our Friday Focus 4 Health...
Cheri Fast and Jessica Danko Earn CBIC Certification in Infection Control

Cheri Fast and Jessica Danko Earn CBIC Certification in Infection Control

Cheri Fast and Jessica Danko, project managers for the South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care, are among the first in the nation to be awarded the CBIC Long-Term Care Certification in Infection Control. Fast and Danko are innovative leaders in long-term care. This...
Type 2 Diabetes and Heart Failure Are a Troubling Pair: Know Diabetes by Heart Campaign

Type 2 Diabetes and Heart Failure Are a Troubling Pair: Know Diabetes by Heart Campaign

The “Know Diabetes by Heart™” Campaign aims to raise awareness about the link between diabetes and heart disease and to provide education and resources to help people with diabetes lower their risk of heart disease. Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition...
Webinar: How CMS and Its Stakeholders are Addressing Inequities in Healthcare I February 28, 2023

Webinar: How CMS and Its Stakeholders are Addressing Inequities in Healthcare I February 28, 2023

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to invite the public to attend the upcoming webinar “From Data to Action: How CMS and its Stakeholders are Addressing Inequities in Healthcare.” Join the discussion of the CMS Health Equity Framework...
Five Things We Learned About Alzheimer’s Disease in 2022

Five Things We Learned About Alzheimer’s Disease in 2022

2022 was a productive and promising year for Alzheimer’s research, including discoveries related to the causes, risk factors and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Below are five important things we learned about Alzheimer’s in 2022: Alzheimer’s...