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American Heart Association Grant: Accurate Blood Pressure Measurement in the Rural Midwest

American Heart Association Grant: Accurate Blood Pressure Measurement in the Rural Midwest

The American Heart Association’s mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer healthier lives. For millions of Americans, hypertension is a significant barrier in achieving that reality for themselves and the burden of high blood pressure is not carried...

In Case you Missed It I Recording Available: Roundtable Discussion – Immunizations in the Dakotas

In Case you Missed It I Recording Available: Roundtable Discussion – Immunizations in the Dakotas

On August 16, we were fortunate to have a panel of four local experts discuss immunizations and vaccinations in our communities. The panel answered a series of questions, which included: What does data show us about immunization rates of influenza, pneumococcal and...

Alzheimer’s Association Webinar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s I August 30, 2022

Alzheimer’s Association Webinar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s I August 30, 2022

Alzheimer's and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join this free virtual education program to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the importance...

Welcome to Our Team I Carrie Sorenson, PharmD

Welcome to Our Team I Carrie Sorenson, PharmD

We are excited to introduce our newest Great Plains QIN team members; Stephanie Hanson, RN, BSN; Carrie Sorenson, PharmD; Carolyne Tufte, LPN  and Susan Wilcox, RN. These four individuals will serve as Quality Improvement Advisors and will support healthcare partners...

Welcome to Our Team I Carrie Sorenson, PharmD

Welcome to Our Team I Stephanie Hanson, RN, BSN

We are excited to introduce our newest Great Plains QIN team members; Carrie Sorenson, PharmD, Carolyne Tufte, LPN, Susan Wilcox, RN and Stephanie Hanson, RN, BSN. These four individuals will serve as Quality Improvement Advisors and will support healthcare partners...

Immunize South Dakota Conference: Bridging the Gap I August 2, 2022

Immunize South Dakota Conference: Bridging the Gap I August 2, 2022

A few days left to register for the 6th annual Immunize SD Conference: Bridging the Gap on August 2. This conference is perfectly timed to Bridge the Gap between knowledge and action, between action and access and between access and trust. Intended to promote access...

Bringing Awareness to the Unique Struggles Minority Communities Face Regarding Mental Illness

Bringing Awareness to the Unique Struggles Minority Communities Face Regarding Mental Illness

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month is observed each July to bring awareness to the unique struggles that racial and ethnic minority communities face regarding mental illness in the United States. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it harder for racial and...

Mini Virtual Conference: Navigating Late Stages of Dementia for Caregivers I August 4, 2022

Mini Virtual Conference: Navigating Late Stages of Dementia for Caregivers I August 4, 2022

FREE learning opportunity for providers, healthcare professionals and caregivers. A 4-hour mini-conference that will involve presentations on late stages of dementia, hospice vs. palliative care and managing end-of-life care for people living with dementia followed by...