Physician Alliance Well-Being Case Study: Avera Health
Highlights a healthcare system based in South Dakota that serves a primarily rural population. Focuses on their program LIGHT: Live, Improve, Grow, Heal and Treat, which seeks to prevent and address burnout for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
Date: 09/2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: American Hospital Association view details
Ensuring Access to Care: Wagner Community Memorial Hospital – Avera, Wagner, S.D.
Describes Wagner Community Memorial Hospital – Avera
(WCMH-A), a 20-bed Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in
Wagner, South Dakota, that works to ensure access to care
while addressing the social determinants of health for the
populations they serve. Shares strategies and collaborative
efforts to address the community's needs through the use of
telemedicine, housing and economic development, population
health, and access to primary care.
Date: 05/2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: American Hospital Association Rural Health Services view details
Rural Child Welfare Practice
Issue brief discussing the needs and concerns of rural children and families, including healthcare and social services. Examines factors linked to child maltreatment, such as poverty, violence, and substance use, and features descriptions of successful programs designed to promote child welfare in rural areas of Montana, South Dakota, Kansas, and Colorado, and Appalachian Ohio and Kentucky.
Date: 02/2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Administration for Children and Families view details
South Dakota 2018 Healthcare Workforce Report
Describes future healthcare workforce needs and details the
workforce distribution by geography, age, and profession in South Dakota. Analyzes current and future healthcare
workforce projections to assist with the development and
coordination of healthcare education and to inform
Date: 2018 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: South Dakota Department of Health view details
Coteau des Prairies Keeping Services Close to Home
Follows South Dakota-based Coteau des Prairies Health
System's (CDP) progress as part of the Small Rural Hospital
Transition (SRHT) project. CDP completed a financial
operational assessment (FOA) with the goal of positioning
the hospital for future financial success. Primary areas of
improvement include revenue cycle management, HCAHPS
scores, executive communication, and swing bed utilization.
Date: 08/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Rural Health Resource Center view details
Suicide Surveillance, South Dakota
Illustrates South Dakota's current suicide rates and trends,
and compares this data with national rates. Includes county
data, method of suicide or self-injury by age and sex, and
suicidal ideation by high school students.
Date: 01/2017 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: South Dakota Department of Health view details
South Dakota Health Status Maps
A collection of maps identifying the health status and related population characteristics of South Dakota residents by county. Includes information on prenatal care and births.
Date: 2014 Type: Map/Mapping System Sponsoring organization: South Dakota Department of Health view details