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South Dakota State Ambassador Needed
Interested in learning about the State Ambassador Program and how to apply?Click Here 

What's Happening Now?

RAN_Megephone_RGBWould you like to volunteer to assist in hosting a local community awareness event? Do you have an opportunity for South Dakota’s Rare Action Network to attend your event? Contact the NORD Rare Action team today and learn more. Please check back regularly for news of upcoming events and activities in South Dakota.

In order to make meaningful change in the lives of rare disease patients and their families in the state of South Dakota, we need you! Become active with the Rare Action Network by joining and utilizing the resources available on this website to take action and create change.

State Report Card

This Report Card serves as an evaluation of the state progress in implementing policies pertinent to the rare disease community. With it, NORD hopes to provide a road map for the rare disease community of where each state can improve and, ultimately, push forward the discussion on rare disease public policy.

SD State Report Card (2016)
Medical Foods 75%
Prescription Drug Cost Sharing 0%
Medicaid/CHIP Eligibility 25%
Newborn Screening: RUSP Secondary Conditions 88%
Biosimilar Prescriber Communication 0%
Step-Therapy Protection 0%

Scoring for State Policies

90%-100% = A

80%-89% = B

70%-79% = C

60%-69% = D

0%-59% = F

State Information

Larry Deiter, Director

South Dakota Dept. of Labor & Regulation
Division of Insurance
445 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, South Dakota 57501-3185

605-773-3563

In order to get the issues that affect your life addressed, connect with your state representative by using the tool on our website.

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Online Complaint Submission

Email for Assistance: insurance@state.sd.us

Marketplace Structure: Federal

1-855-850-2834 (for small-businesses only)

Enrollment Options
Plan Information
Estimate My Cost

Benefits Offered Under the Marketplace:
Essential Health Benefits
State-Required Benefits

Kaiser State Exchange Profile
State Reforum State Profile

Medicaid

Email for Assistance: MedElig@state.sd.us

Contact: Jolene Brakke, Program Administrator: 605-773-4678

Local Medicaid Offices
Medicaid Website
Eligibility Requirements
Medicaid Appeal Process

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Children’s Health Coverage Resources

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