Partnership Impact

Ongoing quality improvement efforts pave the way to build, expand, and share performance success to benefit healthcare in the state and region. 

The South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care (SDFMC) serves as a quality improvement facilitator and resource to health care professionals. We have a long-standing history of impacting positive health outcomes through partnerships with healthcare professionals and stakeholders across the state and region.

  1. Emergency Medical Services
  2. Government Agencies
  3. Health Systems
  4. Home Health Agencies
  5. Hospitals
  6. Health Professional Organizations
  7. Long-Term Care: Assisted Living/Nursing Homes
  8. Primary and Specialty Clinics

In addition to engaging in state and regional coalitions and collaborative efforts, SDFMC holds or partners on various contract and grant awards.

Current Contracts and Grants

  • Great Plains Quality Innovation Network
    • 12 SOW Quality Improvement
    • Partnership to Advance Tribal Health (PATH)
  • Medicaid Utilization Review Contracts
    • South Dakota DHS Long Term Services and Supports
    • South Dakota DSS Adult Chemical Dependency Review
    • South Dakota DSS Health Home Quality Assurance Review
    • South Dakota DSS Medicaid Review
    • South Dakota DSS Prior Authorization Review Staff Augmentation
  • South Dakota Music & Memory Initiative Phase 2
  • South Dakota Department of Health
  • South Dakota Professional Services
    • Community Health Worker Collaborative of South Dakota
    • South Dakota DOH Lifestyle Change Program Referral
    • South Dakota DOH Point of Dispensing Coordinator
    • South Dakota DOH Vaccination Support: Pairing Vaccinators with Community and Faith-Based Organizations
  • SDSU Extension
    • Monument BCBH Referral Coordinator
    • SDSU Extension: BCBH Referral Coordinator
  • UND Age Friendly Health System