PO Box #340, 1351 N. Harrison Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501
NEWS: The South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators office has moved to a new location. The Board’s offices are located at 1351 North Harrison Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501. The Board’s mailing address, Post Office Box 340, Pierre, SD 57501 and phone number, 605-224-1721, remain the same.
The mission of the South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators is to enforce updated statutes and rules promulgated to regulate the mandatory licensing for Nursing Facility Administrators, and to monitor the mandatory continuing education for licensure renewal.
- Statute — SDCL 36-28
- Administrative Rule — ARSD 20http://legis.sd.gov/rules/DisplayRule.aspx?Rule=20:49&Type=All:49
Board members are appointed by the Governor to three-year terms. Members must include a licensed physician, a registered nurse, a hospital administrator who is also licensed as a nursing facility administrator, two practicing administrators of proprietary nursing homes, two practicing administrators of non-profit nursing homes, a designee of the Secretary of Health, a designee of the Secretary of Social Services and two members of the general public having no direct financial interest in nursing facilities. Current board members are:
Loren Diekman, Watertown - Chair
Bob Stahl, Pierre – Vice Chair
Carla Borchardt, Sioux Falls
Mark Burket, Platte
Chris Hipple, Sturgis
Marilyn Kinsman, Pierre
JoAnn Lind, Flandreau
Talli Raske, Pierre
Dr. Aaron Shives, Watertown
Gale Walker, Parkston
Chris Qualm, Pierre