Welcome to the South Dakota Office of Rural Health. Our mission is to improve the delivery of health services to rural and medically underserved communities, emphasizing access. We work primarily at the local level.

Specific program examples include recruiting of health professionals, assisting facilities such as hospitals and rural health clinics, helping interested organizations develop and use technology applications, and providing general information and referral.

November 16, 2023 - Rural Health Day Proclamation

Listservs — Email Groups

  • Subscribe to South Dakota Rural Health Listserv

    When you subscribe, you will receive about 10 email newsletters throughout the year about various topics, such as recruitment program information; opportunities for attending conferences, webinars or meetings; sharing information from federal resources; etc.

  • Subscribe to South Dakota Grant Writers Listserv

    When you subscribe, you will stay up to date on grant-related information from the federal level. These email newsletters only occur about 5 times a year.