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South Dakota Long Term Care links, brochures, articles & publications;

Information from varied resources about Long Term Care in South Dakota
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Medical Assistance for Individuals in Nursing Facilities or Homes

source: South Dakota Department of Social Services
languages: English
from the web page: "...Individuals in nursing facilities or homes who meet eligibility criteria may qualify for Medical Assistance..."
 
also at South Dakota Department of Social Services:
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Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
2 pages; languages: English
from the web page: "The Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is mandated by the U.S. Administration on Aging to advocate for and protect the rights of residents of nursing and assisted living facilities. Adult Services and Aging Specialists serve as advocates for facility residents and investigate and work towards the resolution of their complaints..."

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South Dakota Long-Term Care: An AARP Survey

source: AARP Policy and Research
languages: English
from the web page: "...During late May and early June, 1,169 AARP members in South Dakota were polled by mail about long-term care, and their feelings about the affordability of such care and the importance of improving quality of care in the state...."

web page:
Importance of Long Term Care Services

source: State of South Dakota - Own Your Future
languages: English
from the web page: "...South Dakota supports many services to assist people with their long-term care needs; including nutrition and wellness programs, nursing home and assisted living services, along with respite care, homemaker and nursing services. Learn more... "

web site:
South Dakota Health Care Association

languages: English
from the web site: "The South Dakota Health Care Association (SDHCA) is the leading trade association representing long term care organizations, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, and congregate living throughout South Dakota. Members include both not-for-profit and proprietary providers. Our Membership also encompasses multi-facility chains and independently owned facilities..."

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Nursing Facility Care

source: South Dakota Department of Social Services
languages: English
from the web page: "Nursing homes provide care to people who cannot be cared for at home or in the community. Nursing homes can provide a wide range of personal care and health services for people who are unable to care for themselves due to physical, emotional, or mental health issues. ..."

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Office of Licensure & Certification Levels of Long Term Care in South Dakota

source: South Dakota Department of Health
languages: English
from the web page: "These definitions are provided to help consumers make good choices for living arrangements for the elderly and disabled. The levels of institutional care in South Dakota include: nursing facilities, assisted living centers, adult foster care homes, residential living centers, congregate housing. Home health services are also available..."

 

Basic Long Term Care information about Nursing Home, Assisted Living, and Home Health Care facilities in South Dakota.

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