Why Better Choices, Better Health?®

The impact of chronic disease in SD is a significant concern. It affects peoples’ quality of life, has a huge economic impact, and increases the need for health care services. Better Choices, Better Health® provides an opportunity to implement and support an evidence-based approach toward better disease management for those with chronic conditions.

Our Partners

American Cancer Society

Coteau des Prairies Health Care System

Department of Social Services,
Division of Adult Services and Aging

Great Plains Quality Innovation Network

Indian Health Service, Oglala Sioux Tribe,
Rapid City, Community Health Representative Program

NESD Area Health Education Center

Regional Health

Sanford Health

Senior Health Information and Insurance Education (SHIINE)

South Dakota Foundation for Medical Care

South Dakota State University Extension

USD Sanford School of Medicine, Frontier and Rural Medicine