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South Dakota Department of Social Services. n.d.. Joint Powers Agreement between South Dakota Department of Social Services, Office of Medical Services and South Dakota Department of Health, Division of Health and Medical Services. , 3 pp.

Annotation: This Joint Powers Agreement is between (1) the South Dakota Department of Social Services (DSS), Office of Medical Services [T19] and (2) the South Dakota Department of Health (DOH), Division of Health and Medical Services [T5]. It documents the state of South Dakota's response to legislation in Title V and Title XIX of the Social Security Act requiring state Title V programs and Medicaid agencies to develop an interagency agreement to work together. The objective of this agreement is to promote high-quality health care and services for Medical Assistance program recipients. NOTE: This document has been superseded by http://www.ncemch.org/iaa/states/SD_1_1_2014.pdf

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchlibrary.org Document Number: SD.1.1.2008.

Keywords: Cooperative agreements, Interagency cooperation, Medicaid, South Dakota, State MCH programs, State agencies

South Dakota Department of Health. [2016]. Dental health matters. [Pierre, SD]: South Dakota Department of Health, 1 p.

Annotation: This infographic focuses on the oral health status of children and adolescents in South Dakota. Topics include untreated tooth decay in children ages 6–8 in South Dakota compared to the U.S. population and ways to prevent tooth decay, the number of high school students who have missed school because of problems with their teeth or mouths, the percentage of students in third grade who have not visited the dentist in the past 12 months, and the percentage of children who do not have dental sealants. Information about healthy behaviors and using products containing fluoride is also provided.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Dental caries, Dental sealants, Disease prevention, Fluorides, Nutrition, Oral health, Oral hygiene, Preventive health services, School age children, South Dakota, State surveys, Statistical data

South Dakota Oral Health Coalition. 2015. Oral health plan for South Dakota 2015–2020. [Pierre, SD]: South Dakota Department of Health, 12 pp.

Annotation: This document provides a framework for achieving improvements in population oral health in South Dakota. Contents include an introduction and description of the development process; mission, vision, and guiding principles; and plan summary. Topics include education and awareness, prevention, access, and innovation in best practice.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Disease prevention, Model programs, Oral health, Program improvement, Public health education, Quality assurance, South Dakota, Statewide planning, Strategic plans

South Dakota Department of Health. 2015. Memorandum of Understanding Between the South Dakota Department of Health and the South Dakota Department of Social Services: Antimicrobial Stewardship; Emergency Room Use for Dental Issues; Chronic Disease Analysis: Amendment #1. , 3 pp.

Annotation: This Memorandum of Understanding is between the South Dakota Department of Health (DOH) and the South Dakota Department of Social Services. It documents the state of South Dakota (Region Eight)'s response to legislation in Title V and Title XIX of the Social Security Act requiring state state Title V programs and Medicaid agencies to develop an interagency agreement to work together. This agreement sets forth the terms and conditions under which DOH may obtain and use Medicaid claims data form DSS.

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchlibrary.org Document Number: SD.2.2.

Keywords: Cooperative agreements, Interagency cooperation, Medicaid, South Dakota, State MCH programs, State agencies

South Dakota Department of Health, Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. 2014. 2014 oral health survey of South Dakota children. Pierre, SD: South Dakota Department of Health, Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 31 pp.

Annotation: This report provides information about the oral health status and oral health care needs of children in third grade in South Dakota. Topics include the importance of oral health, tooth decay experience, untreated decay, dental sealants, need for oral health care, dental insurance coverage, and time since last dental visit. Contents include key survey findings, oral health resources in South Dakota, information about the survey methods, and data tables. A letter to parents, screening form, consent form, and parent questionnaire are also included. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Dental care, Dental caries, Dental insurance, Dental sealants, Elementary schools, Health status, Oral health, Population surveillance, Preventive health services, School age children, Screening, South Dakota, State surveys, Statistical data, Trends

South Dakota Department of Health. 2014. Fluoride and water: What parents should know [upd.]. [Pierre, SD]: South Dakota Department of Health, 2 pp.

Annotation: This brochure for parents and other caregivers provides information about fluoride and oral health in children, with particular emphasis on fluoride in drinking water. Topics include why children need fluoride; how much they need; where they can get it (drinking tap water, toothpaste and rinses, fluoride treatments); and ways to prevent them from getting too much.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Children, Community health services, Disease prevention, Fluorides, Oral health, Preventive health services, South Dakota, Water

South Dakota Department of Social Services. 2014. Joint Powers Agreement between South Dakota Department of Social Services, Division of Medical Services and South Dakota Department of Health, Division of Health and Medical Services. , 3 pp.

Annotation: This Joint Powers Agreement is between (1) the South Dakota Department of Social Services (DSS), Office of Medical Services [T19] and (2) the South Dakota Department of Health (DOH), Division of Health and Medical Services [T5]. It documents the state of South Dakota's response to legislation in Title V and Title XIX of the Social Security Act requiring state Title V programs and Medicaid agencies to develop an interagency agreement to work together. The objective of this agreement is to promote high-quality health care and services for Medical Assistance program recipients.

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchlibrary.org Document Number: SD.1.1.2014.

Keywords: Cooperative agreements, Interagency cooperation, Medicaid, South Dakota, State MCH programs, State agencies

South Dakota Department of Health. 2014. The oral health of South Dakota's third grade children compared to the general U.S. third grade population. Pierre, SD: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 4 pp. (Data brief)

Annotation: This brief presents information on the prevalence of tooth decay experience and untreated decay in the primary and permanent teeth of children in third grade in South Dakota compared to the general U.S. third grade population. It also describes the prevalence of dental sealants. Additional contents include information about oral health disparities, data source and methods, definitions, and data by selected characteristics.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Dental care, Dental caries, Dental sealants, Health care disparities, Health disparities, Health status, Oral health, Prevalence, Preventive health services, School age children, Screening, South Dakota, State surveys, Statistical data

Clark J. 2013. Snapshot of oral health in South Dakota. Pierre, SD: South Dakota Department of Health, 27 pp.

Annotation: This report presents data on state epidemiological capacity to monitor trends over time and document improvements in oral health among the residents of South Dakota. Topics include child and adult oral health, state demographics, health professional shortages, access to oral health care, mobile services, Healthy People 2020, early care guidelines, chronic disease and oral health, oral cancer, and water fluoridation. Sources and references; reports on surveillance, prevention, workforce, and disease burden; and conclusions are provided.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Adolescents, Adults, American Indians, Cancer, Children, Chronic illnesses and disabilities, Disease prevention, Fluorides, Health objectives, Infants, Low income groups, Oral health, Population surveillance, Pregnant women, Prevention programs, South Dakota, State surveys, Statistical data, Trends, Water, Work force

South Dakota Department of Health. 2012. The oral health of South Dakota's Head Start children: Basic screening survey. [Pierre, SD]: South Dakota Department of Health, [Oral Health Program], 7 pp.

Annotation: This report describes the first oral health survey of preschool-age children in South Dakota, which was conducted with a sample population of whom most were enrolled in Head Start. The report presents information on the presence of tooth decay, decay experience, and untreated decay, as well as on the urgency of need for oral health care. Additional topics include child demographics and oral health status and parent-survey data.

Contact: South Dakota Department of Health, Oral Health Program, 600 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre, SD 57501-2536, Telephone: (605) 773-3361 Secondary Telephone: (800) 733-2301 Web Site: http://doh.sd.gov/prevention/oralhealth Available from the website.

Keywords: Early childhood caries, Head Start, Oral health, Screening, South Dakota, State surveys, Statistical data, Young children

Eilers WB. 2010. Boys' Health Advocacy Program [Final report]. Rapid City, SD: Youth and Family Services, Inc., 22 pp., plus appendices.

Annotation: This report describes a program to address access to health care services for at-risk boys in Rapid City, South Dakota who have urgent or unmet health care requirements or do not receive routine health care from March 2005 through February 2010. Also included in the report is an outline of the methodology, evaluation, results, dissemination/utilization of results, future plans and followup, as well as a list of publications and products. Goals and objectives are also discussed. Attached to the report is a copy of the 2009-2010 program evaluation report. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown University, Telephone: (202) 784-9770 E-mail: mchgroup@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchlibrary.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Barriers, Final reports, Health services delivery, Male children, South Dakota

National Institute for Health Care Management. 2008. Pediatric mental health care: Strategies to integrate early identification and treatment into primary care. [Washington, DC]: National Institute for Health Care Management,

Annotation: This webinar, held on December 4, 2009, focused on strategies to integrate early identification and treatment of mental problems and disorders into primary care. Topic include the current state of children's mental health care, using the Bright Futures Guidelines to promote mental health, an attention deficit disorder management program for children in primary care, and the South Dakota Children's Mental Health Initiative. Speakers included Nancy Chockley, founding president and CEO of the National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM); Kathryn Santoro, program manager at NIHCM Foundation; James M. Perrin, professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and director of the Division of General Pediatrics and the Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy at the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children.

Contact: National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation, 1225 19th Street, N.W., Suite 710, Washington, DC 20036, Telephone: (202) 296-4426 Fax: (202) 296-4319 E-mail: http://www.nihcm.org/contact Web Site: http://www.nihcm.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Attention deficit disorder, Child health, Early intervention, Health care, Health promotion, Mental health, Primary care, Programs, Service integration, South Dakota, Treatment

Methamphetamine Awareness and Prevention Project, South Dakota. [2006]. Meth mouth. Sioux, SD: Prairie View Prevention Services,

Annotation: This fact sheet presents information on oral-health related issues associated with methamphetamine (meth) abuse. Topics include meth ingredients and method of use, direct and side effects of meth and lifestyle choices of individuals who abuse it, symptoms of abuse and what precautions oral health professionals should take when treating an individual who abuses meth, and helping health workers diagnose meth abuse. Images of oral cavity damage due to meth abuse are also included.

Contact: Methamphetamine Awareness and Prevention Project, South Dakota, Prairie View Prevention Services, , Sioux Falls, SD , Telephone: (605) 331-5724 Secondary Telephone: (800) 343-9272 Fax: (605) 331-5725 Web Site: http://www.mappsd.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Oral health, Program descriptions, Resources for professionals, South Dakota, Substance abuse

Sumption and Wyland. 2005. South Dakota Dental Association focus group report: Pediatric dental care access and practice. [Sioux Falls, SD]: Sumption and Wyland, 6 pp.

Annotation: This report provides results of a May 2005 survey of a focus group of South Dakota dentists and dental office staff. Issues described in the report include (1) a bias against Medicaid recipients, (2) how reimbursement and regulation rules deter health professionals from serving Medicaid recipients, (3) the importance of prevention education, (4) the challenge of collaborating with the medical community, and (5) new resources needed to meet the needs of children and adults. The report also includes focus group questions.

Contact: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Telephone: (202) 784-9771 E-mail: OHRCinfo@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchoralhealth.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Dental care, Focus groups, Medicaid, Professional personnel, Provider surveys, South Dakota, State surveys

Knecht P. 2005. [South Dakota final report]: Follow-up activities to EHS/HS state/territorial oral health forums. [Aberdeen, SD: South Dakota Head Start Association], 2 pp.

Annotation: This final report describes activities related to organizing and interviewing a focus group of dentists and dental office staff in South Dakota to learn how their attitudes and actions can create a barrier to care for underserved children. The focus group members offered comments, opinions, and recommendations for the purpose of making the dental appointment and referral processes more effective. A report on the focus group comments and additional follow-up activities are provided. [Funded in part by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Telephone: (202) 784-9771 E-mail: OHRCinfo@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchoralhealth.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Conferences, Early Head Start, Final reports, Head Start, Oral health, South Dakota, State initiatives

[South Dakota Oral Health Coalition]. 2003. South Dakota Oral Health/Head Start Summit. [Sioux Falls, SD: South Dakota Oral Health Coalition], 4 pp.

Annotation: This report describes the Head Start oral health summit held on March 12, 2003, in Chamberlain, South Dakota. Part 1 discusses oral health challenges for children enrolled in Head Start in South Dakota, provides a picture of oral health in the state, and reviews projects initiated by the South Dakota Oral Health Coalition. Part 2 describes the topics addressed at breakout sessions on expanding access for children. These topics include mobile dental units and other prevention activities, dental workforce recruitment, expanding access for children with special health care needs, collaboration between medical and oral health care providers, and sources of funding for innovative programs. An action plan and next steps are outlined. [Funded in part by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Telephone: (202) 784-9771 E-mail: OHRCinfo@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchoralhealth.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Child health, Children, Children with special health care needs, Conferences, Head Start, Initiatives, Oral health, Outreach, Prevention, Program descriptions, Recruitment, South Dakota

Sumption and Wyland. 2002. South Dakota dental health strategies: Improving oral health in South Dakota. Sioux Falls, SD: Sumption and Wyland, 25 pp.

Annotation: This report describes a one-day strategy meeting of public oral health, public policy, medicine, and advocacy constituencies in South Dakota. The meeting identified the status of oral health care in the state, concerns with care access, and change in oral health service resources in South Dakota now and in the future. The report outlines the discussions on challenges facing the state, issues and recommendations for action, next steps, and synopses of the keynote presentations. The appendices provide a list of planning committee members, the meeting agenda, a list of summit attendees, printed presentation slides and handouts, and a fact sheet on oral health care in South Dakota.

Contact: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Telephone: (202) 784-9771 E-mail: OHRCinfo@georgetown.edu Web Site: https://www.mchoralhealth.org Available from the website.

Keywords: Access to health care, Children, Conferences, Families, Oral health, Program development, South Dakota, State programs

Zweig JM, Van Ness A. 2001. The national study of Girl Neighborhood Power: An out-of-school program for Girls ages 9 to 14. Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 65 pp.

Annotation: This final report examines the types of activities that are being offered through the Girl Neighborhood Power (GNP) program and evaluates if the GNP assists girls in living healthier lives. Sections include an executive summary, an introduction to the program and report, a description of the study methodology used, program dosage and impact hours, the difference that GNP makes in the lives of girls, community partners, and a study summary. A list of references is provided. In addition, there are three appendices that provide information and figures of community grantee structures; background information about the measures in the Survey for Girls; and the letter of permission to use the survey in the report. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]

Contact: Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Telephone: (202) 833-7200 Fax: (202) 467-5775 E-mail: http://www.urban.org/about/contact.cfm Web Site: http://www.urban.org $11.00, plus shipping and handling; also available from the website.

Keywords: Adolescent development, After school programs, Case studies, Community programs, Females, Low income groups, Pennsylvania, Program evaluation, South Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Youth services

Howell EM, Zimmerman B, Closter E. 1999. Infant mortality prevention in American Indian communities: Northern Plains Healthy Start. Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research, 94 pp.

Annotation: This report summarizes the results of the evaluation of the Northern Plains Healthy Start program during its demonstration phase. This program covers nineteen American Indian tribal organizations in four states (North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa). Chapter two of the report provides an overview of the Northern Plains Indian communities, and the issues and concerns that led to developing the program. Chapter three provides an overview of the program as designed and implemented. Chapter four presents data on client characteristics and service use from the Minimum Data Set (MDS) client data system and the postpartum survey. Chapter five presents trends in infant mortality and other birth outcomes for the Northern Plains and its two comparison areas. The final chapter presents conclusions and lessons learned from the Northern Plains Healthy Start experience.

Contact: Mathematica Policy Research, P.O. Box 2393, Princeton, NJ 08543-2393, Telephone: (609) 799-3535 Contact Phone: (609) 799-3535 Fax: (609) 799-0005 E-mail: info@mathematica-mpr.com Web Site: http://www.mathematica-mpr.com Available from the website.

Keywords: American Indians, Evaluation, Healthy Start, Indian Health Service, Infant mortality, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, Prevention programs, South Dakota

Huertas A Jr, Sullivan C. 1995. Safe schools within safe communities: A regional summit in the heartland. Oak Brook, IL: North Central Regional Educational Laboratory, 19 pp. (Policy briefs: Special report; October 1995)

Annotation: This report documents a seminar where information was shared about existing violence prevention policies, legislation, resources, success stories, and state initiatives. Those attending developed a long-range, coordinated state policy agenda and action plan for safe schools. The keynote speech, Minnesota's plan of action, selected community examples, and the summaries of the attending states' action planning session are included in this report.

Keywords: Budgeting, Budgets, Iowa, Juvenile delinquents, Juvenile justice, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Regional programs, School safety, South Dakota, Violence prevention

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This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.