• North Dakota and South Dakota programs have both announced that they are expanding reimbursement for telehealth visits that originate in a patient’s home.
        • Click here for guidance on prescribing controlled substances via telehealth. - UPDATED March 25, 2020
        • Here is the North Dakota BCBS Guidance. - UPDATED March 24, 2020
        • Here is the North Dakota Medicaid Guidance for telehealth. - UPDATED March 17, 2020
        • Here is the South Dakota Medicaid Guidance for telehealth. - UPDATED March 16, 2020
For those health centers that are working to quickly stand up a telehealth program, please feel free to reach out to Kyle Mertens at [email protected] or 605-351-0604. He is also planning an open discussion on telehealth that will allow health centers to share questions, concerns, barriers and best practices. 


      • OSHA Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19  - UPDATED March 2020 
      • OHSA issued temporary enforcement guidance on health care respiratory protection annual fit-testing for N95 filtering facepieces during the COVID-19 outbreak. - UPDATED March 14, 2020
      • For information on preserving your PPE supply, click here - UPDATED March 6, 2020
      • All requests for PPE from the South Dakota Department of Health (SDDOH) must be emailed to [email protected], faxed to 605-773-5942, or called into 605-773-3048 to ensure prioritization and coordination of requests
      • All requests for PPE and other supplies in North Dakota should be done through the ND Health Alert Network (HAN) Asset catalog system at http://hanassets.nd.gov/.