South Dakota Community Roundtable

Roundtable Topic: Access and Utilization of Health Services

Community Roundtable Goal: Promote increased integration of cancer and chronic disease efforts by convening key stakeholders and strengthening relationships at the state level.



Area Health Education Center (AHEC): Northeast South Dakota AHEC

Date: Tuesday, July 28

Time: 12:30PM - 4:30PM

Location: Cedar Shore Resort, Oacoma, SD



Year 1 Roundtable Strategy (2015): Community-Clinical Linkages

Workgroup topics:

  1. Community Health Workers and Patient Navigators

  2. Stanford Model of Chronic Disease Self-Management Program



Year 1 intended outcomes: 

  1. Deeper and common understanding of how chronic disease and cancer efforts can be integrated.

  2. Commitments from Northeast SD AHEC, CCC coalitions, chronic disease groups and community stakeholders to develop and implement strategies to address access to physical activity and nutrition interventions and resources in South Dakota.

  3. Consensus on an initial plan of action to increase access and utilization of health services in South Dakota by strengthening community-clinical linkages.