South Dakota Telehealth Laws & Reimbursement Policies
Medicaid Telehealth Reimbursement
South Dakota Medicaid provides reimbursement for live video at the same rate as in-person services, under some circumstances. Reimbursement is not provided for store-and-forward or remote patient monitoring services.
The Office of Adult Services and Aging defines "telehealth services" as a home-based health monitoring system used to collect and transmit an individual's clinical data for monitoring and interpretation. However, no further information is provided.
Office of Adult Service and Aging: In-home services, which is defined as including “telehealth services”, may be provided to an individual who demonstrates a need for long-term supports and services through an assessment. Click to see the criteria.
Our telemedicine services can be applied to big cities as well as rural locations. We contract with the highest quality health professionals and partner with hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities throughout the Nation.