Compare Nursing Homes in South Dakota

Find the Best Nursing Homes in South Dakota

Although historically dominated by an agricultural economy and a more rural lifestyle, South Dakota’s diversifying economy has seen the healthcare services industry grow significantly in recent times. As a result, all of South Dakota’s nearly 1 million residents can now find high-quality health in every part of the state. No matter where you are in South Dakota, we can help you find the senior care provider you or your loved one are looking for.

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Key Statistics About South Dakota Nursing Homes

111 Medicare certified facilities



$224 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 16% below the national average.



average Medicare quality rating


Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

67%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

22%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

58%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

12%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

6%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

19%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

16%
National

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