Legislative Day - february 12, 2019

9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Capitol Lake Visitor Center
Speakers, Meet & Greet with Legislatures, & CEUs offered

Annual conference - September 19-20, 2019
SIoux falls

Board of Directors Meeting: 4-6 PM, September 19
RDN Social: 6-8 PM, September 19
Speakers Event and Lunch: 8AM-4PM, September 20

For those planning events such as socials, legislative days, or conferences, SDAND uses TicketLeap for RSVPs and collecting registration. Please see or request access to the Member’s Only Google Drive for more information on how to access the TicketLeap account.


Other Professional Association Meetings

SDAND works toward collaborations with other ancillary professional groups in South Dakota to deliver continuing education and networking opportunities. Event information will be posted here or sent out via SDAND List Serv when available. See Membership page for List Serv access.


Academy of Family Physicians

South Dakota Diabetes Coalition

Social events

Socials can be planned by any member and are often planned via fundraising/social committee chairs. To find information about upcoming social events, reach out to the Fundraising/Social Committee chairs, email or view the Member Facebook Page.

National Events 

Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo

Public Policy Workshop




Reimbursement & Insurance Coverage in SD


In South Dakota, insurance coverage exists for diabetes, kidney disease (2 appointments/year), and as of December 2018, South Dakota Medicaid covers Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) for up to five hours of service when provided by a RDN or licensed nutritionist. The MNT covered diagnosis codes includes but is not limited to obesity, high cholesterol and other bile acid disorders, Anorexia nervosa, Bulimia nervosa,  underweight, failure to thrive and Celiac disease.

Become an eligible provider with these steps

  1. Apply for an NPI number HERE. After you begin the application, it can take some time to be processed but you will receive an email right away from the website.

  2. Once you have your NPI number, enroll with SD Medicaid HERE.

Find a full bulletin and reimbursable codes HERE


Renew Your License or
File a Complaint

Licensure in the state of South Dakota is handled through the South Dakota Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners (SDBMOE)

To renew your license click HERE

To file a complaint with the SDBMOE click HERE