South Dakota | 2021 | Health Plan Analysis (Event Driven)

South Dakota’s commercial market is dominated by IDN networks Avera Health and Sanford Health along with Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. Sanford Health and Avera Health are the only two insurers offering coverage on the exchanges in 2021. Advocates are pushing for Medicaid expansion through a ballot initiative so that it could possibly be passed with voter support. Medicare Advantage enrollment is not slowing in the state as per Clarivate’s Medicare Advantage forecast.