On Tuesday morning, April 28, 2015, the Alaska Village Electric Cooperative (AVEC) experienced a fire in their oldest and largest generator (#6) sometime after 11:00 a.m. The Emmonak Volunteer Fire Department responded, including their recently trained and newest firefighters.
Lifetime Honorary YKHC Board Member Dr. Paul “Kangrilnguq” John passes on.
Last summer and fall, YKHC submitted a Joint Venture Construction Program (JVCP) proposal to the IHS to construct a new outpatient clinic and renovate the Bethel hospital. Recently, YKHC was notified by IHS that the application was rated number one out of the 37 IHS received from across the United States.
Starting Wednesday, December 24, at noon and continuing through Thursday, December 25, 2014, Bethel’s YKHC hospital, subregional, village clinics and administrative offices will be closed
YKHC and the Calricaraq/Yuuluaqauciq is hosting its 3rd annual Traditional Healing Conference starting Monday, December 1 at the Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center. The theme is Calricaraq Iinruuguq “Calricaraq is Medicine.”
Former Chairman of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC) Ray Alstrom of Marshall passed away this morning, November 24, 2014. Ray served on the YKHC Board of directors since 2000. Nominated by the tribal members of his community, he was elected by his fellow board colleagues to serve as Chairman of the board and served in… Read More »
A Veteran’s Affairs audiologist will be at YK Delta Regional Hospital this weekend, Saturday, August 30th, She will be available to provide audiology testing and hearing aides FOR QUALIFIED Veterans. Appointment will be provided here at the YK Delta Regional hospital with a VA audiologist. If you know a Veteran that is need of a… Read More »
In observance of Labor Day, Monday, September 1, 2014 YKHC Outpatient Clinic, Pharmacy and administrative offices will be closed (including Lab, Dental, Optometry, Behavioral Health & Specialty Clinics). The Emergency Room is open.
YK Delta Regional Hospital has been recently recognized by the Health Information Management Systems Society for YKHC’s remarkable achievement in reaching Stage 6 in successful adoption of its Electronical Medical Record system
The 7th Annual Sudan Gala raised approximately $13,0000 on August 19th.