Public Notice & Advisory The general public should be aware that YKHC, in collaboration with many regional agencies is scheduling a disaster drill and exercise taking place today, Thursday, July 31st. Remember, this is an exercise and learning experience that will not only test emergency pressure placed on our health care delivery system, but more… Read More »
Internal memo sent to YKHC workforce written by Dan Winkelman, YKHC President/CEO June 6, 2014 Dear Team, It has been a little over 100 days since I became your President & CEO and I wanted to provide you an update on our 100 Day Plan for Improvements. 100 Day Plan As a reminder, the 100… Read More »
YKHC outpatient clinics and administrative offices will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday on Monday, May 26, 2014. This includes our Subregional clinics, village clinics, and YK Delta Regional Hospital’s Family Medicine/Outpatient clinics, dental, optometry, laboratory, Behavioral Health and Specialty clinics. The Emergency Room will be open.
After nearly 24 years of service to the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation, Gene Peltola and the Board of Directors announced his early retirement as President & CEO
YKHC outpatient clinics and administrative offices will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 20, 2014. This includes our Subregional clinics, village clinics, and YK Delta Regional Hospital’s Family Medicine/Outpatient clinics, dental, optometry, laboratory, Behavioral Health and Specialty clinics. The Emergency Room will be open.
President/CEO Gene Peltola announced his retirement to the YKHC Board of Directors last month, indicating his final day will be April 30, 2014.
Starting in 2014, individuals must have health coverage or pay a tax penalty. In some cases, individuals, including American Indians and Alaska Natives who are eligible to receive services from an Indian Health Care Provider, may be able to receive an exemption from this fee.
The Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation (HANF), the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium’s (ANTHC) charitable arm, will host the seventh annual Raven’s Ball on March 22 at the Hotel Captain Cook. The Raven’s Ball is one of Alaska’s premier black tie parties and dynamic fundraising events. This year’s ball will continue a tradition of success that… Read More »
In observance of Traditional Chiefs Day, on Friday December 13th. YKHC Outpatient Clinics, Pharmacy and administrative offices will be closed including Family Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Laboratory, Behavioral Health and Specialty Clinics. The Emergency Room will be open.
Congratulations to Bethel’s Beverly Hoffman, recipient of the Healthy Alaska Native Foundation’s 6th Annual Raven’s Ball Luminary Awards for Community Spirit. Beverly was honored at a reception with a legislative citation and recognition held Saturday, March 23rd in Anchorage for her dedication in improving the community of Bethel and inspiring the people of the Y-K… Read More »