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Board of Directors buy out Gene Peltola’s contract, Appoint Dan Winkelman as new CEO

Published on January 17, 2014

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 on Monday, January 20, 2014

MLK Jr Day – Hospital Closure Notice

Published on January 16, 2014

YKHC outpatient clinics and administrative offices will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther…

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President/CEO Announces Retirement

Published on January 3, 2014

President/CEO Gene Peltola announced his retirement to the YKHC Board of Directors last month, indicating his final day will be April 30, 2014.


Affordable Care Act – Tribal Member Exemptions

Published on December 23, 2013

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.


Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation announces 2014 Luminary Award recipients

Published on December 18, 2013

The Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation (HANF), the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium’s (ANTHC) charitable arm,…

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YKHC Offices Closed for Traditional Chief’s Day

Published on December 6, 2013

In observance of Traditional Chiefs Day, on Friday December 13th. YKHC Outpatient Clinics, Pharmacy and…

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Beverly Hoffman Honored as Luminary Community Spirit Award Recipient at 2013 Raven’s Ball Gala

Published on March 29, 2013

Congratulations to Bethel’s Beverly Hoffman, recipient of the Healthy Alaska Native Foundation’s 6th Annual Raven’s…


Spring is Here – Some tips on how to enjoy it Y-K Delta Style

Published on March 21, 2013

It’s the first day of spring. Here are some tips to celebrate it Y-K Delta…


24th Annual Smile Alaska Style Contest

Published on March 21, 2013

The YKHC Dental Prevention Services Department will be at Camai Festival this weekend on Saturday March 23, 2013 from 12 Noon to 3 p.m. hosting the 24th Annual Smile Alaska Style photo contest.


Diabetes Alert Day—March 26, 2013

Published on March 15, 2013

Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose (sugar) levels are above normal. Diabetes can cause serious health complications including heart disease, blindness, kidney failure, and lower-extremity amputations. Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. The YK Delta is seeing an increase of Type 2 diabetes.