David Compton grew up in the Baltimore area where his early interest in science prompted enough people to say he ought to be a doctor that the idea took root.
During the month of June, the youth at McCann Treatment Center were allowed to catch Kings for McGrath, Red Devil, and Nicolai.
Starting August 1, 2015, YKHC will be implementing a policy where patients who do not have their CIB or tribal card on file may receive a bill, charging them for direct care expenses at YKHC.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s effort to pass 23 acres of IHS land to YKHC in Bethel paid off with the unanimous passage of S.230 in the U.S. Senate.
The one-month “Dump the Bucket” Indiegogo campaign undertaken by YKHC’s Office of Environmental Health and Engineering has ended. Although we did not reach our goal, we received tremendous support for the project and raised $8,235.
More than 15 architects and design consultants were on the YKHC campus the week of June 8 as part of the launch of design phasing for the Dr. Paul John Calricaraq Project, formerly known as the Joint Venture Construction Project.
On June 9, Alaska’s first measles case in more than a decade was confirmed in Fairbanks. State health officials recommend confirming, updating vaccinations for children and adults.
$20,000 Reward Offered for information leading to arrest/conviction regarding PATC Fire. YKHC is still seeking information the public may have about the fire that destroyed the Phillips Ayagnirvik Treatment Center (PATC) that was under construction behind the Bethel Post office.
Meet Vicki Lear, our PA in St. Mary’s.
The US Geologic Survey (USGS) Alaska Science Center and the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation Office of Environmental Health and Engineering (YKHC-OEHE) are collaborating to screen for avian influenza in migratory birds arriving on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.