In observance of President’s Day—Monday, February 17— YKHC Outpatient Clinics and administrative offices will be closed: Family Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Behavioral Health, Pharmacy and Specialty Clinics. THE EMERGENCY ROOM WILL BE OPEN
Need a new exam, fillings, extraction, or hygiene appointment? YKHC Dental is proud to present our Short Call List. If you can get to the dental department in 15 minutes you can be added to our Short Call List.
YKHC’s Rita Kalistook was named Distinguished Nurse of the Year at the annual March of Dimes banquet held recently in Anchorage. The award goes to nurses who have demonstrated leadership and expertise throughout their careers.
2013 began with a huge change in healthcare delivery with the implementation of RAVEN, the Electronic Health Record. RAVEN, an acronym for Records And Verification Electronic Network, went live on Jan. 28 after two years of preparation and $12 million invested.
In an effort to encourage more Alaskans to get immunized against the flu, the Alaska Division of Public Health will continue waiving the standard $28 administrative fee for the flu vaccine for an additional three months. — DHHS Press Release
Community partners including YKHC, Public Health Nursing, University of Alaska Anchorage Nursing Program, the Lower Kuskokwim School District, and other community members gathered to plan and activate an Incident Command Structure (ICS)-based Mass Dispensing Exercise December 7.
Bethel’s YK Delta Regional Hospital is 6th in the Nation in improving patient readmission rates according to recent CMS Quality Improvement report.
Alaska Congressional Delegation Land Transfer Passes Congress, Benefitting Native Health Efforts. Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium to Get More Land for Improved Care
YKHC’s Behavioral Health Preventative Services Department invites you to attend the Second annual Calricaraq/Yuuluaqauciq Conference to be held January 13-15, 2014 at Yuut Elitnaurviat in Bethel, Alaska.
YKHC Outpatient Clinics and administrative offices will be closed—
Family Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Behavioral Health, Specialty Clinics Pharmacy & Lab. The Emergency Room will be open.