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Measles case confirmed in Fairbanks

Published on June 10, 2015

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.

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PATC Fire Reward Increased

Published on June 2, 2015

$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.

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Provider Profile: Vicki Lear, PA

Published on May 19, 2015

Meet Vicki Lear, our PA in St. Mary’s.

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Bird flu surveillance returns

Published on May 18, 2015

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.

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Dump the Bucket Campaign

Published on May 18, 2015

YKHC’s Office of Environmental Health & Engineering (OEHE) staff recently launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds to build and pilot-test a greywater recycling system.

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CEO Financial Viability Report

Published on May 12, 2015

As you will recall, our financial turnaround began in May of 2014. Since then we have posted a positive corporate gain each and every month for 12 months in a row!

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Board and Staff open Centering Pregnancy building

Published on April 27, 2015

YKHC board members toured the new Centering Pregnancy building April 22 at a small ribbon cutting ceremony and open house.

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Tribal Gathering XXII Recap

Published on April 10, 2015

A special evening presentation on March 31 with renowned Native architect Johnpaul Jones set the tone for YKHC’s twenty-second annual Tribal Unity Gathering, emphasizing the continued importance of culture, language and traditions in designing health care programs and services.

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Welcome to YKHC Tribal Gathering 2015

Published on March 30, 2015

YKHC’s annual Tribal Gathering begins Tuesday, March 31. The community is invited to join renowned architect Johnpaul Jones for a talk on “Elements of Cultural Planning” at the Bethel Cultural Center.

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Provider Profile: Alyssa Condon, PA

Published on March 16, 2015

Meet PA Alyssa Condon, YKHC’s lead for the clinical aspects of RAVEN–our electronic health record system, a sort of liaison between the providers who use the system and the “back-end” of it.

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