YKHC Outpatient Clinics, Pharmacy, and administrative offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in observance of Independence Day.
Family Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Behavioral Health and Specialty Clinics will be closed. The Emergency Room will be open!
When you are involved with the walk, you are a part of promoting good mental health. Both good physical and good mental health are necessary for overall well-being of each individual. And, both can have, at times, life or death critical urgency.
Congratulations to Amanda Wise, Health Aide of the Month (February) from the village of Lower Kalskag. Field Supervision coordinator and Health Aide program administrator, Andrea Thomas stated “Amanda shows a lot of dedication to her patients. She stays in the clinic with patients and makes sure they get the care they need.
Behavioral Health is looking for five community members in the YK Delta to attend the Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) course in Dillingham. Ideal candidates should enjoy travel, working with people, and Yup’ik speaking candidates are preferred. Travel and expenses are paid, but this is not a full-time paid position. Ideal candidates should be… Read More »
Across the board, Alaska has one of the highest per capita alcohol consumption rates in the nation and the widespread presence of alcohol dependence and alcohol abuse, at 14 percent, is twice the national average of seven percent.