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YK Regional Hospital in Top 15%

YK Delta Regional Hospital has been recently recognized by the Health Information Management Systems Society for YKHC’s remarkable achievement in reaching Stage 6 in successful adoption of it’s Electronical Medical Record system, R.A.V.E.N., which stands for Record And Verification Electronic Network.   In a July memo addressed to President/CEO Dan Winkelman by HIMSS President/CEO and… Read More »

Sudan Gala raises $14K

The 7th Annual Sudan Gala raised over $14,0000 last week on August 19th. Numerous community organizers host the annual gala in a grass roots planning effort out of support to YKHC’s very own Dr. Jill Seaman and her medical relief work in the south Sudan community of Old Fangak.Seaman, who has worked as a locum… Read More »

Mock Disaster & Mass Casualty Drill

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Public Notice & Advisory The general public should be aware that YKHC, in collaboration with many regional agencies is scheduling a disaster drill and exercise taking place today, Thursday, July 31st. Remember, this is an exercise and learning experience that will not only test emergency pressure placed on our health care delivery system, but more… Read More »

Parnell signs legislation in Bethel

L to R – Natasha Pineda, Program Officer representing Recover Alaska, along with Rep. Bob Herron, Sen. Lyman Hoffman and DHSS Commissioner Bill Streur look on as Governor Parnell signs HCR 19.
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Governor Addresses Bethel Chamber of Commerce, Signs Legislation July 17, 2014, Bethel, Alaska – Recognizing Alaska’s critical role in the Arctic, Governor Sean Parnell today signed House Joint Resolution 24, urging the U.S. Department of State to consider the State of Alaska’s priorities as it holds the position of chair of the Arctic Council. Those priorities include… Read More »