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Leadership responds to Shageluk tragedy

The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation Senior Leadership team and President/CEO Dan Winkelman today expressed its sympathy to family and friends of two individuals from the Village of Shageluk who died as a result of a tragic event which unfolded in the village in the later evening hours of Tuesday, October 7.

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Medicaid Travel Reimbursements

Alaska Medicaid pays for authorized transportation and lodging services when a Medicaid recipient has to travel to visit a clinic or go to the hospital. According to Alaska state law, the healthcare services must be medically necessary in order to be covered by Medicaid, and the visit must be documented to prove the patient did… Read More »

Kellogg Foundation Visit

A group of 20 individuals visited the YKHC campus and Yuut Elitnaurviat as part of an on-going collaboration with the Kellogg Foundation to learn more about the region’s efforts in fighting tooth decay and to learn more about the Dental Health Aide Therapist (DHAT) training program.

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