tgxxii-gal-unitwork

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.

Read More >>

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.

Read More >>
Alyssa Condon portrait

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.

Read More >>

Tribal Gathering 2015

Published on March 16, 2015

The theme of this year’s Tribal Gathering is Our Health, Our Family, Our Community—Wanguta Assilraigun Naulunritlerkarput in Yup’ik.

Read More >>
SCdata

Sobering Center Eases ER Load

Published on March 16, 2015

A goal was set when the Sobering Center opened in 2011 to reduce the number of intoxicated individuals to the ER to less than four percent. The goal was achieved for the first time in November, 2014, and continues to be met.

Read More >>
airbike

Diabetes Program offers Community Grants

Published on March 16, 2015

YKHC’s Diabetes Prevention & Control Program is currently inviting all communities in the YK Delta to apply for our 2015 Community Activity and Garden Award funds. Application Deadline is April 1, 2015.

Read More >>
Paul John

Dr. Paul Kanrilnguq John

Published on March 12, 2015

Lifetime Honorary YKHC Board Member Dr. Paul “Kangrilnguq” John passes on.

Read More >>
preceptors

Health Aides Complete Preceptorship

Published on March 5, 2015

Over the past several weeks, CHAP instructors have flown to different villages to complete preceptorships for Health Aides. The preceptorship is the final stage of the Health Aide’s education .

Read More >>

VA offering Tribal Vet Training

Published on February 25, 2015

VA Rural Health is recruiting 15 veterans—or those willing to help veterans in the YK region—to attend Tribal Veteran Representative (TVR) training March 26th in Bethel. Deadline to sign up is noon on March 1.

Read More >>
EMS day group

EMS Day at the Legislature

Published on February 20, 2015

Alaska EMS regional coordinators and directors gathered from the seven EMS regions across the state, meeting in Juneau, the week of Feb. 2-6 to collaboratively work on statewide EMS issues.

Read More >>