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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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Dr. Paul Kanrilnguq John

Published on March 12, 2015

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

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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 .

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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.

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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.

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Governor Announces Medicaid Expansion and Reform Plan

Published on February 6, 2015

Governor Bill Walker was joined Friday, Feb. 6 by Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson to present the plan for Medicaid expansion and reform.

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Board and Leadership meet with Legislators

Published on February 4, 2015

YKHC President/CEO Dan Winkelman is visiting with the Alaska Legislature this week to advocate for YKHC and Tribal health initiatives that will be under discussion during the session.

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