Dental Health Aides


The Dental Health Aide Therapist (DHAT) program is expanding!

Do you like working closely with young people? Do you like to help people?

Do you like travel? Village life? A good full-time indoor job? Are you skilled with your hands?

Would you like a key role in building a better future for our children?

Only two full scholarships will be awarded by YKHC for the 2-year DHAT education program beginning July, 2015.

Application deadline is February 20, 2015. Benefits, stipend, and 4-year payback obligation apply.
For more information about the educational program, visit

Position Summary:

Please click here to apply for the DHAT student opportunity!

As a student, attend all classes and clinical experiences as directed, for one year in Anchorage, and one year in Bethel. Provide clinical dental services within an individually designed scope of practice. Successfully complete the course of education and graduate from the program. Download PDF Flyer here.

For more information, please contact Trisha Patton, DHAT, at (907) 427-3500 or e-mail

DHAT Program
Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation