Call Before Seeking Care

If you or someone in your household has respiratory symptoms, before seeking care call your local village clinic or in Bethel call the COVID-19 hotline at 543-6949. The COVID-19 hotline is staffed Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Ciuniurumauten. Welcome.

The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation, commonly referred to as YKHC, is a Tribal Organization that administers a comprehensive healthcare delivery system for 58 rural communities in southwest Alaska. 

Each of the communities in our service area is home to a federally-recognized Tribe, whose governing council has authorized YKHC to provide health services on behalf of the federal Indian Health Service (IHS). 

YKHC’s healthcare delivery system includes community clinics, sub-regional clinics in five of the area’s larger communities, a regional hospital, dental and optometry services, behavioral health services, substance abuse counseling and treatment, health promotion and disease prevention programs, and environmental health services.

Gold Seal Certified

The Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval.​

18 hours ago

YKHC is actively monitoring information about the omicron variant and continues operations to protect our patients and staff from COVID-19.Because omicron is so new, scientists are still learning about it. Alaska’s Chief Medical Officer shares what we know so far. As we have been during the pandemic, YKHC will continue to share all we know as we know it.Experts recommend COVID-19 vaccination as an important protective measure during the ongoing pandemic. All persons 5 years and older are eligible for vaccination and/or vaccine boosters. To learn more about vaccination and boosters, visit ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

Project Togo, Jr., YKHC's effort to provide COVID-19 vaccination to children ages 5-11 throughout the region, is back in flight this week! Below is the schedule for our teams' travel Nov. 30-Dec. 4. The team will be administering second doses to those who are eligible and first doses to those who signed up. We encourage parents and guardians to get their children vaccinated.- Tuesday, Nov. 30: Chevak, Nunam Iqua, Quinhagak, and Tununak- Wednesday, Dec. 1: Anvik, Grayling, Kotlik, Marshall, and Nunapitchuk- Thursday, Dec. 2: Akiachak, Kasigluk, Kwethluk, and Pilot Station- Friday, Dec. 3: Emmonak, Mtn. Village, and Tuntutuliak- Saturday, Dec. 4: AlakanukTravel is highly weather-dependent and scheduled in partnership with local schools and communities. As a result, same-day travel changes may occur and are out of YKHC's control. If these changes happen, YKHC will notify local clinics, schools, and Tribes. Please reach out to your local clinic for more information. ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

On Monday, Nov. 29, the COVID-19 testing tent in the CHSB parking lot (across from the Bethel hospital) will be closed.All people requiring a COVID-19 test should visit the testing center on the first floor of the hospital from 8am-6pm. Please enter at the main entrance (not the emergency room).If you have any questions, please contact the COVID hotline at 543-6494. Thank you and stay safe and warm. ... See MoreSee Less

Contact YKHC


Box 528, Bethel, Alaska 99559

Phone: 907-543-6000
YKHC Medicaid Travel: 907-543-6625
Media Inquiries:


myYKHealth is an online portal that allows our customers to view medical information and connect with their care team.

To enroll in MyYKHealth or if you have questions about MyYKHealth, call MyYKHealth Enrollment Specialist at 907-543-6947 or Registration at 907-543-6315 or email


Visit the Resource Library to view issues of the Messenger, YKHC publications, provider resources, referral forms, financial statements, retail store and release forms.

Schedule an Appointment


Bethel or a cell phone:

Landline or phone outside Bethel:
1-800-478-3321 ext 6442



Aniak     675-4556
Emmonak     949-3500 
Hooper Bay     758-3500
St. Mary’s      438-3500 
Toksook Bay    427-3500 

In order to ensure we offer timely appointments to all of our patients, we ask customers to register 30 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. If you are unable to keep or make your appointment, please call YKHC Scheduling to cancel or reschedule.