Patient Rights

  1. The patient has the right to considerate and respectful care.
  2. The patient has the right to obtain from his/her provider complete, current information concerning his/her diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis in terms the patient can be reasonably expected to understand. Effort will be made to provide an interpreter if needed.
  3. The patient has the right to receive from his/her provider information necessary for an informed consent prior to the start of a procedure or treatment.
  4. The competent patient has the right to refuse treatment to the extent permitted by law, and to be informed of the medical consequence of his/her decision.
  5. The patient has the right to privacy and assurance that all communications and records pertaining to his/her care should be treated as confidential, within the federal guidelines.
  6. The patient has the right to obtain information as to any relationship of his/her hospital to other health care and educational institutions insofar as his/her care is concerned.
  7. The patient has the right to be advised and may refuse if YKHC proposes to engage in or perform experimental treatment affecting his/her care.
  8. The patient has the right to expect reasonable continuity of care.
  9. The patient has the right to know what hospital rules and regulations apply to his/her conduct as a patient.
This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal PHS deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

Contact YKHC

YUKON-KUSKOKWIM HEALTH CORPORATION 

Box 528, Bethel, Alaska 99559

Phone: 907-543-6000
YKHC Medicaid Travel: 907-543-6625
Email: info@ykhc.org
Media Inquiries: publicrelations@ykhc.org

ACCESS YOUR MEDICAL INFORMATION 

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 MyYKHealthEnroll@ykhc.org.

RESOURCE LIBRARY

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 OUTPATIENT CLINICS

Bethel or a cell phone:
907-543-6442

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

DENTAL CLINIC
907-543-6229

OPTOMETRY CLINIC
907-543-6336

SUB-REGIONAL CLINICS
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.

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