The YKHC Messenger

The Messenger is published and printed monthly by the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation’s Public Relations Department as a report to Tribal Members. It is mailed to all YK Delta village boxholders and to subscribers at the first of the month. For questions, comments, submission of articles, or subscription information, write to:

Messenger Editor, Media Services
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation
P.O. Box 528
Bethel, Alaska 99559

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The YKHC Messenger Page: Resource Library

Resource Library

Clinical Guidelines. Guidelines are designed for general use for most patients but may need to be adapted to meet the special needs of a specific patient as determined by the patient’s provider. 

Guide to YKHC Medical Practices
Wiki resource and procedure manual for YKHC Clinical Staff orientation.

Healthy Recipes courtesy of YKHC

Peanut Butter Balls

INGREDIENTS 1 cup dry oatmeal 1/4 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup honey or maple syrup 1/2 teaspoon vanilla (optional) 1/2 cup chocolate chips PREPARATION 1.

Salmon Patties

INGREDIENTS Salmon fillet skin and bones removed 1/2 medium sized onion chopped or minced 1/4 cup breadcrumbs or chopped toasted bread 2 tablespoons mustard 1

Berry Water

INGREDIENTS 2 Cups berries 1 Quart water PREPARATION 1. Add berries to water 2. Serve as is or refrigerate