Mark Trahant
3/11/14
The challenge in health care can be boiled down to two ideas: Improve the quality and cut the costs. It’s a fact that the U.S...
Mark Trahant
11/19/13
The State of Alaska had a busy week. There are only so many ways to demonstrate contempt for Alaska Natives. Yet the state seemed to find many ways. Logic be damned...
Jacqueline Pata
5/18/13

The “dental divide”—the absence of services and access to dental health services in low income communities—is real, especially in Indian country....

Stephanie Woodard
10/10/12
It feels like wartime,” says Diane Garreau, a child-welfare official on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation, in South Dakota, speaking of the youth-suicide epidemic sweeping India...
Richard Walker
10/28/11
Three health systems serving rural Native populations are receiving funds to install broadband networks and upgrade to electronic health records systems, which will improve the sto...
ICTMN Staff
9/27/11
Roald Helgesen (Courtesy of SEARHC) Roald Helgesen will assume the chief executive officer position of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) in mid-December, reported ...
ICTMN Staff
8/8/11
Kathy Balasko, manager of Alaska's dental health aide therapist program, run by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), recently received a high honor from the Indian H...
Mark Trahant
7/26/11
Bethel, Alaska—Conan Murat has a tough schedule...
ICTMN Staff
8/2/11
Alaskans can now receive a home-test kit for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in an anonymous envelope—complete with instructions, a unique identification number and a prepaid ...

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