ICTMN Staff
6/1/16
Add Rapid City’s Sioux San Hospital to the list of Indian Health Service (IHS) hospitals threatened by the federal government with imminent closure and or critical loss of funding...
Roger Birdbear
5/21/16

The problems within the Indian Health Service (IHS) are well known. The Senate Special Committee on Indian Affairs held a hearing in February on the problems facing IHS, and have posted a video of the hearing, available on the Committee’s website....

Mark Fogarty
5/12/16
The federal Government Accountability Office has rapped the Indian Health Service for not setting national standards or overseeing waiting times at its facilities, meaning it canno...
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Tanya H. Lee
5/6/16
In 1985, a government report for the first time documented disparities in health and mortality between black and other minority groups in the U.S. and whites...
David Rooks
5/2/16
A lawsuit filed on behalf of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe last Thursday asks “the federal court to step in and exercise some control over the dysfunctional IHS (Indian Health Service) e...
Tanya H. Lee
4/25/16
Mary L. Smith, Cherokee, took over as principal deputy director of the Indian Health Service in March, succeeding Robert McSwain, North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians...
David Rooks
4/18/16
In a press release on Thursday, U.S...
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Steve Russell
4/14/16
Diabetes mellitus is a terrible disease that can cause disability and death if not carefully managed...
Mark Trahant
3/31/16
TRAHANT REPORTS – Who’s winning Indian country this presidential election season? On social media it is an intense debate. Sen...

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