Rob Capriccioso
4/3/14
Native health advocates have been pressing for years for a permanent reauthorization of the Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI), but the federal government says tribes and ...
Rob Capriccioso
1/16/14
For the second year in a row, Indian Health Service (IHS) leadership is confused how federal sequestration will impact its budget, leading to questions of responsibility and compet...
ICTMN Staff
12/6/12
The following are remarks from Kathleen Sebelius, the 21st Secretary of the Department of Health, during President Barack Obama’s fourth annual White House Tribal Nations Conferenc...
Carol Berry
10/18/12
The Indian Health Service (IHS) and its clients face some uncertainty with the advent of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and federal belt-tightening, but continuation of services—eve...
Terri Hansen
1/15/12
There was no word for diabetes in traditional Native languages when the Europeans arrived on this continent...
ICTMN Staff
11/9/11
Several Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) were recently recognized for their effective diabetes treatment and prevention services in American Indian and Alaska Native com...