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Voice of Alaska: Avoid the frenzy - enroll for health coverage early and enroll in health coverage through beginning November 1, 2015. Enrollment for Medicaid/Denali KidCare and for members of federally recognized tribes runs year round. There are many excellent reasons to enroll in health...
Community health care provider faces financial challenges

...out of her reach since she aged out of the state's Denali KidCare insurance program. But then she broke a tooth...those with private insurance, Medicare, Medicaid and Denali KidCare in addition to uninsured and underinsured community...
Prepping for expansion, DHSS works through Medicaid applications

...workload, Kreher said he thinks the division, which also processes applications for the state's food stamp and Denali KidCare programs, among others, will be able to handle the added strain on its resources.The division has cleared the...
Knowles' record shows support for kids, future

Do you use Denali Kidcare? If so, you can thank Tony Knowles for that program. Fully 65...Alaska and he has proven it with his courage to develop programs like Denali KidCare while governor. Concerned about the unfunded mandate of the No...
Mrs. Smalley goes to Washington

...The group was in the visitors gallery when it was passed. The State Children's Health Insurance Program comes to the states to administer similar to a block grant. Alaska has administered its in the past decade through Denali KidCare.
Knowles chief of staff leaving state government

...staff, Ayers said he was proud of what the administration has accomplished in regard to children's issues such as Denali KidCare and Smart Start. He cited the administration's push to get the federal government to lift a ban on oil importation...
Study offers way forward to meet pediatric care needs

...percent of Alaska's children, compared to the national average of 27 percent. Counting the 9,000 available for Denali KidCare, nearly half the children in Alaska -- about 87,000 -- are covered by some form of government funding. "Medicaid...
Senate passes abortion bill program for low-income children and pregnant women. Gov. Sean Parnell had vetoed an expansion of the Denali KidCare program in 2010, saying it paid for abortions.Treasure Mackley, political director of Planned Parenthood Votes...
Waisanen: Consensus-building skills important for our public schools. Healthy children are happy children who can learn and grow into responsible adults. Denali Kidcare should be funded to the maximum federal limit. It is our responsibility to ensure that all children are provided...

...Chugach Electric looks to wind power Davies, Ward among early campaign filers Governor signs bill to tighten Denali KidCare eligibility Juneau man sentenced to more than two years Medical examiner determines doctor's death a suicide...


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