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Voices of Alaska: Medicaid expansion: It's time

...opportunities. It's necessary for Alaskans. Some people have said low-income Alaskans can get health care at community health centers and similar facilities. That's just not practical. These facilities offer only limited services-because without...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-18/voices-of-alaska-medicaid-expansi
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Review: Workload, staffing had impact at Wasilla VA clinic

...2015, about 150 new or established patients who couldn't get timely appointments received care at other community health centers.Murkowski, R-Alaska, called the report scathing and a "confirmation of the worst suspicions" - that some veterans...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-07/review-workload-staffing-had-impact-
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Voices of Alaska: Delegation working on solutions for Alaska VA

...been pressing hard on the VA to partner with community health centers, Native health and private practice providers. The...primary care it outsourced to the Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center. When the VA was told by Secretary Shinseki to stop...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-21/voices-of-alaska-delegation-worki
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Public Health Center to launch community vaccine clinics

The Kenai Public Health Center will introduce the first in a series...decreased, Marsters said public health centers were not always able to vaccinate...appointment, call the Kenai Public Health Center at 907- 335-3400. Reach Megan...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-11/public-health-center-to-launch-commu
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Community health care provider faces financial challenges

...which it was unable to collect payment. The health center receives about $2 million each year in state...not free."PCHS is a federally-qualified health center and community health center, which means that it receives both federal and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-02/community-health-care-provider-faces
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...Wellness Center (335-7500) and Peninsula Community Health Services Dental (283-7759)Kenai Peninsula College Health Center Ninilchik Community Clinic (567-3370)There are free resources available for Alaska adults. Call Alaska's Tobacco...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-12
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...Wellness Center (335-7500) and Peninsula Community Health Services Dental (283-7759)Kenai Peninsula College Health Center Ninilchik Community Clinic (567-3370)There are free resources available for Alaska adults. Call Alaska's Tobacco...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-10
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Prepping for expansion, DHSS works through Medicaid applications

...about 500 people per year complete Medicaid applications, spokesman Jim Strader said. The Front Street Community Health Center declined to comment."We get them from all sorts of places," Kreher said. "Depending on the nature of the source...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-28/prepping-for-expansion-dhss-works-th
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...Wellness Center (335-7500) and Peninsula Community Health Services Dental (283-7759)Kenai Peninsula College Health Center Ninilchik Community Clinic (567-3370)There are free resources available for Alaska adults. Call Alaska's Tobacco...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-15-0
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Contributing to a healthy economy

...services currently offered. The funds from the award support maintenance and operations of the facility. The new health center has also provided the community with new employment opportunities. Peterson-Nyren said that of the 270 employees...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-07/denaina-wellness-center-provides-hea
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