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IHS announces new awards of Alaska's Tribal Health providers

...but an unknown number are still in limbo. IHS Acting Director Yvette Roubideaux sent a...responsibilities, such as health care. Now, the IHS is working to repay those groups for prior...for their full costs, and last week, the IHS announced more than $193 million in settlements...
IHS to pay Alaska Tribal health providers $193 million from the Indian Health Service, or IHS, Sen. Mark Begich announced April 25...act, authorized entities contract with IHS to operate health care programs ranging...from 32 organizations, according to the IHS website.Southcentral Foundation will receive...
Contributing to a healthy economy

...annually for a minimum of 20 years. Peterson-Nyren said the Dena'ina Wellness Center may have been possible without the IHS Award, but it probably wouldn't have the scope or number of services currently offered. The funds from the award support...
What others say: More jobs available, but paying less

...since the economic recovery began in June 2009.On Monday, the U.S. Conference of Mayors released a report, prepared by IHS Global Insight, noting that U.S. payroll employment reached an all-time high this spring, finally surpassing the prerecession...
New Dena'ina Wellness Center opens operate the health care facility. The tribe agreed to design, construct and equip the building under its agreement with IHS, according to its website. Thus far the tribe has received more than $10 million in federal appropriations to pay for staff...
Ketchikan Natives seek local hospital care

...moratorium prevents tribes from withdrawing funding from regional hospitals. KIC has filed an appeal with the IHS office in Washington, D.C. The IHS board is expected to make a decision March 6 or set a deadline for their decision. White said KIC will...
It is an economic must: Health reform will boost economy, address Alaska priorities

...makes a good start with a proposed increase of $454 million for IHS. This funding will support tribes as they work to administer...local level and, when needed, pay for needed care outside the IHS system. Finally, we need to work to improve veterans' access...
Study says Pebble Mine would impact Alaska's economy considerably

...professor of economics at the University of Alaska's Institute of Social and Economic Research. The economic analysis firm IHS Global Insight completed the study; Alaska-based economic research firm McDowell group contributed to it.The report says...
Rig gets a new name

...first to submit it. Marker read about the contest and heard about it from a report on KTVA CBS news. He is the sole employee of IHS, Inc. on the Peninsula, a global information company with ties to energy that employs 5,100 people worldwide. "I thought...

...upcoming ANWR debate in the Senate Feb. 26, 2002 The Anchorage Daily News blasts proposal to cut state's Kid Care program IHS doctors disciplined for sexual misconduct, medical errors


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