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Alaska's high health care costs

...replacement and bariatric surgery. About 25 people have flown out of state for surgeries this year so far, Coon...startling. For one surgery in late October (a...estimate of an Alaska surgery versus one at St. John's...conditions and planned major surgeries. In May, the company...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-15/alaskas-high-health-care-costs
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Life in the Pedestrian Lane: Payback ...

...what goes around, etc.You may remember a few years ago in this space I recounted the adventure of recuperating from major surgery in the care of two merciless sons and their father. Much to our dismay, Hubby found himself in that circumstance in October...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-11-14/life-in-the-pedestrian-lane-pay
Community

...Bulls star Derrick Rose will have surgery on his left eye after being elbowed in...Tuesday in a release. He is scheduled for surgery on Wednesday, and a timetable for his...Bulls player.Mike Dunleavy Jr. had back surgery Friday and is expected to miss eight to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-09-29-1
Three-time cancer survivor Becky Zaverl tells her story

...Zaverl said. Zaverl underwent two surgeries to remove both thyroids and was started...Zaverl opted not to have reconstructive surgery, and said that, while she felt like...made the decision to have reconstructive surgery. Zaverl is happy with the results and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-26-0
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...waiting for Derrick Rose to return from surgery.This time it is his left eye socket...away should be much shorter.Rose had surgery to repair a left orbital fracture Wednesday...this."Note: Gasol said he had sinus surgery in June to address the chronic sinusitis...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/andrew-seligman/2015-09-30
UPDATE: Funny River man improving after bear attack

2 p.m.: Funny River resident Danny High underwent surgery Monday morning after being attacked by a brown bear near his home on Sunday, his wife said. "His condition is serious but improving...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-14/man-attacked-by-brown-bear-in-funny-
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Funny River man in recovery after bear attack

...recovering after suffering major injuries from a brown bear attack near mile 11 of Funny River Road on Sunday.Danny High underwent surgery Monday morning, his wife said."His condition is serious but improving," Janice High said, declining to comment on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-14/funny-river-man-in-recovery-after-be
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Surgery Center of Kenai seeks transfer agreement with CPH

The Surgery Center of Kenai recently opened its doors...Gear, vice president of the outpatient surgery center, said because Central Peninsula...what we're trying to do here." The surgery center is a Class C minor outpatient facility...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-24/surgery-center-of-kenai-seeks-transf
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Other principles to consider in surgery center agreement

...by the current refusal of granting a transfer agreement to Surgery Center of Kenai. 1. Competition. This is what makes the...for the same procedures that can (and should) be done in a surgery center. State and Federal taxpayers are picking up the difference...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-11/other-principles-to-consi
Letters
Officials divided over national surgery center trends, merits

...cost of outpatient surgeries. But the successful business model surgery centers enjoyed...foot ambulatory surgery center in Kenai...800 outpatient surgeries per year in the...cost of outpatient surgeries and prevent medical...are fighting the surgery center idea on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-02-25/officials-divided-over-national-surg
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