Alaska is one of 24 states that rejected federal dollars to increase access to Medicaid.
$153 million is the huge new settlement for back contract support costs due the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium from the Indian Health Service.
The state’s Department of Health is reporting an increase in sexually transmitted diseases in Alaska.
Alaska ranked 5th in the nation in a recent state scorecard on long-term services for older adults, the disabled, and family caregivers.
The question on atmosphere of trust in the organization scored the lowest
The four largest hospitals in Alaska are facing Medicare payment penalties for the quality of their care.
The Juneau Assembly is considering a ban on e-cigarette vapors in nearly all indoor public spaces.
Universal access to vaccines may be back, with a law that uses the state as a broker between insurance providers and pharmaceutical companies to get a bulk discount.
The Juneau physician finished the ultra-marathon cycling event in 11 days, 18 hours and two minutes
Juneau cyclist Janice Sheufelt is trying to win her second consecutive Race Across America title, and this time she’s doing it solo