The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
Sitka’s tale of two hospitals stretches back to World War II. Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital was built in the 1940s while the city opened Sitka Community Hospital in 1956. And between the two facilities, Sitka has two emergency rooms, two obstetrics facilities and two physical therapy centers, among other duplicate services.
CEO Charles Clement says the settlement puts an end to any contentious issues between SEARHC and IHS
SEARHC COO Neumeister anticipates a final decision on Front Street Clinic when the board meeting ends today.
The Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium is closing down its residential drug and alcohol treatment program.
A healthcare organization with thousands of patients in Southeast Alaska expects a massive hit to its budget.