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Anchorage Resident Patty Ginsburg Receives Prestigious Award from American Lung Association None 
Mat-Su Health Foundation Makes Ten-Year Commitment to Mat-Su Trails and Parks Foundation None 

Mat-Su Health Foundation Makes Ten-Year Commitment to Mat-Su Trails and Parks Foundation

The Mat-Su Health Foundation (MSHF) has increased its annual grant award to the Mat-Su Trails and Parks Foundation to $550,000 per year for ten years.

McDowell Group Adds Health and Economics Expertise None 

McDowell Group Adds Health and Economics Expertise

McDowell Group augmented the firm’s health care and economics expertise with the recent hiring of Rachael DeMarce, Sylvia Craig, and Paul Strickler.

Providence Names New Chief Executive Officer of Providence Alaska Medical Center None 

Providence Names New Chief Executive Officer of Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska has named Ella Goss, MSN, RN, as chief executive officer of Providence Alaska Medical Center effective March 12. As CEO, Goss will oversee operations of Alaska’s largest hospital with 401 beds, nearly 3,000 caregivers and 1,000 affiliated medical staff. She brings to the role more than 25 years of clinical and administrative experience, including 20 years at Providence.

Innovative and Personalized Engagement Platform Helps Alaska Customers Manage Care None 

Innovative and Personalized Engagement Platform Helps Alaska Customers Manage Care

Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska announced the launch of a new engagement platform designed to simplify health care for customers in Alaska, making it easier for patients to find the doctors and medications they need.

Midnight Sun Home Care Names Luz Cruz Staff Director None 

Midnight Sun Home Care Names Luz Cruz Staff Director

Cruz brings over five years of experience in the home health care industry, previously serving as a lead scheduler with Midnight Sun Home Care and Ebenezer Home Care’s office manager.

Filmmakers Bring Integrative Medicine Documentary to Kenai Peninsula None 
Lynden Handles Critical Samples for Ebola Vaccine None 

Lynden Handles Critical Samples for Ebola Vaccine

Lynden International has been assisting government and non-government organizations with transportation and logistics in West Africa since the Ebola crisis in 2014.

Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital Patients Now Have Traditional Food Options None 

Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital Patients Now Have Traditional Food Options

As part of Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital’s (MEH) overarching goal to provide the best care possible to individuals receiving medical care at MEH, the Hospital Nutrition staff, in partnership with NMS, recently began making traditional food options available to inpatients.

Capstone Express Takes the Hassle Out of Healthcare at Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall None 

Capstone Express Takes the Hassle Out of Healthcare at Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall

. A new clinic that opened on Wednesday, Dec. 13 in the Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall plans to take the hassle out of healthcare by giving patrons easy access and less expensive options when it comes to simple treatments and check-ups.