Healthcare is one of Alaska’s fastest growing industries. Because of the state’s lack of infrastructure and its rural nature Alaska’s healthcare systems have found innovative solutions to some of these challenges including telemedicine, healthcare exchanges, traveling healthcare professionals, and mobile clinics. It’s widely acknowledged that healthcare costs are high in Alaska and the state’s key stakeholders continue to explore methods to lower healthcare costs.
Latest Healthcare News
HealtheConnect has added four new staff members to its Alaska team. Nicole Licht was hired as Communications & Engagement Manager. She spent the last six…read more
The Sober Garden at this year’s Downtown Summer Solstice Festival promises to take Solstice festivities up a notch with one of a kind mocktails made by Anchorage’s favorite bartenders.read more
SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) is proud to announce that within one year of welcoming Kari Wilson to Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital as chief nursing officer (CNO), she earned a doctorate of nursing practice (DNP).read more
Eric Gettis has been promoted to Vice President of Clinics for SEARHC. Gettis will have system-wide responsibility for creating standard operating…read more
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority has awarded over $1,145,000 in grants to organizations across the state in the third quarter of fiscal year 2019.read more
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The 2019 Best of Alaska Business Awards
Welcome to the fourth annual Best of Alaska Business Awards! As part of our continuing mission to support Alaska’s business communities, each year we look to you, our readers, to tell us which businesses excel in a range of diverse categories.