...Hospital board members are only allowed to server three terms.Johnson joins the board after working for the Alaska Division of Public Health for more than 25 years from 1979 to 2004. His two longest-standing supervisions were the statewide EMS...
...slightly to 39th. Despite this slow but steady trend in the right direction, a recent study performed by the Alaska Division of Public Health indicated that more Alaska mothers have been choosing to delay or decline vaccines for their children. This...
ANCHORAGE - The White House on Sunday released lists for each state of potential effects of automatic spending cuts set for Friday. The White House compiled the numbers from federal agencies and its own budget office.
ANCHORAGE - At Scenic Park Elementary in East Anchorage, lunch begins with thundering footsteps and the distribution of plastic-wrapped ham sandwiches, pineapple slices and a three-bean concoction called "Cowboy Confetti.
Dr. Ward Hurlburt, director of the Alaska Division of Public Health, speaks at a tsunami debris panel discussion organized by U.S. Sen.
...but other violent deaths from both assaults and accidents are way down, according to a new report from the Alaska Division of Public Health.The study "Alaska Injury Surveillance Report" was created from data taken from the period 1980 to 2009...
Woman with SARS-like symptoms released; Governor directs DMV to leave offices open; Protected caribou cows, calves released to herd; Finances for Stevens, Young change little
ANCHORAGE - State and federal epidemiologists are urging cruise-ship companies to aggressively sanitize and disinfect their vessels to prevent viruses from spreading among passengers. After a series of viral outbreaks sickened hundreds of cruise passengers this summer, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, the Alaska Division of Public Health and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued new guidelines.
Employee wellness advocates to meet, New travel and salon shop opens downtown & Juneau chamber plans annual dinner
As the nation faces a flu vaccine shortage, Juneau's health care providers are getting only half the vaccine they ordered.
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