Refine Search

My Turn: Walker on Medicaid expansion: It's time

...first three months of this year, Medicaid helped 4,065 Alaskans manage their diabetes; 284 Alaskans received life-saving dialysis services; 628 women had mammograms for early detection of breast cancer; and nearly 4,000 Alaskans received home health...
Dialysis health care class available

Fresenius Medical Care Reifenstein Dialysis Center is hosting a treatment able to stay alive is to undergo dialysis treatment three days a week - for 3 to 5 hours each treatment. Dialysis is the process of cleansing the blood...
Dialysis center will keep kidney patients in Juneau

...Renal Care Group Alaska opens a kidney dialysis center in Juneau early next spring...larger Nashville-based chain of kidney dialysis centers, will put up the rest of the...90 percent of their kidney function, dialysis is used to keep patients healthy. Kidney...
Bartlett, patients seek dialysis center for Juneau

...Regional Hospital Foundation hopes to establish a dialysis center in Juneau. Because of the lack of a treatment...forced to move to communities that can provide dialysis, or must perform dialysis at home, said foundation Director Charlotte Richards...
Reifenstein donation helps establish dialysis center

...Bartlett Regional Hospital Foundation to start a dialysis center in the Mendenhall Mall. She hopes it will...very needy population of folks that have to be on dialysis." Dialysis is used to treat people with complete kidney failure...
Lawmakers discuss right-to-die legislation

...hearing on the bill because he had a personal connection to the issue. At 103 years old, his father opted against kidney dialysis, and at 104 years old told hospice workers that he was ready to go. They could provide morphine to ease his pain, but not...
State | AK legislature
Black golfer recognized for breaking first racial barriers on the links the White House. He visited Clinton there during his presidency and calls Clinton "my man."Age and thrice-weekly dialysis have taken their toll on Sifford. It's been years since he's felt the soul satisfying click of the club face's sweet...
Beta Sigma Phi to host dessert, art auction

...service project at the Reifenstein Kidney Dialysis Center. The nonacademic sorority has...displayed in the center or auctioned. The dialysis center opened in May in the Krogstad's mother was on kidney dialysis for three years before she died. It was...
This WeeK
Friends arranging for kidney transplant

...describing the gut wrenching kidney dialysis he has gone through three days a week...or strong," Kahklen said. "I do (dialysis) or I die. I was in shock (when Vidic...rare flare-up, Kahklen has been on dialysis since. He recalled 61/2 years of dialysis...
Calvin Raymond Crawford

...Cal was especially close to Patricia's late father, Murlin "Mike" Everson; and was diligent in transporting Mike to his dialysis appointments on time; and at times on a moment's notice if an early morning slot opened for Mike. If Cal said he would...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback