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UN tally of Ebola deaths passes 10,000, most in West Africa

...they were too slow to respond to this emergency, allowing Ebola to cross porous borders in a region where broken health systems were unable to stop its spread.A huge global response - including soldiers sent by Britain, the U.S. and other...
Consortium hires Watanabe as health systems analyst

...The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium is pleased to announce that Libby Watanabe has been hired as the health systems analyst for the SEARHC executive offices in Juneau. In her new job, Libby will work closely with SEARHC President...
Alaska editorial: Legality of McGuire's consulting contract doesn't make it right

Did Lesil McGuire break the law in working as a consultant for Providence Health Systems in 2003? Sound off on the important issues at Probably not. Should she have taken the job? No. Then-Rep. McGuire, now a...
Providence Health announces staff cuts

...employer will lay off 36 workers and eliminate 89 jobs now vacant. Sound off on the important issues at Providence Health Systems Alaska will cut most of the positions from its Anchorage medical center. Cleaning workers, kitchen help, office...
Native American Heritage Month: Elizabeth "Libby" Watanabe

...Tlingit, part Haida and part Tsimshian; on the Tlingit side, Raven (Yeil), Coho (L'uknax.adi). Position: Health systems analyst with SEARHC. Hobbies: Sewing regalia, Ravenstail weaving, cedar and spruce traditional weaving; spending...
Prosecutors: Proxies used for advocacy

...Cornell's project, according to the Anderson indictment. In competition with Cornell was North Star Behavioral Health Systems, an Alaska nonprofit that already had operations in Anchorage and Palmer. It was supported by a number of influential...
SEARHC says thanks for successful men's cancer retreat

...Community Health Care Services Health Systems Specialist Richelle Whitson, and SEARHC Health Systems Analyst Connie Kanen. The retreat...Sincerely, Richelle Whitson, SEARHC Health Systems Specialist, Community Health...
Radiologist sues state over health care regulations

...Open Imaging, which in February was ordered to shut its Fairbanks office as a result of a lawsuit filed by Banner Health Systems, which runs Fairbanks Memorial Hospital. Jackson had twice affirmed her decision that the diagnostic imaging facility...
My turn: Health care: Who's afraid of the big bad government?

...reverse course and solve the problem of skyrocketing costs. They ridicule the high quality and low price of government health systems of Europe and Canada. They propagate the myth that insurance corporations are more efficient than the government...
Knowles names new head of social services

...with 2,400 employees and a budget of $1.2 billion. Health and Social Services oversees programs such as public health systems, juvenile justice and federal and state welfare programs. "There is no department that has a higher responsibility...


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