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Gov. Frank Murkowski names Jackson health commissioner

Gov. Frank Murkowski on Tuesday named Deputy Health Commissioner Karleen Jackson as Commissioner Joel Gilbertson's successor when he leaves office in October. Jackson has been with the Department of Health...
Photo: Driving away flu nurse in Anchorage, administers a flu shot to Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Karleen Jackson on Monday while Santa Claus looks on. Officials from both the state and city gathered at the Mall at Sears in Anchorage...
Health care plan readied for lawmakers

...problem is setting some ambitious goals and proposing modest steps to get there. Sound off on the important issues at Karleen Jackson, commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services, presented the Health Care Strategies Planning Council's...
Flu shots are still available in Alaska

...year's flu season didn't peak until March," said state Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Karleen Jackson. "So it still makes sense to get a flu vaccination before we start the busy holiday season." The department began...
Alaska Digest

...funding, state health officials said. A range of health programs will receive a total of $7.2 million, said Karleen Jackson, commissioner of the state Department of Health and Social Services. About $1.2 million, would go toward anti-viral...
Radiologist sues state over health care regulations

...on the important issues at Dr. Robert Bridges and his attorneys also are asking for an injunction that would order Karleen Jackson, commissioner of the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, to "cease discriminating" against radiologists...
Neighbors mailbox, offering generous gifts of time, energy and heart. We thank Representative Beth Kertulla, Commissioner Karleen Jackson, and Caren Robinson for their remarks and presenting the awards, Liz Dodd for her inimitable hosting, the Rob Cohen...
Commissioner says she supports director's move to Anchorage

...some lawmakers and others about high-level state jobs leaving Juneau. Commissioner of Health and Social Services Karleen Jackson this week said those fears are unfounded. "It was something that Rod brought forward, " she said. "He raised...
Juneau Empire Story Archive individuals on a prorated basis if there are insufficient funds to maintain full payments throughout the year. Karleen Jackson, executive director of Catholic Social Services in Anchorage, said that's a ridiculous choice to make for people...
Palin picks fellow Mat-Su resident as top attorney

...lead the state's economic development efforts while Karleen Jackson will remain as head of Health and Social Services...Talis Colberg Health & Social Services commissioner - Karleen Jackson Department of Commerce, Community & Economic director...


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