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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Juneau to lose another top-level state official

...Juneau, Moline said. The agency is part of the Department of Health and Social Services, headed by Commissioner Karleen Jackson. That didn't persuade Win Gruening, chairman of the Alaska Committee, Juneau's capital preservation group...
Fairbanks psychiatric treatment center approved

...John Regitano, executive director of Family Centered Services, said when Health and Human Services commissioner Karleen Jackson denied both applications, the agencies were given a choice of how to proceed. They could reapply - a process that...
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...


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