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My Turn: Alaska can do better than Obamacare Medicaid expansion

...federal government to more narrowly tailor Medicaid expansion for Alaskans.Alaska's requests were denied by Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius. Without flexibility, accepting the Obamacare Medicaid expansion would have...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-11-17/my-turn-alaska-can-do-better-obamacar
Opinion
Childhood charms draw pediatrician back to Alaska

...Disease Program and the RAND Corporation in Washington, D.C., with Dr. Nicole Lurie, the former assistant secretary of Health and Human Services.Deciding to specialize in pediatrics was an easy decision for Craddock."It's taken a lot...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-10-14/childhood-charms-draw-pediatrician-back
State
Officials note Alaska's role in bird flu detection

...reporters Monday from Washington, D.C., Interior Secretary Gale Norton, Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns and Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt unveiled a plan to increase monitoring of migratory birds that are likely to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032106/sta_20060321003.shtml
News
Suicide alternative: Physician-assisted living

...living, an idea that Ella Grasso seeded in my mind 20 years ago when she was governor of Connecticut and I was secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. She took me to visit the home of a dying cancer patient being cared for by a hospice worker...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010499/Ope_califanocol.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...living, an idea that Ella Grasso seeded in my mind 20 years ago when she was governor of Connecticut and I was secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. She took me to visit the home of a dying cancer patient being cared for by a hospice worker...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010499/Ope_califanocol.shtml
This Day in History

...the treaty ending the Spanish-American War was declared in effect. In 1953, Oveta Culp Hobby became the first secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. In 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act of 1968, a week...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041107/sta_20070411029.shtml
News
Spirituality helps maintain sobriety, prevent addiction

...God: Substance Abuse and Spirituality as reported in an article by the president of the center, former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, Joseph A. Califano, Jr. in America Magazine (2/11/02). Califano further notes...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030102/Nei_colmn.shtml
Neighbors
Knowles going to D.C.?

...Tommy Thompson of Wisconsin the front-runner for secretary of health and human services. Bush advisers said the postings...said Bush had tentatively settled on Thompson for secretary of Health and Human Services. They said the nomination could...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122000/Loc_Knowles.html
Local
Alaska suicide rate increases yet again

...three times the statewide average. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, sent a letter Wednesday to the new Secretary of Health and Human Services calling for a $1.2 million study aimed at reducing suicide rates among Alaska Natives. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052909/sta_445021341.shtml
This Day in History

...Patricia Bowman. In 1992, President-elect Clinton tapped Robert Reich to be labor secretary and Donna Shalala to be secretary of health and human services. A severe storm pounded the upper Atlantic coast with snow, rain and high winds. In 1997...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121102/loc_history.shtml
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