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Sitka Hospital asks community for help with money problems

SITKA - Sitka Community Hospital is turning to the residents it serves to try to figure out how to climb out of its $2 million budget deficit.
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

SITKA - Sitka Community Hospital administrators are seeking $1.5 million from the city in a nine-month line of credit to address a cash flow emergency.
Sitka hospital CEO says he was assaulted, plans to depart

SITKA - The CEO of Sitka's community hospital said he missed a meeting last week because he was assaulted. Jeff Comer said he could no longer stay in Sitka and planned to leave over the weekend.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Sunday, Dec. 29, 2014

...published in the Sitka Sentinel, the hospital on Baranof Island is out of money and needs help to stay open. New Sitka hospital CEO Jeff Comer - he was hired in September - has a big job to straighten out the hospital's financial situation...
Mary Sadie Frank

...and citizenship but was also naturalized American in Juneau in 1961. Mary worked with the Juneau Clinic, at the Sitka hospital, then at Bartlett Regional when it first opened.She met Richard Albert "Dick" Frank, a mechanic then pilot for...
Sitka hospital CEO to retire

SITKA - Sitka Community Hospital's CEO plans to retire in June after four years in the position. "I have a great deal of confidence that the hospital is heading in the right direction," Hugh Hallgren told the Daily Sitka Sentinel.
Northwest Digest

...snowplow while sledding in Sitka. Sitka police said Judd Albee was pronounced dead about 3:25 p.m. Friday at a Sitka hospital. Witnesses told police the boy was sliding down a hill when he hit a bump in a ditch and was thrown from the sledding...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...who died from tuberculosis at a Sitka hospital decades ago are being returned...who died from tuberculosis at a Sitka hospital decades ago are being returned...who died from tuberculosis at a Sitka hospital decades ago are being returned...
Juneau Empire Story Archive writes that she had a great sense of humor and was always making people laugh. She frequently visited the Sitka hospital, cheering people up and lending a hand. She was also a good cook, and her fry bread, particularly her Easter bread...
Sitka police officer rescued after fall

...and extra rescuers were summoned to help hand-lower Ferguson on a litter down the mountain using ropes. Rescuers eventually reached a flat spot where a helicopter could get Ferguson out safely. He was transported to Sitka Hospital.


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