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As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...operating budget for fiscal year 2016. SB28Sets the state's mental health budget for fiscal year 2016. SB29The State Medical Board should include one "mobile intensive care paramedic" in addition to its doctor members. SB30Inserts "marijuana...
State | AK legislature
New chief medical examiner named

...job, which pays about $225,000 a year.Zientek moved to Alaska in 2009, obtaining a medical license from the state medical board and submitting to five years of probation for chemical dependency. His medical license is no longer restricted...
Prefiled bills in plain English

...SB 14 - Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole - Would require an ambulance paramedic to be appointed to the State Medical Board.? SB 15 - Coghill - Decreases the tax on policy year premiums for life insurance policies.? SB 16 - Sen. Lesil...
Local | AK legislature
Doctor charged in sexual abuse of three girls

...Canfield said in an email."Providence is fully cooperating with the ongoing investigation and will notify the Alaska State Medical Board," Canfield said.Merchant is majority owner of First Care Medical Centers LLC, which operates two Anchorage...
Alaska Editorial: Medicaid expansion makes sense

...Medicaid expansion, and Kasich has infuriated the hard right in the Ohio legislature by going around them to a state medical board for approval.Chamber members put business sense before any ideology in their decision. They do not, by and large...
Alaska Digest

...Anchorage plastic surgeon and member of the Alaska State Medical Board died in Nevada after suffering a cerebral aneurysm...Murkowski appointed him to the eight-member Alaska State Medical Board, which licenses and regulates the Alaska doctors...
'Morning-after pill' may soon require prescriptions

...regulation proposed by the Alaska State Medical Board would make it more difficult...Efforts to reach the Alaska State Medical Board's administrator by press...40 per dose. The Alaska State Medical Board is made of gubernatorial appointees...
Empire editorial: There's no reason for state to curtail morning-after pill

...which is why it's puzzling that now the state of Alaska might make birth control more difficult. The Alaska State Medical Board proposes a rule that would effectively impede the use of emergency contraceptives - the so-called morning-after...
State Briefs

...had no treatment plans before prescribing powerful narcotics. The jury also found Gottlieb guilty of lying to the state medical board in 1992 to get an Alaska medical license. Gottlieb received his medical education at schools in Mexico and the...
State's abortion Web site not ready for referrals yet

...descriptions and photographs of fetuses at regular stages of development. Under the law, specialists appointed by the state medical board must review medical information on the informed consent abortion site for accuracy. But board members didn't...


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