Check out Alaska Dept. of Health & Social Services' newsletter

Posted on June 12, 2013 

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services’ biannual newsletter, Summer Update 2013, is now available online. (Our external newsletters are no longer being mailed in hard copy.)


This issue has more than two dozen health-related news items of interest to our partners, providers, stakeholders and others who follow our department’s accomplishments:


  • Ketchikan mystery
  • Foster kids’ transition
  • Health records online
  • Health care waste
  • Info exchange kudo
  • New MMIS readies
  • Governor message
  • Commissioner message
  • Leadership changes
  • New health insurance
  • Foster parent video
  •  DJJ renovations
  • News briefs
  • Vaccinations important
  • Play Every Day update
  • Trauma care
  • Psychology internship
  • ChildFirst state
  • Child abuse partnership
  • Senior tide coming
  • Senior housing needs
  • Alcohol, drugs cost
  • Suicide prevention update
  • New EIS system
  • TANF news
  • Rating child care


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