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Finding purpose & fulfilment in a life devoted to the tribals  -  23 Nov 2009
Times of IndiaHis Vivekananda Girijana Kalyana Kendra in BR Hills has been in service of tribal health and education for three decades. Under a public-private partnership ...

H1N1 clinics scheduled in Lake County  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
KPAX-TVThe free clinics will be held from 1 pm until 4 pm each Tuesday at the Lake County Public Health Department in Polson and at Tribal Health facilities in ...

Afghanistan's Lessons for Health Care Reform  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
New York TimesThe current health reform is best understood as a mere continuation of this give and take between powerful tribal health care chiefs and a government ...

Bordeaux: The time for action is now!  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Indian Country TodaySome tribal governments have been supplementing Indian health care with tribal health care or tribal health insurance. ...

Lake And Tribal H1N1 Clinics  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
KECI-TVLake county and Tribal health departments will hold free H1N1 walk-in clinics every Tuesday from 1-4p.m. The clinics take place at the Lake County Public ...

Victims of domestic violence getting more help in Fort Hall  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
KIDKThe Tribal Health Office receives calls, walk-ins, and referrals about people living in violent situations constantly. From January to July the Police ...

'Booze ooze' abuse on the rise  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Alaska DispatchFor the annual Alaska Federation of Natives conference, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, aware of the potential for abuse, chose to insert ...

Cherokee Nation Health Centers receive performance awards  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Sequoyah County TimesIn addition to the Redbird Smith Health Center in Sallisaw the other Cherokee National tribal health centers are Three Rivers Health Center in Muskogee, ...

AMD Global Telemedicine, Inc. Acquires Distribution Rights for AFHCAN's ...  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
PR Web (press release)The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) retains distribution rights for Alaska customers and non-commercial customers such as Federal agencies ...

Seven to represent Montana tribes  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Great Falls TribuneWindy Boy said he expects discussion on issues such as funding for tribal health care, economic development, energy and tribal justice. ...

Indian Health Service to get budget increase for 2010  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Rapid City Journal..."This is particularly important for tribes in South Dakota, as individuals are often forced to seek treatment or care outside of an IHS or tribal health ...

Cherokee Nation selected as accreditation test site  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Muskogee Daily PhoenixFrom fall 2009 through the end of 2010, the 30 sites, which include 19 local, eight state, and three tribal health departments, will complete the ...

Lake County hosting H1N1 clinic  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
KPAX-TVThe Lake County Public Heath Department as well as the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Health department will hold a joint H1N1 flu clinic in Lake ...

Shortage in vaccine/flu treatment  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
WWMT...but we're working very hard with our partners throughout the US government and most importantly relying on state, local, tribal health departments, ...

Congressional Roundup: House health care bill edition  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
The New Mexico Independent...“Listening to communities across my district, I am encouraged that this legislation includes language supporting tribal health, consumer protections, ...

Latest North Dakota news, sports, business and entertainment:...  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
KXNet.comTRIBAL HEALTH College, tribe to train health workers New Town, ND (AP) Fort Berthold Community College in New Town plans to work with the Three Affiliated ...

Daily Planner: November 19  -  ‎Nov 19, 2009‎
Enterprise-RecordAnger Management: 6 pm Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282 or 287. Weekly. Fetal Alcohol Support Group: 6:30 pm Parents, caregivers and others ...

Lines for H1N1 vaccinations moving briskly  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
The Wenatchee World OnlineThe county's allocation has been distributed to 16 clinics and three hospitals, including Colville Indian Health Service and Tribal Health in Omak. ...

State to close H1N1 emergency ops center  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Alaska DispatchLiaisons from the Department of Defense, the Municipality of Anchorage, and the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium also took part in planning. ...

Montanans testify at VA hearing on health care for American Indian veterans  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Montana's News StationTester and his colleagues questioned and heard testimony from witnesses Kevin Howlett, Director of Tribal Health for Montana's Confederated Salish and ...

Tribe Chosen As Accreditation Test Site  -  ‎Nov 5, 2009‎
Fort Smith Times RecordThe beta test sites include 19 local health departments, eight state health departments and three tribal health departments. ...

Large Section of Senecas Susceptible to H1N1  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
WNEDTribal Health Director Mark Reitnauer says the nation gets most of its vaccine through New York State and there isn't very much of that. ...

Daily Planner: November 18  -  ‎Nov 17, 2009‎
Enterprise-RecordMen's Recovery: 4 pm Contact Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282. Weekly. Emotions Anonymous: 5:30-6:30 pm 12-step support group for learning to ...

Youngsters line up for big H1N1 flu vaccine clinic in St. Ignatius  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
The MissoulianThere, in the gymnasium, workers from the Lake County Health Department and Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Health Department had folding chairs set ...

Daily Planner: November 4  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Enterprise-RecordMen's Recovery: 4 pm Contact Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282. Weekly. Emotions Anonymous: 5:30-6:30 pm 12-step support group for learning to ...

I want to know why Mill Casino workers are getting H1N1 vaccinations?  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Coos Bay WorldThe Coquille Tribal Health Clinic has been providing H1N1 vaccines, but only to people in the priority groups identified by the Centers for Disease Control. ...

World Diabetes Day: Healthy living prevents diabetes and obesity  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
Weekly Blitz (blog)In fact, some kiosks on the Ahmedabad highway sell tribal health foods in attractive packaging. As eating out is becoming fashionable even in small towns, ...

Community greenhouse starting in Manistique  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Escanaba Daily PressThe greenhouse will be located at the Tribal Health Center on US 2 and consist of a variety of plots which will be available as rental spots for Manistique ...

The Accomac business model  -  ‎Nov 4, 2009‎
Alaska Dispatch...its first positive cash flow, we funded the preservation and reclamation of sacred sites, housing for our elders, tribal health, and college tuition. ...

Slope lease sale lands $8.5 million for state  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
Anchorage Daily NewsPanelist include Tom Nighswander, MD, MPH, with Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium; Jeff Davis, executive director of Premera Blue Cross of Alaska; ...

Respiratory diagnostics tested as pandemic evolves  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Pediatric SuperSite...detect latent viruses even if they are not making the patient sick, according to Rosalyn Singleton, MD, of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. ...

Daily Planner: November 11  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Enterprise-RecordMen's Recovery: 4 pm Contact Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282. Weekly. Emotions Anonymous: 5:30-6:30 pm 12-step support group for learning to ...

Republican objects to including Indian health care renewal in House health ...  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
The New Mexico IndependentCongressman Ben Ray Lujan, DN.M. mentioned “tribal health? as one of the provisions in the House health care reform legislation that he approved of.

Jefferson Keel elected NCAI president  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Indian Country TodayHe has experience in social services and tribal health programs. Keel is in his third elected term as lieutenant governor of the Chickasaw Nation. ...

Business people  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Anchorage Daily NewsThe Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium has named Carrie Brown as the new director of the Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation. A graduate of Nenana High ...

Daily Planner: October 29  -  ‎Oct 28, 2009‎
Enterprise-RecordAnger Management: 6 pm Feather River Tribal Health, 534-5394, ext. 282 or 287. Weekly. Celebrate Recovery Christian 12-Step Program: 6:30-9 pm Paradise ...

State holds flu summit on Internet  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Helena Independent RecordState, local and tribal health officials in 71 locations across Montana participated in an influenza summit Tuesday via the Internet and heard Gov. ...

Advocates share Indian vet health care successes  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Helena Independent RecordKevin Howlett, who directs Tribal Health for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, will testify at Thursday's hearing, along with Buck Richardson, ...

Ottawa County joins program offering discounts on prescription drugs  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Joplin Globe...said Monday that six pharmacies in Ottawa County participate in the program: Mays Drug, the Northeast Tribal Health Center, Osborn Drugs, Walgreens, ...

Lummi council candidates face voters Saturday  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
TheNewsTribune.comSolomon said the federal government has a treaty-recognized obligation to provide financial support for tribal health care, but said that support has fallen ...

Flu vaccines available through Lyon elementary schools next week  -  ‎Nov 6, 2009‎
Reno Gazette JournalThe vaccine will be delivered to private providers enrolled in the H1N1 vaccination campaign, local health authorities, and tribal health clinics; ...

DSU hosts Native American artist  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
Madison Daily LeaderHe has paintings in both national and international collections, including the Department of Interior, Washington, DC, Oglala Sioux Tribal Health Services ...

Wisconsin tribal leaders headed to Washington this week  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
FOX 21 OnlineMADISON (WPR) This Thursday (11/5), President Obama will meet with Native American leaders from across the US for the ...

Calif. company wants to practice telemedicine in Nevada  -  ‎Nov 7, 2009‎
TMCnet..."Ninety-nine percent of the rural clinics and critical access hospitals and almost all tribal health centers are connected," said Ford in a telephone ...

Southern Ute Indian Tribe  -  ‎Nov 10, 2009‎
Healthcare IT NewsPosition Summary: This is a contract Clinical Management position responsible for organizing and supervising the work of Southern Ute Health Center clinical ...



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