Officials Seek Way to Improve Health Care in Rural Alaska

Joaqlin Estus, KNBA – Anchorage

Officials from the military, Indian Health Service, Veterans Affairs and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services have been traveling Alaska to find ways to improve federal delivery of health care services, particularly in rural Alaska. Last week, they visited Anchorage, Fairbanks, Kotzebue, the Kenai Peninsula and Nome, and villages in northwest and southwest Alaska.

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