The Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) is the statewide voice on Alaska Native health issues. Active for over 50 years as an advocacy organization for the health needs and concerns of all Alaska Native people, ANHB continues to emphasize the importance of self-determination in healthcare services and encourages wellness and healthy ways of life in Native communities through policy change.

July 15, 2022

House Bill 265: Health Care Services by Telehealth Signed into Law

On July 13th, Governor Dunleavy signed House Bill (HB) 265 Health Care Services by Telehealth introduced by Rep. Spohnholz. As a result of the unity of the Alaska Tribal Health System (ATHS), and the strength in Tribal and stakeholder partnerships, this legislation was successfully passed. The Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) celebrates the passage and signing… MORE
July 07, 2022


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2022 ALASKA NATIVE HEALTH BOARD                            ALASKA LEGISLATURE HONORS ANDREW JIMMIE ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) congratulates ANHB Vice Chair and former Chairman, Andrew “Andy” Jimmie who was honored by the 32nd Alaska Legislature for… MORE
June 10, 2022

Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Regional Hospital Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

      Earlier this month, ANHB leadership participated in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their newly expanded hospital. At the event, ANHB received a recognition award for ANHB’s collective partnership and advocacy. We commend YKHC for their collaborative effort with many partners in bringing their vision to fruition. This project emphasizes… MORE