The Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) is the statewide voice on Alaska Native health issues. Active for over 40 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.

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August 19, 2016

Barrasso and Murkowski Hold Roundtable in Alaska on Healthcare

U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, and former vice chair and current member Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), participated in a robust roundtable discussion focusing on health care issues facing Alaskans and Alaska Natives. The roundtable took place on Friday, August 12th at the Gorsuch Building at the University… MORE
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August 11, 2016

Indian Health Service board certifies 171 health aides in Alaska

  Patients will benefit from increased access to health care workers and paraprofessionals   The Community Health Aide Program Certification Board, a federally authorized organization managed by the U.S. government’s Alaska Area Native Health Service in partnership with tribal health organization representatives, certified 171 behavioral health, dental health and community health aides and practitioners during… MORE
August 08, 2016

NIHB 2016 National Tribal Health Conference on September 19-22, 2016

Registration is now open for conference attendees and Marketplace exhibitors for the 2016 National Tribal Health Conference (33rd Annual Consumer Conference). September 19-22, 2016 Talking Stick Resort Scottsdale, Arizona This annual conference is the premier Indian health event that attracts over 500 Tribal health professionals, elected leaders, advocates, researchers, and community-based service providers. This year’s conference… MORE