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Covenant House Alaska Raises Awareness of Homeless Youth

On Nov. 16, people gathered in Anchorage’s Town Square Park to take part in the annual Covenant House Candlelight Vigil, which raises awareness of youth who have no place to call home.

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Pediatric Christmas Project Creates Handmade Holiday Gifts for Children

Many children who are admitted at the Alaska Native Medical Center over the holidays will enjoy homemade crafts for Christmas — thanks to the Alaska Native Medical Campus’ Pediatric Christmas Project.

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Southcentral Foundation Receives Second Malcolm Baldrige Award

Six years ago, Southcentral Foundation was awarded the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the highest presidential honor for performance excellence. Now, SCF has wowed for the second time.

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Prayers Lift up the Alaska Native Health Campus

Southcentral Foundation President/CEO Dr. Katherine Gottlieb, employees, customer-owners, and community members gathered for the third annual Prayer Walk on Sept. 5.

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Pilot Program for Tribal Doctors Going Strong

Sept. 30 marks the end of the first phase of Southcentral Foundation’s Tribal Doctor Training Pilot Program, and the beginning of a lifelong journey for the seven participants.

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Popular New Learning Circle Inspired by Wellness Intern

Tyler Uppaaruluk Young; Tsimshian, Eagle Clan from Metlakatla and Sugpiaq (Alutiiq) from Port Graham; grew up in Anchorage and spent time in Juneau as a young adult.

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Safe Sleep Habits Reduce Sudden Infant Death

Safe sleep practices are critical to aid in the prevention of sudden infant death syndrome. SIDS is defined as the sudden death of an infant under one year of age, which remains unexplained after a thorough investigation.

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SCF Honored for its Support of Guard and Reserve

Whether helping rebuild after a natural disaster or getting recalled to active duty during a conflict, those serving in the National Guard and Reserves are true unsung heroes.

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Village Leaders Share History and Wisdom

From June 12 to 14, Southcentral Foundation President/CEO Dr. Katherine Gottlieb led a trip to visit the Cook Inlet villages with 22 SCF Executive Leadership Experience participants and senior directors.

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Premiere Partnership Unifies Tribal Education Programs

When the Southcentral Foundation Dental Assistant Training program began in 1991, no one imagined what the future would hold. The training was originally offered as a two-week course for students around Alaska and was held in a portable learning space outside of the old Alaska Native Medical Center hospital, without textbooks or technology, and with a focus on discussion rather than clinical experience.