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RAISE Interns Raise Dollars for Community Assistance Fund

CF RAISE interns held a car wash to raise money for the Employee and Community Assistance Fund. ECAF is an SCF program that provides immediate and temporary financial assistance for necessities of life to people who have encountered financial hardship for reasons beyond their control.

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Make an Appointment for Back-to-School Physicals and Vaccinations Today

As you and your family enjoy summer activities, keep in mind that now is a good time to make sure your children are up-to-date with their immunizations, physicals, dental, vision, and hearing checks.

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Thirteen Families Graduate from the Nutaqsiivik Home Visiting Program

For the past 25 years, SCF has provided home visiting services for pregnant women and their families. Originally aiming to improve the post-neonatal infant mortality rate of Alaska Native infants, the program has evolved to focus on improving pregnancy outcomes, children’s health outcomes, family wellness, and children’s readiness for school.

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SCF Employees Take Part in Elder Day of Caring

Southcentral Foundation employees enjoy helping others, as showcased during the Elder Program’s annual Day of Caring event. Each year, many SCF employees spend their workday assisting Elder customer-owners in taking care of household tasks.

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Newly Renovated Facility to Better Serve SCF Elder Program Participants

Beautiful laminate floors, an arctic entry, and additional space are the most obvious changes stemming from the renovation of Southcentral Foundation’s Elder Program.

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Customer Expresses Positive Feedback

A customer-owner shared that from all his experience with the health care system, he has never experienced something like SCF’s Nilavena Subregional Clinic.

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Eyes on Rubella: One Provider’s Insight

As an eye doctor in primary care, I want you and your children to be healthy and see well. I prescribe glasses, contact lenses, and medicine to improve vision, but what happens when other aspects of health impact our eye sight?

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Celebrating the Advancement of Youth

We grow by learning from the past. Connecting with our traditions and making sure we share them with the next generation helps ensure our culture aids youth in finding their path.

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Harvard Medical Students Learn SCF’s Approach to Health Care

Southcentral Foundation partnered with Harvard Medical School to host students from HMS during a four-week clerkship. While visiting Southcentral Foundation students learned from, and worked with, SCF employees who represent multiple disciplines across the Nuka System of Care.

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Segura Recognized as a Leader of Alaska Native and American Indian Health

Southcentral Foundation’s Board of Directors Chairman James Segura received the National Indian Health Board Public Health Innovation Award this spring. The award honors individuals, Tribes, organizations, and programs that have enriched and improved Alaska Native and American Indian public health.