ETT/EMT Bridge Class to begin January 2024

About the ETT & EMT Bridge Class Are you interested in making a positive impact on the lives of those around you? Are you driven by a sense of duty towards your community? If you answered yes to these questions, then the ETT & EMT Bridge Class is the perfect opportunity for you. This initiative is proudly sponsored by the …

Maniilaq employees honored at the 2023 Integrated Health Aide Awards Ceremony

The Integrated Health Aide Awards Ceremony took place on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at the Egan Center in Anchorage. Health Aides are the backbone of Maniilaq Association and they show their dedication and care for people in need throughout the Maniilaq Service Area every single day. We are pleased to announce 2023 awards for some of our very own hardworking …

Employees recognized for longevity

On the morning of October 27, 2023, employees gathered at Maniilaq Health Center for the 2023 Longevity Awards, hosted by our Human Resources department and emceed by President/CEO Tim Gilbert. Congratulations to all our awardees who have reached such significant milestones, and thank you for your dedication and service! Here is a list of awardees, by length of service: 5-Year …

Maniilaq Association Hires New Medical Director

Maniilaq Association is pleased to announce the strengthening of its leadership team with the appointment of our new Medical Director, Dr. Robert Onders. In his new role as Medical Director, he is responsible for directing all administrative and clinical aspects of the Medical Services Division. Previously he worked for the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) as the Alaska Native …

Grief Support Group – August 2022

Behavioral Health Services (BHS) will be offering a Grief Support Group over the phone starting in August. If anyone is interested and not currently in services, reach out via phone to 907-442-7640 or complete the Request for Services Form and email it to BHS@maniilaq.org. Please contact BHS with any questions.

Pfizer vaccines now available for ages 5-11

FAQ for Parents On November 2nd, the two-dose pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was recommended for children age 5-11 by the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and that recommendation was also endorsed by the CDC. This follows the FDA’s emergency use authorization of the pediatric vaccine. Maniilaq Health Center will begin offering the two-dose pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages …

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots Available

Maniilaq Health Center will begin offering Pfizer booster vaccines at MHC, Public Health Nursing, and in vaccine clinics in Maniilaq service area villages. Eligible residents who have been vaccinated before March 31st can visit the Main Entrance to Hospital on Monday, September 27th through Friday, October 1st between 9am-6pm or PHN Monday, September 27th through Friday, October 1st from 8am-5pm, …

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Family Safety Net Survey

Maniilaq and University of Michigan are developing a program called Family Safety Net. We need your help to make sure the program is done right and fits the needs of Northwest Alaska. If you complete the confidential survey below you will receive a $25 Amazon gift card for your time (~20 minutes) and be entered into a drawing to win an additional $100 Amazon gift …

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine authorized and recommended for use in children ages 12-15.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reviewed the recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and has endorsed the use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12-15. The CDC approval follows Monday’s emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and marks the final step in approving the Pfizer vaccine’s use for adolescents 12 …