Indian Community Development Grant

Indian Community Development Grant

KANA is exploring an opportunity for a Tribal micro-enterprise development project through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Indian Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG).Do you have ideas for how we can best support Alaska Native entrepreneurs in Kodiak and our village communities? Join us 5:00–6:00pm on Wednesday, December…

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MyHealth: Your Portal to Wellness

MyHealth: Your Portal to Wellness

What is MyHealth? MyHealth is a secure health management tool that allows you to access your medical information and contact your primary or specialty clinic providers online or by mobile device.Resources available on MyHealth Access to MyHealth includes: Medication list Test results All labs released immediately All radiology and pathology…

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Safely Disposing Drugs

Safely Disposing Drugs

The Deterra® Drug Deactivation System is a new technology that allows patients to safely dispose of unwanted or expired prescription painkillers at home.  The deactivation system works simply by dropping medication in a Deterra pouch which contains a carbon that bonds to pharmaceutical compounds. Simply add water and shake it…

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Environmental Development with the Villages

Environmental Development with the Villages

In 1992, Congress passed the Indian Environmental General Assistance Program Act. This act authorized the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide General Assistance Program (GAP) financial and technical assistance to tribal governments to assist in developing environmental programs, particularly addressing hazardous waste issues. Priority funding is provided to federally-recognized tribes,…

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New Behavioral Health Director

New Behavioral Health Director

Jessica Kell joined KANA this winter as our new Behavioral Health Director. Jessica is a chemical dependency and mental health counselor with a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Trinity International University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the States of Alaska, Washington, Idaho, and Hawaii. Ms. Kell holds…

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MyHealth and Maggie

MyHealth and Maggie

Meet Maggie! Maggie Christofferson will be with us for the next several weeks to help our Beneficiaries get enrolled in MyHealth.  MyHealth is a health management tool created for our Beneficiary patients to access their health records online. MyHealth provides access to parts of your health record and may not include…

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