The United States Department of Defense Arctic Care Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) Program in partnership, with the Kodiak Area Native Association, will present “Arctic Care 2017”, a free medical, dental, optometry and veterinary services program to the communities on Kodiak Island for a two week period, beginning March 28, 2017. Services will be tailored to the individual needs of each rural community.
Arctic Care provides training opportunities for service members to prepare them for their wartime missions while supporting the needs of America’s underserved communities. The services provided through Arctic Care 2017 will be at no-cost and are offered to the public.
The following no-cost services will be provided:
- Medical: medical screenings, counseling on various conditions, physical examinations, podiatry, dietary, and basic life support. Invasive procedures will not be undertaken, rather the patient will be counseled, care will be initiated with appropriate referral follow up care from Kodiak Area Native Association.
- Dental: General Dentistry (exams, fillings, cleanings) with endodontic (root canal) services provided at Mill Bay Health Center.
- Optometry: Primary eye care services including refractions, and treatment. Fabrications of spectacles on site.
- Veterinary: Immunizations, spay/neuters, and exams. - Mar 28 -29 will be walk-in appointments only. To schedule an appointment for spay/neuters, please show up as a walk-in on Mar 28 or 29 to set up and confirm your date and time for the procedure.
Arctic Care 2017 Schedule of Services:
Kodiak Mar 28 - Apr 5 111 Rezanof Dr (Formerly AC Value Center) Mon-Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 10am - 5pm | Sun 12pm - 5pm
Ouzinkie Mar 28 - Apr 5 Ouzinkie Health Clinic
Port Lions Mar 28 - Apr 5 Port Lions Health Clinic
Old Harbor Mar 28 - Apr 5 Old Harbor Health Clinic
Larsen Bay Apr 3 -5 Larsen Bay Health Clinic
Karluk Mar 28 - 30 Karluk Health Clinic
Akhiok Mar 30 - Apr 2 Akhiok Health Clinic
To Make an Appointment
To make an appointment, please complete the Arctic Care Registration form below and return by mail or in person at Kodiak Area Native Association at 3449 Rezanof Drive East or by fax at 486-9808.
Or attend one of our Registration Events at 111 Rezanof Dr (Formerly AC Value Center) on the following days:
Tue March 7 (3-6pm)
Thu March 9 (3-6pm)
Tue March 14 (3-6pm)
Thu March 16 (3 -6pm)
Sat March 18 (12-3pm)
Tue March 21 (3-6pm)
Thu March 23 (3-6pm)
For questions please email us at email@example.com