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SPRD News With Updated Halloween Events

SPRD News With Updated Halloween Events

  Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl at Forest Acres Park NEW DATE!! Sat, Oct 28 at 6:30pm, ages 9 and under. Search for mini pumpkins, roast marshmallows and sip hot cocoa. Free event, fun for the whole family! Family Masquerade Ball NEW DATE!! Sat, Oct 28th following the Pumpkin Prowl walk on over to the […]

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Soldotna, September 22, 2017—‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on the Kenai Peninsula, with support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant.  “While suicide is sometimes a difficult topic to discuss, it is also paramount that we as a community address it head on,” said Sean Dusek, superintendent. “Programs such as Sources […]

How to Spend a Rainy Day in Seward

How to Spend a Rainy Day in Seward

by Kelley Lane for Seward City News- August and September are typically rainy months in Seward. This year has been on target with most of the past month including substantial precipitation. Each time that it’s not actively pouring sheets of rain, I get out of my house and rejoice that […]

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  A new 10-week session of the AGING MASTERY PROGRAM® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Seaview Community Services is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst

Seaview Community Services is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst

BH Documentation Compliance/Data Analyst POSITION SUMMARY: The BH Documentation Compliance/Data Analyst is responsible for reviewing and analyzing behavioral health data to support policy, programs and service. This includes monitoring and, as necessary, coordinating the correction of clinical documentation for strict Medicaid, private insurance, and grant compliance.  Supports compliance and risk […]

Alaska Mumps Outbreak

By Dr. Ross Van Camp, Seward Community Health Center In the five years before 2016 there were one or less mumps cases diagnosed in Alaska. In July 2016, two cases were diagnosed in the Fairbanks area. In 2017 there have already been eight cases diagnosed, most in the Anchorage area. […]

Aging Mastery Program Begins New Session

Aging Mastery Program Begins New Session

A  new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Career opportunities at SCHC

Career opportunities at SCHC

Are you a registered nurse or certified medical assistant?  Here’s your opportunity to be part of a growing organization while helping your friends and neighbors become healthier.  To read full job descriptions for our open positions, visit www.sewardhealthcenter.org/careers. OPEN POSITIONS Clinic Nurse/Health Educator (RN) Clinical Support Staff (CMA or LPN) Registration […]

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

A  new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45pm-2:00, at the senior center.  Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]