Tyler Thompson/KDLG

The tribe said it decided to withdraw, in part, due to issues with patient care and the health corporation's insufficient response to their concerns. The earliest effective date for the withdrawal is May 2020.



Isabelle Ross/KDLG

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services conducted a survey in September. It found that the Kanakanak Hosptial pharmacy's practices put patients at risk of adverse health effects and death.

Isabelle Ross/KDLG

In a press release, BBAHC acknowledged that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services had visited the hospital to address issues at the pharmacy. 

Isabelle Ross/KDLG

The Curyung Tribal Council is requesting a copy of a survey they say was conducted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services of Kanakanak Hospital in Dillingham.

Mike Mason

The much talked about effort to stop smoking in the bars in Dillingham has been delayed until sometime in August. KDLG’s Mike Mason has the details.