Seward, Alaska, has two health clinics, Seward Community Health Center and Glacier Family Medicine. Currently, the level of care is provided by a physician assistant or a nurse practitioner. Nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) are quickly becoming the health partner of choice of millions of Americans. This article is about the level of care of each of the two providers and a short comparison to an MD or medical doctor.
At last, delays aside, the Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department grand opening of its new multi-use facility took place last Saturday, July 19. A small crowd listened to addresses by Mark Beals, the Fire Chief for Bear Creek; Sue McClure from the Borough Assembly; Mayor Mike Navarre for the Kenai Peninsula Borough; Senator Peter Micciche; Rep. Mike Chenault, speaker for the state House; and Steve Krouse, the Assistant Chief. After the ribbon cutting, there was information available inside on how the Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department got started, and photographs of some scenes of the "old days."
June 6th 2014 6-8 p.m.
Alaska SeaLife Center: KC Crowley~A series focused on plankton and very small larval fish & invertebrates that make up the bulk of the oceans biomass.
What would be your solution the medical transport problem?