"HISTORICAL TRAUMA
HAS NOT CEASED,”

“Generational clarity is not just understanding the historical trauma
in the lives of individuals and communities.It is also understanding the strengths and values that the communities have..."
Stephen Kutz, Chair of American Indian Health Commission

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Electronic Health
Records Workshop

Washington State Tribal and Urban Indian Health Program
welcomes you to the Electronic Health Records Workshop. The event will
bring together leaders and staff from the Washington State Tribes
and UIHPs to learn, connect, and grow together.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Insurance Carriers Fair & Tribal Assister Training

The American Indian Health Commission for Washington State
will be hosting our annual Insurance Carriers Fair. Please register
in advance to attend or as an insurance provider.

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4th Annual Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention Summit

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Great Wolf Lodge | August 12-14

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WELCOME TO
THE AIHC

THE AMERICAN INDIAN HEALTH COMMISSION FOR WASHINGTON STATE (AIHC) is a Tribally-driven non-profit organization with a mission of improving health outcomes for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) through a health policy focus at the Washington State level. AIHC works on behalf of the 29 federally-recognized Indian Tribes and two Urban Indian Health Organizations (UIHOs) in the state.

PASSED:
Washington Indian Health
Improvement Act
(HB 5415)

Legislative Updates Page

Pulling Together for Wellness

Pulling Together for Wellness Framework: Healthy…

Health Care Reform

Upcoming Events! American Indian Health Commission…

Medicaid System Transformation & Behavioral Health

Indian Health Care Provider Medicaid Transformation…

Health Care System

Overview of the Indian Health Care…

PASSED: Washington Indian Health Improvement Act (HB 5415)
It has been sent to the Governor for signature.Representatives from 12 Tribes, both UIHP and AIHC staff and consultants visited 50 legislators to ask them support for our Legislative Priorities for 2019. Click below to find out more and see the status of our priorities.

 

Learn About Our Upcoming Events

 

April 25, 2019
  • Region 9: MCM Planning Meeting | April 25, 2019  9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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    Tribal Public Health Emergency Preparedness
    Target Tribes: Colville, Kalispel, Spokane

    More information to be posted as it becomes available.

    Contact: Lou Schmitz, lou.schmitz.aihc@outlook.com

April 26, 2019
  • Region 8: MCM Planning Meeting | April 26, 2019  9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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    Tribal Public Health Emergency Preparedness
    Target Tribes: Yakama

    More information to be posted as it becomes available.

    Contact: Lou Schmitz, lou.schmitz.aihc@outlook.com

April 30, 2019
  • AIHC Insurance Carriers Fair | April 30, 2019  8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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    REGISTRATION: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-american-indian-health-commission-insurance-carriers-fair-tribal-assister-training-tickets-59137590124

    The AIHC’s Tribal and Urban Behavioral Health Conference

    Event Information:

    April 30th, 2019- The American Indian Health Commission for Washington State will be hosting our annual Insurance Carriers Fair.

    May 1st, 2019- The AIHC will be hosting another Tribal Assister In-Person Training! Please register by April 20th. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. The training is open to all Tribal Assisters or other Tribal Staff (benefits coordinators, PRC staff, etc.).

May 1, 2019
  • Tribal Assister Training | May 1, 2019  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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    REGISTRATION: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-american-indian-health-commission-insurance-carriers-fair-tribal-assister-training-tickets-59137590124

    The AIHC’s Tribal and Urban Behavioral Health Conference

    Event Information:

    April 30th, 2019- The American Indian Health Commission for Washington State will be hosting our annual Insurance Carriers Fair.

    May 1st, 2019- The AIHC will be hosting another Tribal Assister In-Person Training! Please register by April 20th. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. The training is open to all Tribal Assisters or other Tribal Staff (benefits coordinators, PRC staff, etc.).

 

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