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Registration Available NOW for 2019 Centennial Accord

  Draft agendas for the 30th Annual Centennial Accord: Pre-Meetings on November 6th Annual Meeting on November 7th   These agendas are subject to change up until the day of the meetings.  The Pre-Meeting work session agendas are still being drafted.  More updates to follow. If you have any questions or would like an issue topic added, […]


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*updates* CDC website: Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette Use & Vaping

2019 Outbreak of Lung Injury Associated with E-Cigarette Use, or Vaping National Vaping Associated Lung Injury Situation       On yesterday’s call, CDC provided an update on the national situation as of November 5, 2019.  This information is also updated on their website and will be updated each Thursday: 2,051 cases of lung injury associated with vaping (EVALI) […]


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Washington State Tribal and Urban Indian Healthcare Provider EHR Vendor Fair

Washington State Tribal and Urban Indian Healthcare Provider EHR Vendor Fair Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Muckleshoot Health and Wellness Center 8:30 am to 4:30 pm REGISTER NOW: www.surveymonkey.com/r/AIHC-EHRVendorFair2019  Target Participants: Tribal and UIHP Health Directors; Clinic Managers; Nurses, MAs, CHRs, Dental Staff, Behavioral Health/Medical/Dental Providers; Billing Staff; Quality Compliance Staff; Tribal Leaders; IT Staff; any […]


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Sheryl Pickering receives NWA Leadership Award

This morning Sheryl Pickering received the National WIC Association Leadership Award for her dedication to the infant formula rebate contract work. Sheryl’s work on this essential contract benefits 22 states and 200,000 infants. Sheryl’s nomination received support from WIC directors across the country. I couldn’t be more proud of her. Thank you, Sheryl, for all you […]


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Electronic Health Records Workshop

Washington State Tribal and Urban Indian Health Program Electronic Health Records Workshop AIHC Objectives and Agenda: Electronic Health Records Workshop 5-8-19 Register now! Wed, May 8, 2019 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM PDT Objective: Bring together leaders and staff from the Washington State Tribes and UIHPs to: Learn from each other about experiences with different Electronic […]


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American Indian Health Commission Insurance Carriers Fair & Tribal Assister Training

American Indian Health Commission Insurance Carriers Fair & Tribal Assister Training April 30th, 2019- 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. May 1st, 2019- The AIHC will be hosting another Tribal Assister In-Person Training! Please […]


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BROKEN PROMISES: Continuing Federal Funding Shortfall for Native Americans

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY (From the Briefing Before The United States Commission on Civil Rights Held in Washington, DC, December 2018) Since our nation’s founding, the United States and Native Americans have committed to and sustained a special trust relationship, which obligates the federal government to promote tribal self-government, support the general wellbeing of Native American tribes […]


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Report from ADAI: Methamphetamine-involved deaths increased in Washington State from 2008 to 2016; deaths quadrupled…

Report from ADAI: Methamphetamine-involved deaths increased in Washington State from 2008 to 2016; in that time span, deaths quadrupled from 1.3 per 100,000 residents to 5.1 per 100,000 This report provides Washington-specific methamphetamine data, including deaths, overdoses, and treatment admissions; an overview of the harms from and the research on treatments for methamphetamine use disorder; […]


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