Health Education

Promotes community and individual health through a variety of outreach and educational programs and direct services to clients.

Common Goal: To promote health, wellness, and serve clients throughout Bristol Bay region.

The Health Education department has a lending library with books, DVDs and other educational materials to borrow at no cost. Health Education Resource Library

Health Education Management


Marlene Black, Health Education Program Manager

Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation manages Kanakanak Hospital, a critical access facility, which is Joint Commission accredited, receives Health and Human Services funding, and is covered through the Federal Tort Claim Act with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including liability for medical malpractice claims, for its officers, board members, employees, and certain health profession contractors and health profession volunteers. Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation is recognized by the US Government and State of Alaska as a tribal organization under PL 93-638.