Important Information about Opioids

BBAHC would like you to have important information about opioids. Many people struggle with substance use disorders. Luckily, there are many ways you can help. This includes carrying Narcan/Naloxone, learning the signs of an overdose, acting in response to an overdose emergency, and recognizing what synthetic fentanyl looks like so you can educate yourself and others in your community. Remember that you can make a difference! Keep this list of available resources with you and share with anyone you know who might benefit.

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.