Medicaid Summer Travel Advisory

The Medicaid Travel Department at BBAHC has some important information for those planning to address any health care needs this summer. Please be aware that air flights are filling quickly and non-urgent needs may need to be rescheduled based on flight availability. Travelers should also be aware of the limitations on Medicaid lodging and ANMC (Alaska Native Medical Center) housing eligibility in Anchorage. See the flyer for more information. Avoid surprises by planning ahead for your health care needs this summer. For any questions, please call (907) 842-9336 or (800) 478-5201.

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.