COVID-Alaska

COVID news and insights from Alaska

  • It’s not too late to take the Census survey

    It’s not too late to take the Census survey

    The Census survey has been extended due to COVID-19 and since it’s now available online, you can complete it in the safety and comfort of your home. It only takes about 10 minutes to finish.

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  • Alaska Track awarded with 2020 Outstanding Teaching Award

    Alaska Track awarded with 2020 Outstanding Teaching Award

    The University of Washington Pediatric Residency Alaska Track, of which Providence is the principle coordinating site, has been recognized with the 2020 Outstanding Teaching Award.

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  • Update: Changes to Kodiak Island, Valdez COVID-19 test sites

    Update: Changes to Kodiak Island, Valdez COVID-19 test sites

    The drive-through COVID-19 testing site at 4115 Lake Otis Parkway will adjust services starting Tuesday, June 23. Learn more.

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  • COVID-19 testing sites available

    COVID-19 testing sites available

    Information about testing sites is available via the Alaska Department of Health & Social Services site locator on its COVID-19 website.

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  • Drive-through testing site to continue operations

    Drive-through testing site to continue operations

    The drive-through COVID-19 testing site at 4115 Lake Otis Parkway will continue operations.

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  • Providence Seward thanks local community for PPE donations

    Providence Seward thanks local community for PPE donations

    On behalf of Providence Seward Medical & Care Center caregivers, we would like to acknowledge our community members who worked so hard on producing personal protective equipment (PPE).

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  • Free immunization clinics for children resume

    Free immunization clinics for children resume

    The Children’s Hospital at Providence will provide a free immunization clinic for children 10 a.m.-1 p.m. the first Saturday of each month in Providence Alaska Medical Center Suite A351 (A Tower).

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  • Drive-through testing site scheduled to close June 12

    Drive-through testing site scheduled to close June 12

    The free drive-through COVID-19 testing site at 4115 Lake Otis Parkway scheduled to demobilize at 6 p.m. June 12, 2020.

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  • Fifteen new cases of COVID-19 in the Municipality of Anchorage

    Fifteen new cases of COVID-19 in the Municipality of Anchorage

    The Municipality of Anchorage Emergency Operations Center (EOC) was informed of 15 new cases of COVID-19 today, the second-largest number reported in the Municipality in a single day.

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  • Masks required at all Providence Alaska facilities

    Masks required at all Providence Alaska facilities

    To ensure the protection of patients, visitors, and caregivers, everyone entering one of our Providence Alaska facilities must wear a face mask.

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  • Safety is our top priority as services resume

    Safety is our top priority as services resume

    Alaskans have answered the call to stay home to avoid spreading COVID-19 and flatten the curve.

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  • Update: Drive-through now open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. weekends

    Update: Drive-through now open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. weekends

    As COVID-19 (coronavirus) continues to spread within the U.S., we are taking every precaution to keep our patients, our caregivers and our community safe. In order to care for as many COVID-19 patient

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  • Alaska:  Visitor instructions for the hospitals

    Alaska: Visitor instructions for the hospitals

    In order to protect the health of our communities, and as a safety precaution to prevent the risk of spreading COVID-19, Providence Alaska Medical Center is instituting visitor restrictions. At this t

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  • Alaska: Testing for COVID-19

    Alaska: Testing for COVID-19

    We understand the people want to be tested for COVID-19. At this time, however, testing capabilities are limited. These are the priorities for COVID-19 testing.

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