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Our Mission Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority

The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority provides leadership in advocacy, planning, implementing and funding of services for Trust beneficiaries. Training Motivational Interviewing for Community Health Professionals Working in Native Communities, June 10 & 11 May 20, 2019. FASD Caregiver as Educators Workshops multiple dates

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Community List University of Alaska system

Community List DSpace/Manakin Repository. Expand Community + Expand Community + Expand Community + Search ScholarWorks@UA. Advanced Search The University of Alaska Fairbanks is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution and is a part of the University of Alaska

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Mining and Community Health

Mining and Community Health . Introduction. Mining operations are large scale industrial operations with significant environmental impacts. Mining is destruct ive to the immediate landscape and create significant amounts of waste. Even regulated and controlled mining sites release toxins into the surrounding environment.

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Community Engagement in Public Health

3 A Framework Ladder of Community Participation Based on our experiences, CCHS adapted the Ladder of Community Participation 17 as a tool for local health departments to use when thinking about how to build on their existing efforts to engage communities in public health.

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Lessons from Libby, Montana Mining, Asbestos, and Public

Jul 24, 2013·Speakers also addressed asbestosr related disease and resources for identifying potential health risks associated with asbestos fiber inhalation, plus models of community response to widespread asbestos contamination. Featured Speaker. Michelle Boltz is a nurse practitioner with the Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) in Libby, Montana

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Southcentral Foundation Uses Data and Community Health

The Community Health Aide Program (CHAP) is unique to Alaska and is an integral health care provider group in rural areas. Community Health Aides (CHAs) are high school graduates who have received training to provide remote care by protocol, including diabetes management.

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Improving Public Health and Medicine by use of Reality Mining

of both individual and community health. Reality mining can provide new mining to improve public health and medicine, and to make recommendations for action. Currently, the single most important source of reality mining data is the ubiquitous mobile phone. Every time a person uses a mobile phone, a few bits of information

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Alaska Lead Surveillance Program

ON THIS PAGESPOTLIGHTWHAT IS LEAD?HOW DO PEOPLE GET EXPOSED TO LEAD?1. Spotlight 2. What is lead? 3. How do people get exposed to lead? 4. Lead Screening in Children 5. What are the health effects of lead exposure? 6. Alaska Blood Lead Epidemiology and Surveillance Program 7. Alaska Public Health Reporting Law for Lead 8. Additional Information on Common Lead Exposures in Alaska
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Community Health Center (CHC) Program

Alaska has experienced significant growth in the Community Health Center program since 1974, when its first Community Health Center was funded. To a great extent this has been due to the Alaska Frontier Health Project, which the Alaska Primary Care Office helped to

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Southcentral Foundation Uses Data and Community Health

The Community Health Aide Program (CHAP) is unique to Alaska and is an integral health care provider group in rural areas. Community Health Aides (CHAs) are high school graduates who have received training to provide remote care by protocol, including diabetes management.

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ALASKA HEALTH WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PLAN

ALASKA HEALTH WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PLAN along a career path in health care. As the practice of health care changes through technology, health reform, or new care models, those employed in the industry must upgrade skill levels. Finally, experienced teachers must be available to deliver the necessary education and training at all levels.

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ALASKA Salmon initiative draws a powerful foe Oil

Oct 26, 2018·Alaska is in the midst of a divisive civil war over a ballot initiative that pits the state's revered wild salmon fisheries against its powerful oil and mining industries. In the Nov. 6 general

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The public health impacts of surface coal mining

The current paper reviews published evidence on the public health impacts of surface coal mining. Particular attention is paid to recent evidence for a form of surface mining practiced in the United States, namely mountaintop removal mining. Studies from other parts of the world are also briefly described.

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CDC Community Health Funding NCCDPHP Community Health

Mar 13, 2017·State and Local Public Health Actions to Prevent Obesity, Diabetes, and Heart Disease and Stroke (1422) This program intensifies work in state and large city health departments to prevent obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke and reduce health disparities through community and health system interventions. $69.5 million

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Health Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc.

The Community Development Division provides training and education services to promote health such as the Youth Development and Culture programs, the Elder Mentor AmeriCorps Program, the Rural Providers Conference, Growing Up Tobacco Free and the Resource Basket, a program supporting Alaska Native youth success.

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No Dirty Gold Earthworks

No Dirty Gold is an international campaign working to ensure that gold mining operations respect human rights and the environment. The No Dirty Gold campaign seeks to educate consumers, retailers, manufacturers about the impacts of irresponsible gold mining, and to enlist their support to persuade the mining industry to clean up its act.

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National CAP Community Action

COMMUNITY ACTION PROMISE. Community Action changes peoples lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.

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Standard IRMA

IRMAs Standard for Responsible Mining defines good practices for what responsible mining should look like at the industrial scale. It provides the list of expectations that independent auditors will use as the benchmark for responsible mines.

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Mining and Health Digging for the Truth from the CANE

mining and health digging for the truth. update this multi layer ajax mine protest campaign was a success the province of bc vetoed the mine in december 2017, and the federal governament did as well in june 2018 however, resistance is still needed in many provinces to control the horrific effects of mining on humans and the environment.

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Alaskans Together for Medicaid

Alaskans Together for Medicaid is a non partisan, statewide coalition made up of doctors, health care providers, Medicaid recipients, hospitals and community health centers, faith leaders, community leaders, and advocacy groups. Our mission is to preserve and improve Alaskas Medicaid program.

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Community List University of Alaska system

Community List DSpace/Manakin Repository. Expand Community + Expand Community + Expand Community + Search ScholarWorks@UA. Advanced Search The University of Alaska Fairbanks is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution and is a part of the University of Alaska

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Lessons from Libby, Montana Mining, Asbestos, and Public

Listen to Lessons from Libby, Montana Mining, Asbestos, and Public Health, recorded 7/24/13 Listen to the follow up discussion with Dr. Brad Black and Michelle Boltz have offered a follow up on Lessons from Libby, Montana recorded 8/8/13. About the call Presenter Presentation Slides (pdf) Call recording 7/24 Call follow up discussion recorded 8/8 Resources Take Action About the call

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Community Engagement in Public Health

3 A Framework Ladder of Community Participation Based on our experiences, CCHS adapted the Ladder of Community Participation 17 as a tool for local health departments to use when thinking about how to build on their existing efforts to engage communities in public health.

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Alaska Environmental Links Moving to Alaska

ACWA is dedicated to the conservation of Alaska's waters and water quality through research, analysis and community organization. Its work involves the Alaska Water Quality Standards and all discharge permits for pollutants into Alaskan waters and the building of an alliance of conservation, fishing, public health, subsistence, and tourism groups.

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Alaska Department of Natural Resources

State of Alaska; The following is a greeting given in one of the 20 indigenous languages recognized by the State of Alaska.

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Perspectives on community health issues and the mining

The health of mining communities is becoming a priority for the mining industry, governments, and researchers. This paper describes an exploratory qualitative study into community health issues and mining activities (associated with the mining boombust cycle) from the perspective of health and social service providers in the northern Canadian coal mining community of Tumbler Ridge, British

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Mining in Alaska Alaska Community Action On Toxics

RED DOG MINECOAL MINING, DEVELOPMENT AND COMBUSTIONPROPOSED DONLIN CREEK GOLD MINEPROPOSED URANIUM MINESMINING FACT SHEETSRed Dog Mine is the worlds largest zinc mine and has been ranked the nations number one polluter, releasing more toxic chemicals each year since 2000 than any other industrial site in the United States. According to the EPAs annual Toxic Release Inventory, Red Dog Mine released 533,421,591 lbs of toxic chemicals in 2007. The heavy metals lead and cadmium have been found at higher than normal levels in greens and berries gathered by Kivalina residents due to toxic releases from Red Dog Mine
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Kotzebue, Alaska Hosts America's Most 'Toxics Releasing

It is really stunning to see this latest report, said Pamela Miller, executive director of the Anchorage based environmental health research and advocacy organization group Alaska Community

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Environmental Health Disparities and Environmental Justice

Mar 13, 2019·Highlight Alaska Community Action on Toxics (ACAT) ACAT is working with collaborators to assess multiple routes of exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals in Native Alaskan communities in response to community requests. They are also providing information and training for the community so that they can plan and participate in public health

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MMG Limited Community health

Community health Living close to a mining operation can pose many questions for community members. Rosebery is located in a highly mineralised area which is why the Rosebery mine, and many others, exist in this region of Tasmania. It is important for local community members to remain informed so we have provided some information below regarding

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Community Health Workers The Guide to Community

Community health workers (including promotores de salud, community health representatives, community health advisors, patient navigators, and others) are frontline, culturally competent, public health workers who serve as a bridge between underserved communities and healthcare systems. They are from, or have a close understanding of, the

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The Community Guide in Action The Guide to Community

The Community Guide is an essential resource for people who want to know what works in public health. The Community Guide provides evidence based findings from the Community Preventive Services Task Force about community based programs, services, and policies (interventions) to improve health. The Community Guide contains hundreds of Task Force findings, along with the systematic

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Advocacy American Exploration & Mining Association

AEMA is an effective and proactive advocate for the North American mining community, successfully influencing the outcome of political dialogue, building effective working strategies with key elected officials, developing and coordinating industrys response to legislative and regulatory issues, and galvanizing the grassroots.

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Regulation of Mining in Alaska

the proposed action/actions. An alternative action will also be derived and analyzed. Stipulations to preferred alternatives will be attached to the approval of the mining plan. Mining proposals with large impacts to the environment or health and human safety will

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MINING Colossal Alaska gold project quietly winning

Mar 02, 2018·Colossal Alaska gold project quietly winning approval executive director of the Alaska Community Action on Toxics, said in an interview that "the ore body in

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Community Teck

Apr 29, 2019·Community is a key focus for our comprehensive sustainability strategy, which sets out short term goals to 2020 and long term goals to 2030 in six sustainability areas Community, Our People, Water, Biodiversity, Energy and Climate Change and Air.

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BLUEPRINT FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING NSW

of mental ill health on mining Data on mental health needs within the mining industry are limited. However, people working in the mining industry are drawn from the broader Australian community, and based on Australian figures, it is estimated that between 8,000 to 10,000 employees are likely to experience a common mental illness such

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Health Studies on the Effects of MTR Coal Mining OVEC

The Effects of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining on Mental Health, Well Being, and Community Health in Central Appalachia (September, 2012) How Many Mountains Can We Mine? Assessing the Regional Degradation of Central Appalachian Rivers by Surface Coal Mining (July 2012) Main Points

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