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Links

Welcome to the Links page.  The links below will take you to sites that describe some of the health professions programs in Alaska.  In addition, we have included a list of Employer Recruitment Sites and Loan Repayment sites.

Alaska Programs and Resources

Alaska AHEC Program
Alaska Family Medicine Residency
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Health Careers In Alaska
Health Care in Alaska (an April 2014 report prepared by Alaska DHSS for the Alaska Health Care Commission)
WWAMI Alaska-School of Medical Education
University of Alaska School of Allied Health
University of Alaska Department of Health Sciences (including PA Program)
University of Alaska School of Nursing
University of Alaska School of Social Work

Alaska Employer Recruitment Sites

The State of Alaska Job Center Network-Healthcare Jobs website includes a searchable jobs database for a variety of occupations.

The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium recruits health professionals for statewide tribal health organizations and hospitals.

The Alaska Public Health Nursing website includes four regional recruitment videos as well as descriptions of public health nursing positions.

The Alaska Primary Care Association currently has 29 organizational members as well as many more Associate members. Their website includes a listing of employment opportunities with CHCs in Alaska. Two additional regional websites that advertise Alaska CHC openings include:
The Inline Group
Northwest Regional Primary Care Association

Health Careers in Alaska Check out the Find A Job section which lists links to major health employers in the state including hospitals, Alaska Native health corporations and social service employers.

Regional or National Recruitment Sites

3RNet is a nonprofit organization that connects professionals searching for healthcare jobs in rural or underserved areas.  Searches for job openings can be sorted by states, as well as NHSC Loan Repayment sites and Health Professional Shortage areas.
Rural Healthcare: Benefits to Practicing in Rural or Underserved Areas

Alaska Healthcare News
This Alaska link is part of the Healthcare News Corporate Website, which has job postings for positions at hospitals, clinics, health insurance companies and provider organizations in the U.S.

National Health Service Corps
The National Health Service Corps includes a searchable jobs database that can be sorted by discipline/specialties, community or state, and by HPSA scores. The NHSC also conducts periodic virtual job fairs.

Loan Repayment Sites

Alaska’s SHARP Loan Repayment Program
This program offers loan repayment for primary care clinicians including physicians, pharmacists, NPs, PAs, RNs, dentists, dental hygienists, psychiatrists, psychologists, LCSWs, LPCs, and marriage and family therapists.

National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program
Licensed health care providers may serve as primary care medical, dental or mental/behavioral health clinicians at an approved NHSC approved site for two years in exchange for loan repayments.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Loan Repayment Program
IHS has two loan repayment programs for health professionals interested in a career in Indian Health.